In addition to organized school sports teams, there are many activities available for youth of all ages in Carroll County. Many of them are listed below, but for the most up-to-date information, see the “Call Outs” columns in the Carroll County Comet. Activities such as wrestling camps are also announced in the Comet.Golfing
, canoeing, boating
, and other sporting activities also abound in Carroll County.
Carroll County Sports
Baseball & Softball
Town & County Baseball & Softball League covers several counties including Carroll. It sponsors co-ed sports for children from ages eight to 14.
- The Burlington Jr. League sponsors Little League and Girls Softball as well as T-ball for boys and girls ages 4-6. Little League has teams for ages 6-8, 9-10, and 11-12. Girls softball has teams for 8, 10, 12, and 14 and under.
- Camden Youth Baseball & Softball involves children ages 3-14. Girls Chairman is Andy Kelly at 574-686-2737 and Boys Chairman is Rod Moudy at 574-686-2277.
- Delphi Youth Baseball is a member of the Town & Country League and serves children ages 4-12.
- Delphi Pony League information is available from Dave Murray at 765-564-3844.
- Delphi Girls Softball is a summer recreation program for ages 6-15. Participation forms are available at Delphi Community Elementary School and Middle School.
- Flora Girls Softball serves ages 5-16 at the Flora Community Park. Gail Ennis, 574-967-3965, coordinates activities.
- Flora Baseball is coordinated by Susan Denny at 574-967-4984. T-ball, Minor, and Major Little League teams are included.
- Flora Pony League plays at Flora Community Park and is organized by Lonnie Spesard at 574-967-4595.
- Colt League baseball for 15 and 16 year olds is available regionally with teams formed by students from multiple schools.
Carroll Cougars Wrestling Club
Open to ages 4 to Sr. High interested in wrestling. It is an ISWA sanctioned Club and meets at the Carroll Elementary School. For more information, contact Shelly Turnpaugh
, Membership Director at 765-268-2313
or Head Coach Ladd Kitchel
Wildcat Creek MX
A large Motocross Racing facility
is located in southern Carroll County on Wildcat Creek near Pyrmont. Wildcat Creek MX
offers facilities for spectators as well as riders and sponsors prizes in various classes. Riders under age 18 must bring written parental permission. Overnight camping at the track is also available.
Adult Sport & Recreation
Delphi Community School System
makes available the Middle School Gymnasium for walking during winter months and bad weather. They also offer the school swimming pool for a water aerobics program. The Carroll County Community Center
offers fitness programs and sports teams for children and adults.