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Metro Parks Sports Nashville



Q: Does the league supply uniforms?
A: Jerseys is included in your registration fee.

Q: What do i need to bring?
A: The following should be brought to all games and practices:

Soccer: A soccer ball with your child's name on it and water bottle.  Cleats are highly recommended but not required.  Shin guards must be worn 
Basketball: A basketball with your child's name on it, water bottle, and tennis shoes with non-marking sole. 

Q: What size ball will I need?
A: The following sizes are listed below:

Soccer: Size 3 (23-24 inches)

Q:What type of awards are given?
A: Each player will receive an individual award.

Q: Who can play?
A: Metro Parks Sports are open to boys and girls of all skill levels.  Ages vary based on community center locations due to field and/or gym access.

Q: How are individual players p[aced on teams?
A: Participants are placed on teams based on their age and requests.  The information you provide on the registration questionnaire plays a large role in how teams are drafted.

Q: What if I have a specific request?
A: Accommodations are definitely considered but we cannot guarantee every request will be honored.  In the registration questionnaire, you can request specific teams and/or coaches.

Q: Do you accept team reservations?
A: We do!  An independent team can join the league for a fee.

Q: How many players are on a team?
A: The number of players on a team varies based on the age group on the number of players required on the court/field, plus 2-3 additional players. For example, if an age group plays 4v4, the minimum on the roster is 4 the maximum is 6.

Q: How are practices and games held?
A: Teams are required to practice once a week.  Games are held on Saturdays.  Practice times and locations are scheduled by volunteer coaches, not by Metro Parks Sports.  Your volunteer coach will inform you of your child's practice time and location.

Q: When and where are practices?
A: All practices will be held near the location that hosts the sport for which you registered.  Some games may require you to travel to other Metro Parks community centers. 

Q: How much playing time can my child expect?
A: All participants play a minimum of 50% of the time.

Q: How will I be notified by weather cancellations?
A: Metro Parks Sports is responsible for notifying the guardian/parent and coaches.  The guardian/parent and coaches will receive an email or text message.  If the coach decides to cancel, it i the coach's responsibility to notify the team.

Q: How many games will we play?
A: Games will be played for the following sports:

Soccer: 6-8
Basketball: 6-8

Q: How do I register?
A:In person at the community center which the sport is offered.

Q: How does the refund policy work?
A: Refunds are available to be requested up to 14 business days prior to the first game of the season.