Bowers Park fields are closed for renovation. All other fields are open.










Other non-team oriented youth athletic activities or other youth programs may be found under the Activities section of our site.

Click on "Online Registration" below to see a complete listing of our classes and activities.

Need help with online registration? 



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Just a heads up for our participants--- traffic may be heavy near Sokol Park with all of our Fall sports being played at that location. Please make plans to arrive early and be patient with other drivers!

To help control traffic flow, we ask that all of the Softball participants park in the front parking lot, off of Watermelon Road. Football participants should park in the rear parking lot off of Union Chapel Road.




Instructional (6-8)

Division I (9-10) 

Division II (11-12) 


Tackle football program for ages 6-12.  Registration is according to the local school zones.  The league is divided into three divisions:
Instructional (ages 6-8)
Division I (ages 9-10)
Division II (ages 11-12)
Teams play a 6 game regular season and single elimination post season tournament.  There are no weekend or travel games. 
Registration is open until August 22 or until teams are full. 
Each team is limited to the first 28 registered participants.
To check team availability, please click here.
Cost: $85 per child, includes game jersey
Necessary equipment:  helmet, chin strap, mouth piece, shoulder pads, practice jersey, football pants, leg pads (hip, thigh, knee, and tail), and cleats

Please contact Kameca Webb at 562-3220 for any questions about the league, or email us. 

Tuscaloosa United Soccer Club 119701

Fall 2014 Programs Information

Registration for Fall 2014 programs is now closed.  Please contact Bradlee Colburn at 205.562.3200 | Email Bradlee Colburn to be added to the waiting list for team placement.

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2014 Volleyball Schedule

2014 Volleyball Bylaws

The 12U Girls Volleyball League is for girls 12 and Under as of September 1, 2014.  Teams will play a seven game regular season and a single elimination post-season tournament.  All games will be played during the week at a PARA activity center.

Cost: $450 per team

Registration Deadline: Friday, September 19th.

Individual registration is not available.  Individuals may contact Bradlee Colburn to be listed as a Free Agent to be placed on a team if possible.

Team Registration Packet

12U Girls Volleyball Flyer

For more information, please contact Bradlee Colburn at 205.562.3200.

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The Hughes Center Youth Winter Basketball League is for kids ages 5-6. Teams practice once a week on Tuesdays for 25 minutes then play a game immediately following practice.

Registration Fee: $50 per player

Email Brandon McAway or call 562-3215 for more information.



Youth Basketball


Free agent and team registration is now open for the 2014-2015 PARA-YMCA Youth Basketball League. Registration may be completed online at via the link to Online Registration or in person at any Tuscaloosa County PARA office or the Downtown YMCA.

Registration Deadline:
The registration deadline is Friday, October 24th for free agents.
The registration deadline is Friday, October 31st for teams.

Coaches | Managers:
Interested coaches/managers should pick up a coaching packet at any Tuscaloosa County PARA office or online at

Boys and Girls teams will be offered in the following divisions. Divisions are based on school grade level.
• Boys: K-1 | 2-3 | 4-5 | 6-7 | 8
• Girls: K-1 | 2-3 | 4-5 | 6-7

Fees | Uniforms:
The fees listed below are for each player. Teams may choose to purchase uniforms directly from PARA.
K-1: $75 with uniform | $60 without uniform
2-3: $75 with uniform | $60 without uniform
4-5: $80 with uniform | $65 without uniform
6-7: $85 with uniform | $70 without uniform

Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, November 4th 6:00 pm at Belk Center



K-1 Division

2nd-3rd Grade Boys Division

2nd-3rd Grade Girls Division

4th-5th Grade Boys Division

4th-5th Grade Girls Division

6th-7th Grade Boys Recreational Division

6th-7th Grade Boys Competitive Division

6th-7th Grade Girls Division

4th-5th and 6th-7th Grade Boys Jamboree Schedule





Coaches Application


Recreational Program Rules Sheet

Competitive Program Rules Sheet

December Calendar

January Calendar

February Calendar


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Show your team spirit with PARA Cheerleading!  We cheer for PARA tackle football and PARA flag football.  The season starts  August 26th & 27th with the clinic at the Belk Center, and the first game is September 8th at Sokol Park.  Clinic is being conducted by Bryant High Cheerleaders.

Registration is $125, which includes the clinic and full uniform.


(For girls 5-12 years old)

PARA Cheer would love for moms to sponsor squads!  Sponsors will receive a discount.  For more information, email or call Kameca Webb, 562-3220.  

Partnership with UOC Sports Medicine

PARA is proud to announce a partnership with UOC Sports Medicine to help keep our athletes safe from head injury and concussion.  As part of this initiative, UOC will provide concussion and head injury awareness training for coaches and parents and UOC Athletic Trainers will be present at select PARA programs & activities.

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