October Sports Announcements
There is a way for EVERY child to play…
SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE IN EACH SPORT
Please contact: Community Action Center of Northfield, 507-664-3550
We encourage you to check each association’s website for the most current information.
MYSL opens registration for its 2022 season this month! Northfield youth ages 4-12 cross country ski weekly in the Carleton Arboretum on Sunday afternoons in January and February.
Join us for a fun, non-competitive environment where lifelong ski skills are taught through games and time on the trail. Parents are encouraged to help and learn alongside their youth. Parent coaches are given early registration for their youth. Limited amounts of youth-sized rental gear are available.
The Northfield Area Family YMCA is running a variety of family and youth programming this fall! Programs are available to both YMCA members and community members. Please check our website for the latest updates and program offerings. Scholarships are available for memberships (did you know we have a youth membership?!) and programs.
Registration is now open for In-House and Traveling Leagues. Travel registration closes Oct. 10. In-House registration closes Oct. 25.
IN-HOUSE basketball for grades K-6
Registration is $99
In-House will practice one weeknight and have 3-on-3 games Saturday mornings. Practice nights are subject to gym time approval for by the school district. Age specific days and times TBD. We will post to the website when determined. In-House runs from Nov. 1-Feb. 26.
VOLUNTEERS ARE VITAL to the running of our In-House program. Please consider giving of your time to help while your child is participating. Detailed direction for each practice will be provided by our In-House director.
**An In-House coaches clinic will be held Oct. 30 from 9-10 a.m.**
TRAVEL basketball for grades 4-8
Registration is $400 – made in three installments
Travel teams practice two nights per week and have weekend tournaments. Practice schedules are posted at the start of each month, and nights can vary. Tournament schedules will be posted before the start of the season.
**Tryouts will take place Oct. 16-17.** Practices will start the week of Oct. 25.
All registration information for both In-House and Travel can be found at: https://www.northfieldbasketball.com/page/show/4399743-boys-registration
OPEN SHOOTING FOR GRADES 4-12
Dates: Sept. 26, Oct. 3, Oct. 10
Time: 6-8 p.m.
Location: Northfield High School gym
FREE, and no pre-registration required.
FREE K-3 CLINIC
This clinic will be run by varsity staff. It’s a great chance to get back into the gym or try basketball for the first time. All skill levels welcome.
Dates: Sept. 25, Oct. 2, Oct. 9
Times: grades K/1, 8-8:55 a.m.; grades 2/3, 9:05-10 a.m.
Location: Greenvale Park Elementary School
FREE, and no pre-registration required.
- Northfield Skating School: Sundays, Oct. 3-Nov. 14, Ages 4-adult
- Northfield Ice Arena Equestrian Club: Fridays, Oct. 15-Nov. 5, 6:30-7:30 p.m., ages 4-17, Cornerstone on the Vermillion Sports Unlimited
- Football Camp: Thursday & Friday, Oct. 21-22, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., ages 6-12, Northfield Middle School
- Track Horse Camp: Thursday & Friday, Oct. 21-22, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., ages 4-17, Cornerstone on the Vermillion
Our fall season is starting soon! We are still looking for girls to add to our teams. Here is a link to our registration page: https://www.northfieldbasketball.com/page/show/4399739-girls-registration
Fall session is underway! Northfield Skating School is an official Learn To Skate USA program where participants build skills and confidence for skating and for life. Join our fun, professional, and inclusive learning environment and learn from trained and certified professional instructors.
The Northfield Soccer Association is excited to again offer winter training at the Dundas Dome! This is a great opportunity for Academy and Traveling players to continue to develop their soccer skills and to connect with their teammates during the off-season.
Winter training will be held on Monday and Thursday evenings from Jan. 10-March 31.
Registration opens soon at northfieldsoccer.org.
The Northfield Swim Club is a year-round competitive swim club that serves swimmers ages 6-18 in Northfield, Cannon Falls, Randolph, and other surrounding communities. We are a 100+ member club with swimmers who are just beginning competitive swimming to swimmers who are state-level competitors. If you can swim at least one length of the pool (25 yards), you can join the swim club! We offer fall, winter, spring, and summer sessions.
Check the website for latest updates to our schedule!
We had a great summer session of tennis! We will have one more session of tennis lessons this fall for kids. There will be four Saturday morning lessons beginning Sept. 18. Sign up through Northfield Community Education!
Watch our website and Facebook page for information regarding our 2021-22 winter season coming in October!
Northfield Wrestling is hosting FREE wrestling clinics for K-5th grade October 26 and 28 and November 2 and 3 from 3:20-4:45 p.m. in the gyms at Bridgewater, Greenvale and Spring Creek. Youth will learn the basics of wrestling during practices and use new skills in a competition against Northfield’s other schools at the all-city tournament on November 5 at 6:30 p.m. The regular youth wrestling season begins November 9. Registration opens October 1. Learn more and register at northfieldwrestling.com.