Sports Leagues and Lessons

If you’re looking for a sports team or league for your child you’re in the right place! We’ve put together a list of places where your child can play sports in and around Spartanburg. Whether your child wants to play soccer or softball we can help!

Looking for even more activities for kids? Be sure to check out our Ultimate Guide to Kid’s Activities in Spartanburg!

US Kids Golf Greenville Fall Tour


The US Kids Golf Greenville Fall Tour welcomes children ages 5-18! From first tournament to qualifying for world championships, these are fun and family friendly events. Parent caddies are required for ages 8 and under, and optional for ages 9 and up. Age-appropriate yardages and tees. The Top 5 in each age group at each event earn medals! Register before deadline.

Fall 2020 Tour dates are September 26th, October 3rd, October 17th, October 24th, October 31st, and November 14th.

Spartanburg County Parks Department


While the Parks Department does not sponsor any youth athletic leagues, the various athletic leagues use the county’s recreational fields. Their website also directs you to the various district leagues and traveling teams.

Upward Star Center

864.949.5700 | 9768 Warren H. Abernathy Highway, Spartanburg, SC

Upward sports either meet at the Upward Star Center or partner sites. They offer basketball, cheer, soccer, and flag football.

AYSO Spartanburg

864.978.2430 | P.O. Box 160566 , Boiling Springs, SC

Soccer organization for instruction and competition for children 4-18 years old.

Carolina FC

| 200 Madison Drive, Wellford, SC

Soccer instruction and soccer competition for children 5-18 years old. The soccer club is located at the Carolina FC Soccer Complex.

Inman Youth Association


Offers baseball, softball, track & field, football, cheerleading, basketball, and lacrosse

District 3 Youth Sports Association

Offers baseball, softball, and football

USTA Jr. Team Tennis


Multi-week programs for children 6-18 in multiple divisions

District 5 Sports and Activities Council

| 150 Leonard Street, Duncan, SC

Offers baseball, basketball, cheer, football, golf, lacrosse, softball, tennis, track, volleyball, and wrestling. See website for more information

D6 Youth Athletic Association

864.908.0445 | PO Box 170386 , Spartanburg, SC

Offers football, flag football, cheerleading, baseball, softball, t-ball, and lacrosse

North Spartanburg Athletic Association

864.485.9331 | 3740 Boiling Springs Road , Boiling Springs, SC

District 2 NSAA offers baseball, football, and cheerleading

The First Tee of the Upstate

864.395.0013 | Multiple locations throughout the Upstate, , SC

The First Tee Upstate South Carolina impacts lives of youth ages 5-17 by providing programs that build character, instill life enhancing values and healthy choices through the game of golf. Register at www.thefirstteeupstate.org

Soccer Shots Upstate


This soccer program can be found in daycares, preschools, and in public venues.

YMCA of Greater Spartanburg

864.585.0306 | 151 Ribault Street, Spartanburg, SC

Thomas E. Hannah and Middle Tyger YMCA branches offer youth indoor soccer, youth soccer, youth t-ball, youth flag football, youth cheer, and youth basketball; swim lessons, and parent and child swim lessons.

Hillbrook Baseball

| 300 Blackwood Drive, Spartanburg, SC

Offers recreational and competitive coed baseball leagues for children 5-12 years old

Boiling Springs Youth Athletic Association

864.406.5520 | 2427 Bryant Road, Boiling Springs, SC

Offers baseball, softball, football, cheerleading, track, and lacrosse.