Welcome to SFX Youth Sports

SFX Youth Sports is an all-volunteer organization in Brooklyn providing a wide variety of sports programs focusing on skills and teamwork. We have been serving the Brooklyn community for almost 50 years, expanding our programs every year.

Register Now for Girl’s Softball Clinic

SFX Youth Sports is proud to open registration for our third annual girl’s softball clinic for players 6-12 years of age. This summer the clinic will be run by Travel Softball/Baseball Coach Sean Edgar and current High School Varsity Fastpitch softball players. The clinic will run for 5 weeks beginning on July 6 and ending on August 3, held in Dean Street Park from 6:00pm-7:30pm. The cost of the program is $75 per player. For more information contact Sean Edgar.

Registration is Now Open for Fall Soccer and Flag Football

Soccer registration is now open for fall soccer, which will run from September 17 through mid-November. All games will be held in Prospect Park, between 9am and 12 noon. Five soccer divisions will be open for children ages 4-12.

Football Registration is now open for SFX’s fall flag football league, the only league to play in Prospect Park, Brooklyn. The season begins Saturday, September 17th. SFX Youth Sports offers several flag football divisions to serve children of all ages: we offer three coed divisions for children ages 7-12, and two boys-only divisions for children ages 13-17. 

SFX Youth Sports offers an “Early Bird” discount of $10 for soccer and football registrations received before May 29th, with a late registration fee applied for registration received between July 16 and August 14 when registration will close.

Register Now for Summer Baseball

Registration is now open for Summer baseball, and will be open through June 15, 2016. Early Bird discount of $10 will be honored for registration received before May 15.

The Summer Season runs from July 5th until August 14th for TBall, Pee-Wee, Pony, Cub and Super Bantam Divisions.

T-Ball, Peewee, and Pony Divisions will have one game per week at the Dean Street Field.  For Pee Wee and Pony, the day will change per week.

  • T-Ball (age 4) $60 fee – Saturday games at 9am
  • Peewee (ages 5 – 6) $90 fee – Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday games at 6pm
  • Pony (Ages 7 – 8) – $90 fee, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday games at 6pm

Cub and Super Bantam Divisions will have one game per week in Prospect Park or the Parade Grounds.  The day will change per week.

  • Cub (Ages 9 – 10) – $100 fee, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday games at 6pm
  • Super Bantam (Ages 11 -13) – $100 fee, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday games at 6pm

Picture Day

Make up day for Prospect Park Teams will be Saturday May 21st at Field 7 from 10:30am until 5pm.  Make up day for Dean Street teams (T-ball and Rookies Softball) will be Saturday, June 4th from 10am -2pm.

Two-Week SFX Summer Baseball Camp

Melvin MartinezRegister now for SFX Summer Baseball Camp, open to boys and girls from age 8 to 13. The camp offers two one-week programs to be held at Sternberg Park in Williamsburg, from 8:00am – 2:00pm, Monday July 11 through July 15, then Monday July 18 through Friday July 22. The program will provide individual and small-group instruction to accommodate players at all levels of skill: from beginner to advanced.

Lead instructor Melvin Martinez is currently Head Coach of Grant Street Campus, and will be assisted by high-school, college, or former professional players. The team will focus on developing pitching and catching skills for infielders and outfielders. Hitting will focus on technique and proper mechanics (including base running). For more information contact Melvin Martinez.

Soccer Skills Clinic

This year SFX Youth Sports has combined with Red Dragons Athletics to create a Soccer Skills Clinic, which teaches a unique combination of Speed, Stamina and Soccer Techniques. The one-week program will be offered in two sessions, from June 29 -July 1, then again from July 4 – July 8. The program was created by the SFX Soccer Director, Speed and Jump Coach of St. Francis Prep  High School, Coach JP Devesin.  Our program is non-competitive and is designed to teach young children the enjoyment of soccer.

Piccard Profile

John Piccard

The Prospect Park Alliance gave a shout-out to SFX President John Piccard in its recent update. Visit the Prospect Park Alliance website to read about SFX’s growth the last few years, and find out what John thinks about when he’s not standing on the sidelines.

Volleyball Champions!

SFX Volleyball Club 2016SFX Volleyball Club Team, 15 Navy, swept the GEVA Regional Championships, Flight 8 on April 16 in Denville, NJ.  Undefeated in a long day of play, the girls bested Long Island Blaze in two sets in the final match.  Consistent serving, perseverance and teamwork got the job done.  Congratulations, players and coaches! For more information or to congratulate the team, contact Amy Thogmartin.

Ready to Volunteer?

SFX is run entirely by volunteers—people like you who offer their time and passion giving back to the community. This approach has allowed us to offer affordable programs for all children for almost 50 years. Please consider signing up to volunteer as a coach, assistant coach or at the league level.

Thank You,

John Piccard

President SFX Youth Sports