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Team Sports

Knox County Parks and Rec offers adult recreational softball leagues, partners with local youth and adult sports associations offering sports leagues for all skills and abilities, and maintains numerous athletic facilities across Knox County.

YOUTH SPORTS

Knox County partners with numerous youth sports associations, also commonly referred to as "commissions", who build their leagues in community parks.  Rules for Knox County youth leagues are discussed and determined by commissioners each year.  Commissions set registration fees, form teams, recruit volunteer coaches, develop practice schedules, purchase any provided uniforms and equipment, and are the primary contact for parent and player communications.

Youth Sports Sign Up

Baseball/Softball | Basketball | Football | Soccer | Lacrosse | Rugby


ADULT SPORTS

Adult softball leagues are offered each spring (April-June) and fall (August-October) at Knox County Sports Park.  Seniors, Co-ed and Men's leagues are offered weeknights.  Teams may choose their leagues based on day of the week and skill level (0HR, 2HR, etc.).

Knox County partners with numerous adult sports associations, who operate their leagues in Knox County Parks.  Adult sports associations set registration fees, form teams, develop practice and game schedules, purchase any provided uniforms and equipment, and are the primary contact for player communications.

Adult Sports Sign Up

Baseball |  Softball |  Kickball |  Flag Football |  Soccer |  Rugby | 


COUNTY PARKS & REC OFFICE

Jay Smelser, Deputy Director of Recreation
jay.smelser@knoxcounty.org
Address: 2447 Sutherland Ave., 37919
Phone: 865-215-6600
Fax: 865-215-6603

Jennifer Gentry, Sports Operations Manager
jennifer.gentry@knoxcounty.org
Address: 2447 Sutherland Ave., 37919
Phone: 865-215-6600
Fax: 865-215-6603


Athletic Facilities

Knox County Parks and Recreation operates four specialized athletic facilities for use by citizens and visitors for sporting events including practices, games, and weekend tournaments. Requests are accepted for use of these parks in late-Fall (October) and dates awarded (December) each year with use scheduled to begin in January/February.  For information about renting one of these facilities, contact Jennifer Gentry, Sports Operations Manager 865.215.6600 or Jennifer.gentry@knoxcounty.org.

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Parks & Rec

Main Office
2447 Sutherland Ave
Knoxville, TN 37919

Phone: 865-215-6600
Fax: 865-215-6603

24 Hour Info Hotline:
865-215-GAME

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