Smithfield: Sports

Parks & Rec Notes


Contact: 919-934-2148;

Smithfield Red Devils football

Limited Smithfield Red Devils roster spots remain for the varsity division, ages 11-12 (as of Aug. 1). All other age groups are full. The fee is $40 for Smithfield residents or $80 for non-Smithfield residents. Games are played in the fall beginning in September. Practice begins in August.

Smithfield Red Devils cheerleading

Registration for Smithfield Red Devils cheerleading is open for ages 5-12 until Aug. 27. The fee is $25 for Smithfield residents or $50 for others. The uniform cost will be around $50. Uniforms are purchased by cheerleaders and kept after the conculsion of the season. Games are played in the fall beginning in September. Practice begins in August.

Men’s open league softball

Registration for a men’s open softball league is open until Aug. 23. The fee is $475 per team for the 12-team league. All fees are due before the season begins. The season begins after Labor Day.

Smithfield girls volleyball

Girls volleyball for grades 4-6 is offered by the Smithfield Parks Dept. this fall. Registration is $35 for Smithfield residents and $70 for non-residents. Practices begin in September and games start later that month, then ends in early November. Sign-ups end Aug. 23.

Aquatics, fitness programs

The Smithfield Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of aquatics classes and fitness programs. Visit or call 934-1408 for more information. Some of the fitness offerings include Cycling, Zumba, Hip Hop Hustle, Piyo, Turbo Kick, Total Body, Tai Chi, Inferno Cycle, P90X and Cycle Fusion. For more information regarding classes, please call 934-1408. All classes are roughly an hour long.


Contact: 919-975-1411;

Harrison Gym open play

Practice your moves, meet your friends, stay active and spend time with your family at the Harrison Gymnasium. Drop in for basketball with no reservations necessary. The court is available on a first-come, first-served basis. You must sign in each time and present a photo ID. Play for ages 18 and over is available Sundays from 4-6 p.m. The cost is $3 per person. Play for ages 55 and older is available on Fridays from 6-8 p.m. There is no charge for the Friday session.