1st/2nd Grade and 3rd/4th Grade Flag Football
Separate coed leagues will be offered for grades 1st/2nd and 3rd/4th. Practices will begin the week of August 7th. Practices are scheduled per the volunteer coach. Two practices will be held during the weeks prior to games starting. Once games begin, teams will practice once per week. Whitewater teams participate in a league with neighboring communities. Games are played on Saturdays. The game schedule varies based on field availability.
To register, click HERE
4K/5K Flag Football
This program will serve as an introduction to football for boys and girls in 4K & 5K Kindergarten. The program will focus on skill building through drills and fun competitions. Each week the staff will incorporate new skill and end with a fun scrimmage. Teams will not be pre-determined and additional practices will not be held. Each participant will receive a jersey.
WYFL Hybrid Flag Football
All registration for this program must be completed online.
WYFL 7-on-7 Flag Hybrid Football will once again be offered in the fall of 2017. Games will be played on Saturdays at Whitewater High School and in the other communities participating in the league. Practices are held 3 times per week until school starts and twice a week once school starts. Practice times and days of the week are determined by the coaches. Equipment including a helmet and shoulder pads for all participants will be provided for this style of flag football. The WYFL feels this format provides greater protection for participants and allow athletes the opportunity to get comfortable wearing equipment prior to participation in tackle football. Participants will have the opportunity to learn skills required to play on the line or in “skill” positions. The playbook and terminology will be designed to build up towards the Whitewater High School playbook.
This year there will not be a fundraiser included with the registration fee. There will be a fundraiser conducted by the WYFL at a time later to be determined.
The fee of $100 is good until June 15th. After June 15th, the fee will go up to $115.
Click HERE for registration
WYFL Tackle Football 6th-8th Grade
The Whitewater Youth Football League (WYFL) operates tackle football for
children ages 6th - 8th grade for students of the Whitewater Unified School
District. A separate team will be formed for each grade level. The 6th-8th
grade WYFL teams will once again be part of the Dane & Jefferson County
Youth Football League (D&JCYFL) and will play both its home and away games
on Saturdays.. Practices are scheduled per the volunteer coach. Practice will
be four times per week until the first game and will then go down to 3 times
per week with times and days determined by the coaches.
This year there will not be a fundraiser included with the registration fee.
There will be a fundraiser conducted by the WYFL at a time later to be
The fee of $125 is good until June 15th. After June 15th, the fee will go up to
registration for this program must be completed online.Click HERE for registration
Youth Basketball Instruction
A skill building basketball experience for elementary children. An emphasis is placed on learning basketball skills, the game of basketball, and having fun! Skills include shooting, passing, and dribbling, defense, and footwork. The first four weeks will focus on instruction. The final four weeks will include 3 on 3 games provided there are enough participants. Adjustable basket heights will be used in accordance to the age group. Each participant will receive a team jersey with a member
Dates: October 21st - December 16th 2017 (No class 11/25/2017)
Min/Max Registration: 10/40
Fee: Resident $30/ Non-resident $37.50
Deadline: October 9th 2017
Location: Whitewater High School Auxiliary Gym
Private Baseball / Softball Lessons
Need a little
individual help with pitching, hitting or fielding before the season starts?
Going through a slump during the season? Former Fighting Illini baseball player,
Brian de la Torriente will help break down your mechanics to help you get a
better understanding of how to improve at certain baseball skills. He will run
you through different drills depending on what specific skill you are looking
to work on. Not only with Brian help with your mechanics, but he will help you
learn the mental part of the game, as well as work on certain in game
For more information and to set up lessons, please contact Brian at firstname.lastname@example.org or (262)-473-0119
Youth and Adult Tennis
Whitewater Parks and Recreation Department and Premier Tennis and Fitness are working together to bring top notch professional tennis classes to Whitewater area children and adults. Skills that will be covered consist of serving, forehand, backhand, and footwork, along with learning the rules of the game and how to score.
All equipment will be provided.
The program with be overseen by the Tennis Director at Premier Tennis and Fitness, Barry Hankel. All classes will be on Thursdays at Whitewater High School. Make up days will be that Friday at the regular scheduled class time.
Ages 3-6: Using Quick Start approach, children are taught using balls that bounce lower and don’t move as fast so they are easier to hit.
Ages 7-8: Students will further develop tennis strokes, groundstrokes and volleys and the serve. Footwork drills and pint playing will be introduced.
Ages 9-12: Students will refine stroke mechanics with major emphasis on improving the consistency and accuracy of groundstrokes, volleys, overheads and learning the rules of the game.
Ages 13-18: This group is designed for high school players or advanced middle school players. Drills become more intense and focused on strategy, point play for singles and doubles.
Adults: All levels are welcome from Beginner to Advanced. Drills will work on technique, strategy, and point play. Drills will be fast paced and keep you moving.
There will be two sessions during the summer. Session 1 will be from June 15th-July 13th. Session two will run from July 20th-August 17th.
Whitewater Traveling Baksetball Club
The mission of the Whitewater Traveling Basketball Club is to educate Whitewater's youth in basketball skills and to promote good sportsmanship, teamwork, and physical fitness in partnership with the athletes, coach families, school district, and community. We are committed to elevating the skill level of each athlete in the program, and to nurturing a sense of commitment to the team and loyalty to each individual teammate within the framework of a competitive athletic environment.
The whitewater Traveling Basketball Club offers basketball for boys and girls. Grade Level teams are organized by volunteer coaches and teams practice twice a week, with each practice being 90- 120 minutes. The season varies based on the age level of the child with games played on Saturdays. A majority of teams will also participate in tournaments including those tournaments which are hosted in Whitewater. Parents and families are expected to volunteer for our hosted tournaments, the dog pound classic, and JR. Warhawk. The club offers the tournaments in place of fundraising. Registration is available on-line by visiting www.wwparks.org
Baseball and Softball
As we have made a change in phone systems, there is a new cancellation hotline. The number to call is (262)-458-2799. Please use this number if you think there may be a cancellation due to inclement weather. As always, please check the website and your emails for cancellations as well.