Youth Sports and Dance
Let’s get moving! From preschool to middle school and every grade in between, your child will develop athletic and social skills to last a lifetime. 

We’re hiring coaches! Part-time coaches help young athletes build the sports skills they need to succeed in Willamalane programs and on-site at Springfield Public Schools. Interested? Apply here or check out our other jobs.

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Preschool-age 

My First Dance 
Ages 4-6. Your little mover and groover deserves the spotlight! This program will teach the fundamentals of movement and rhythm through ballet, hip hop and jazz.


My First Sports
Ages 4-6. Run, jump, dribble, toss, and bat alongside your little athlete! My First Sports creates  a bonding experience like no other. Fall sports include Soccer, Basketball, and Indoor Track & Field. Parent participation is required in these introductions to athletics. Each participant receives a medal!


My First Tumbling
Ages 4-6. Your kid will develop tumbling skills, confidence, strength, and flexibility. Before long, they’ll be doing forward and backward rolls, handstands, cartwheels, and bridges!



Grades K-5 

After-School All-Stars
Grades K-5. Dribble, kick, jump, and score! These six-week after-school classes get kids excited about sports from the convenience of their elementary school gym or playground. Coaches use games and drills to sharpen skills and reinforce fundamentals all while having a blast! Scholarships are available.

Soccer (Grades K-2)

  • Centennial, Douglas Gardens, Guy Lee, Maple, Mount Vernon, Page, Ridgeview, Riverbend, Thurston, Two Rivers-Dos Rios, Walterville, Yolanda 
  • $49 per sport. 
  • See upcoming sessions


Karate (Grades 1-5) 

  • Centennial, Douglas Gardens, Mount Vernon, Page, Thurston, Two Rivers-Dos Rios
  • $49 per sport. 
  • See upcoming sessions

Basketball (Grades 4-5) 

  • Centennial, Douglas Gardens, Guy Lee, Maple, Mount Vernon, Page, Ridgeview, Thurston, Two Rivers-Dos Rios, Walterville, Yolanda 
  • $49 per sport. 
  • See upcoming sessions


Cross Country
Grades 3-5. The trails are calling! In Willamalane’s youth cross-country team, runners will learn the proper techniques of covering long distances while traversing Springfield’s many amazing trails. We’ll start at Bob Keefer Center, then travel to local trails together. 


Cheer

Kids can get started early with Minis Cheer and develop their spirit, skills, and sportsmanship throughout grade school and middle school.

Minis Cheer (Ages 5-7)
Minis Cheer offers young kids a taste of the cheerleading world as they build basic skills. Participants will have opportunities to preform at local games during the season.

Youth Cheer (Ages 8-10)
Youth Cheer builds on movement and balance skills to develop young cheerleaders. Participants will have opportunities to preform at local games during the season.


Dance 
Ages 7-10. Looking for a way to channel the energy of your little mover and groover? This program will teach the fundamentals of movement and rhythm through ballet, hip hop, and jazz.


Tumbling
Ages 7-10. Your kid will develop tumbling skills, confidence, strength, and flexibility. Before long, they’ll be doing forward and backward rolls, handstands, cartwheels, and bridges!


Winter Break Skills Camps
Grades 1-5. This winter break, your kids can have fun while focusing on athletics and teamwork. At the same time, they’ll hone their skills in sports like volleyball, basketball, soccer, multi-sports, and racket sports. Check out all the winter break camps here.


Middle School 

Junior Cheer

Build a solid foundation of cheer skills in this introductory group. Junior Cheerleaders will have multiple opportunities to perform and will train with the goal of competing and performing at a local competition and/or athletic events.


Middle School Sports

Grades 6-8. Your middle schooler will develop athletic skills, teamwork, and mastery of sports in the convenience of their own school gym. Fall sports include Cross Country, Flag Football, Volleyball, and Basketball. These recreational leagues are a partnership with Springfield Public Schools and are open to all kids, regardless of skill level or ability. Scholarships are available.

Volleyball

Girls Basketball

Boys Basketball 

Flag Football

Cross Country 



One-on-One Coaching

Ages 5-14. Willamalane’s experienced coaches will provide one-on-one private lessons in basketball, soccer, and volleyball. These lessons are designed for any youth with any ability. Students will be learning fundamentals and strategy as well as great life skills. Pre-registration is required for all lessons.

  • Bob Keefer Center
  • One student: $35 in-district, $42 out-of-district an hour.
  • Two students: $45 in-district, $54 out-of-district an hour.
  • Please call the athletics team at 541-736-4516 to set up your next lesson.


Scholarships

Do you have scholarships available?
Yes, we do! 
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