Athletics

The Crown Point Athletics Department offers programs for all ages all year round! 

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Fall/Winter 2023/2024 Programs


Adult Volleyball League

The co-ed and women’s Tuesday and Friday Night Happy Hour adult volleyball league includes eight matches plus a tournament. Tuesday session begins Oct. 10 and goes through Dec. 5. Tuesday matches played at Full Spectrum Fitness, 1516 N. Main St., Crown Point. Friday session begins Oct. 6 and goes through Dec. 1. Friday matches played at the Dean & Barbara White Community Center, 6600 Broadway, Merrillville.

Registration deadline| 
Oct. 6, 2023

Team participation fee|
Residents: $325
Non-residents: $400

Autumn Little Dribblers 

Learn how to dribble, shoot, pass and more during Little Dribblers! This program is for children in pre-K through third grade. Pre-school and kindergarten session will be held from 4:30-5:15 p.m. on Fridays from Oct. 13 to Dec. 8. The first, second and third grade session will be held from 4:30-5:30 p.m. Tuesdays from Oct. 17 to Dec. 5. Instruction will take place in the Athletic Development Fieldhouse at Franciscan Health Sports Medicine Crown Point, located at 12800 Mississippi Parkway, suite A101.

Registration deadline| 
Oct. 9, 2023

Individual participation fee|
Residents: $64
Non-residents: $80

Learn to Skate (Ages 3 and Older)

Learn the basics of ice skating, including balance, skating forward and backward, stopping and more! Class is held once a week for six weeks beginning Tuesday, Nov. 28. Skates are provided. Helmets are recommended.

Five Age Levels!

  • Tots (Ages 3-5)
  • Beginners 1 (Ages 6-18)
  • Beginners 2 (Ages 6-18) *Instructor approval required
  • Intermediate
  • Adults (18 and Older)

Class Offerings

  • Tuesday Classes: 5-5:45 p.m. OR 6-6:45 p.m. Nov. 28-Jan. 16
    • Tuesday Classes: Tots, Beginners 1 and Beginners 2
  • Thursday Classes: 5-5:45 p.m. OR 6-6:45 p.m. Nov. 30-Jan. 18
    • Thursday Classes: Tots, Beginners 1 and Adults 
  • Saturday Classes: 8-8:45 a.m. OR 9-9:45 a.m. Dec. 2-Jan. 6
    • Saturday Classes: Tots, Beginners 1, Beginners 2 and Intermediate 

Learn to Skate classes will only be held Saturdays during the holiday season from Dec. 20, 2023, to Jan. 3, 2024.

Registration deadline| 
Nov. 15, 2023

Individual participation fee|
Residents: $125 
Non-residents: $156.25

Developmental Hockey (Ages 5-18)

Children ages 5-18 will learn the fundamentals of hockey in the Crown Point Athletics skill development and instruction program. There will be 20-plus practice sessions and games. Practice sessions held on Mondays and Wednesdays beginning Monday, Dec. 4. Games held on Saturdays beginning in January 2024 through Feb. 24, 2024.

Youth Hockey practice will not be held during the holiday season from Dec. 20, 2023, to Jan. 3, 2024.

Registration deadline| 
Dec. 1, 2023

Individual participation fee|
$280, includes game jersey and socks

Adult Hockey (Ages 18+)

Players must be registered with USA Hockey prior to playing. Each player must be 18 or older. Register as an individual or as a team. A team consists of 12 players. GOALIES PLAY FREE! This is a no-check hockey league. There will be eight games, plus a season-ending tournament. The league will begin in January 2024. 

Registration deadline| 
Dec. 1, 2023

Individual participation fee|
$125, includes game jersey

Team participation fee|
$975, includes game jersey

Girls Spring/Summer Softball Sign-ups

In 2023, more than 1,000 girls played in the Crown Point Athletics Softball Leagues. Step up to the mound this spring and sign up for our 2024 spring/summer league! Registration will be held online only beginning Dec. 1, 2023, through Feb. 9, 2024.

Referee and Umpire Opportunities 

Baseball and softball umpires are needed for the Adult Fastpitch League and Girls Fastpitch Softball League. We also are accepting applications for ice hockey referees.

Sportsplex & Legacy Fields 

The Crown Point Sportsplex (1313 E. North St.) has two synthetic turf fields that are available for soccer, football and lacrosse play. There also is a baseball field and nine natural, illuminated grass fields. For more information about field rental or sponsorship opportunities, please call the PACE Department at 219-661-2271.

Residency Policy 

Residents are considered those who live within City of Crown Point limits. Please be aware not all Crown Point addresses will be within city limits. Individuals who live outside city limits are subject to non-resident rates. If you have questions regarding your residency, call 219-661-2271.

  1. Paul Waisnora

    Athletics Superintendent
    Phone: 219-661-2271, ext. 851

  2. John Stroia

    Athletics Crew Leader

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