Youth Athletics

COVID-19 Update

Iredell County Parks & Recreation Department is following the guidance and recommendations of the CDC, NCDHHS, and local, state, and federal governments during COVID-19.  At this time all Iredell County Parks & Recreation sports leagues (spring baseball & spring/fall soccer) are postponed.  


A variety of skill levels are available to children of Iredell County.
  • Recreation soccer is offered through our department for ages 5-12 (U6 to U12).
  • Some children age 4 may be eligible to play depending on date of birth.
Registration begins for children within the individual communities through local volunteer coordinators and athletic associations.

Coordinators will assign children to teams and schedule practices. Practices are usually through the week, with all games played on Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays.
Young Boy Taking a Soccer Corner Kick
Soccer Registration Graphic
2020 Fall Recreation Soccer Registration (Postponed)
  • Recreation soccer registration is currently in a POSTPONED.  Iredell County Parks & Recreation Department is following the guidance and recommendations from the CDC, NCDHHS, and local, state federal government agencies as it relates to COVID-19 and athletic league play.  
  • Spring season registration usually starts early July 8th and will runs through the mid-August.  Please contact your local soccer coordinator with the "Soccer Sign Up Chart" list below for registration details once we return back to play.
  • Signs and information should be posted in your area, or you can contact Iredell County Parks & Recreation office and we will be happy to get you registration information. (Please see the chart above for specific information. If your district/school is not listed, please contact our office).
  • Player fees for soccer vary per district, but typically range from $60-120. This should include the player uniform, referee/equipment/administrative fees, and state-required insurance for the soccer year. 
  • Coordinators will need to verify the player's birth certificate during registration 
    (please bring a copy for validation)

Recreation Season Dates (2020 Season Postponed)

  • Regular season matches will be played on Saturdays and Sundays, and start the weekend of September 12, 2020 and end by October 10, 2020, weather permitting.  Some U6 soccer games will also be played on Friday evenings.
  • Possible regular season make up weekend is October 25th & 26th
  • Teams may choose to play in our end of season soccer tournament scheduled for October 31 & November 1st or November 7th & 8th at $40 per team.  
  • Last possible date for the 2020 Fall ICPRD Soccer Tournament is November 14th & 15th.

Soccer Sign-Ups (Postponed Due to COVID-19)

Please contact the Recreation Office at 704-878-3103 if your school district is not listed.
District Date & Time Location Coordinator(s)
American Renaissance CLOSED
Beniah McMiller
(704) 277-2430

Adam Steele
(704) 880-5530
  Steven Wenger
(901) 550-4795
Cool Spring CLOSED
Chris Meador
(704) 929-6485
East Iredell CLOSED   Katie Collins
Carmen Brooks

Jared Hance
(704) 798-2402
(South Iredell Soccer Association)

*Mooresville Area
CLOSED Neil Armstrong
(704) 664-6564
(704) 618-7146

Daryl Tilley
Third Creek

Courtney Clippard

Chad Styers
Mark Hawk 
(704) 962-8866

Jimmy Mattingly
Union Grove CLOSED
Joe Johnson
(West Iredell Soccer Association)

Justin Wike
(704) 924-0575

2021 Spring Recreation Soccer Registration: CLOSED

  • Recreation soccer registration January 1st - February 12th. 
Recreation Season Dates
  • Regular season matches will be played:
    Games start the weekend of February 26, 2021 & will end by May 9th, weather permitting.
    Children 6 and under: Friday nights 6 PM and 7 PM and/or Saturdays 8 AM to 12 PM.
    Children 7 and over: Saturdays between 8 AM to 6 PM and Sundays between 2 PM - 6 PM.
  • No games will be played on Easter weekend (April 2nd - 3rd). 
  • Possible makeup days: May 14th - 16th.