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Youth Sports Programs
Canton Township along with several Canton Youth Sport Organization offers resident children and youth an opportunity to learn, play, and compete in many sports.
Whether the sport your looking for is Football, Basketball, Baseball, Softball, Soccer or Hockey, Canton Township has what your preschooler, child or youth needs.
Preschool Classes / Camps / Activities
Start Smart Sports Programs
At Summit on the Park, we offer classes that help develop fine motor, language and self-help skills. For Preschoolers there are music, sports, swim and art classes. We also have classes that are designed specifically for two, three and four year-olds.
Greater Canton Youth Baseball and Softball Association
Any player age 4-18 years, that lives in the City of Plymouth, Plymouth Twp., Canton Township or attends any school in the Plymouth-Canton School District boundaries is eligible to play. These schools include the public, private, charter and home school programs. Visit the Greater Canton Youth Baseball & Softball Association Website. Hotline: 734/394-5489.
Canton Little League Baseball
Any player who will reach the proper age before August 1, of the year in question shall be eligible to compete in Little League Baseball. Must have proof of residency,attendPlymouth-Canton School District and present a birth certificate. Tryouts to place all players on a team are held in March. League practices start in April with the league complete at the end of June followed by the All-Star tournaments in July. For more information call Don Lohrman at 734/756-7825.
Michigan Pride Girls Fastpitch
The Michigan Pride Softball Organization is a youth girl's premier travel fast-pitch softball organization reorganized and reformed in 2011 comprising of players ranging from 8 through ages 18. The Michigan Pride teams offer levels of play from beginners to advance. Our players are from various cities in both Michigan and Ohio - there are no residency restrictions. Players will be given the opportunity to learn sportsmanship, teamwork, leadership and life lessons as well as softball skills.
The mission of the Michigan Pride is to provide a multi-leveled program that provides a positive atmosphere where girls can acquire progressive training in the skills of fast-pitch softball at all ages while creating a fun environment for girls of all skill levels. The girls benefit from not only the travel team sport experience but they become better prepared for high school softball and beyond.
The Michigan Pride Softball Organization is a nonprofit organization. The entire staff (coaches and board members) are all volunteers.
Please contact one of our staff if you would like to know how you can help support or sponsor the Michigan Pride Softball Organization or anyone of our Michigan Pride Teams.
Correspondence can be sent to P.O. Box 87381, Canton, MI 48187 or email@example.com
For more information, please visit their PC Pride Website.
Thunderbird Softball Inc.
Thunderbirds Softball, Inc. (TSI) is a Canton-based non-profit corporation (founded in 2000) dedicated exclusively to supporting and promoting the sport of young women’s fastpitch softball. The organization is comprised of travel teams with players ranging in age from 8 to 19 years on our 10U through 18U teams.
All of our coaches are carefully selected and screened, and they have many years of experience with youth, much of it with fastpitch softball teams. The elected TSI Board works hard to implement a “for the girls” plan to assure a positive experience for our daughters. Their success is the primary goal of Thunderbirds Fastpitch.
We invite you to call or visit our Web site and see what the Thunderbirds Softball excitement is all about! Contact: Ray Barnes at 734/927-4739 or Humaira Afzal at 734/394-5629.
Canton Community Ed Youth Basketball League: Canton Community Ed.
Canton Lions Football Club
Football players and cheerleaders from ages 8-14 years old are eligible to join the Canton Lions Football Club. Registration for the season occurs first week of March. For information on the upcoming season please refer to the Canton Lions Football Club.
New and experienced lacrosse players are encouraged to join one of our leagues.
Team rosters are limited in size.
Player are required to supply their own equipment including helmet, stick, mouthguard, protective equipment and shoulder pads.
Included in the fee is a uniform for the season, practice time, a 12 week league shcedule, 2 tournament entries and endo fo the year pizza party.
Please contact the Canton Sports Center at 734/483-5600 with questions.
Teams of all ages abilities including recreation and travel, are encouraged to check out the outstanding facilities and great practice times. Enjoy our knowledgeable and friendly staff of coaches. New player registration begins in March. For more information, go to www.cantonhockey.org or phone us at 734-544-4460.
The fall hockey season runs from September through March. The spring season runs in April and May.
The Learn to Play program is still accepting registrations for ages 5-9 and clinics are held throughout the summer.
Canton Soccer Club
Outdoor soccer teams are available to players ages 5 to adult. Two full seasons are offered per year. SPRING April through June and FALL September through November.Registrations are offered typically four months prior to the start of a new season. Forms are available at the club office located inside High Velocity Sports on Michigan Ave. or on-line at cantonsoccerclub.com. Try outs for the Select and Premier travel teams begin mid June, please see the web site for updated information. Adult Teams are always looking for additional players 30, 40, and 50+. Men’s and Women’s open premier teams are now available, please contact the club office for more information regarding adult leagues. For all questions regarding outdoor soccer, please contact the club office at 734-480-7046 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Non residents are welcome
Victory Park - Arctic Edge and High Velocity
The Arctic Edge is host to boy's and girl's hockey high school teams and the Canton Amateur Hockey Association (CAHA) for boy's and girl's ages 5 thru 17. The rink also offers other programs to the community including: Figure Skating, Learn to Skate, Drop-In Hockey, Open Skating, Sticks and Pucks, Adult Hockey Leagues and birthday party packages. Adult Drop-In Hockey is available on Friday evenings. Please call the arena for times at 734/487-7777.
High Velocity Sports Center
High Velocity Sports is a 110,000 square foot indoor sports facility composed of three 175’ x 80’ foot soccer fields and one roller hockey rink. The facility also has two mini soccer fields, four locker rooms, two party rooms, a conference room, an extensive arcade, and a full-service café. The soccer fields are used for indoor soccer, flag football, and lacrosse.Alternative sports include field hockey and cricket. Fields are also used by trainers for individual and team strength, speed, and agility training. The roller hockey rink is used for roller and floor hockey. The mini fields are used for soccer clinics, lacrosse clinics, and dodge ball. Birthday parties, playgroups, and multi-sport kid camps are also in HVS’ forte. HVS is also available for corporate training sessions and team building.
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