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Sports registration open in Jackson

It’s time to sign up for sports with Jackson County Parks and Recreation.

• Registration is open for fall youth soccer through Monday, July 31. The league is open to players born in the years 2010-2019, with birth certificates required for all first-time players. Games will be on Saturdays at the Cullowhee Recreation Park starting Sept. 9, with practice beginning in mid-August. Volunteer coaches are needed. The $60 fee includes shirt, shorts and socks.

• Register for the Church 3v3 Basketball League through Saturday, July 15, with games played Thursday evenings at the Cullowhee Recreation Center starting July 20.  Players must be at least 14 years old, and registration is limited to eight teams. Team fee is $150.

• Register for the golf league through Monday, July 31. Play will be Tuesday nights at the Smoky Mountain Country Club starting Aug. 15. Fees are $10 to enter plus $25 per week paid to the course.

• A youth volleyball tournament will be held at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 18, at the Cashiers/Glenville Recreation Center for rising third through sixth graders. Cost is $50 per team with four players on each team.

Register at For more information, call 828.293.3053 for Cullowhee or 828.631.2020 for Cashiers.

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