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Recreation Director, Ben Cates Retires

Longtime Recreation Director, Ben Cates retired at the end of the 2018 summer recreation season. Ben has been the one and only Rutherford County Recreation director for the last 46 years. The excellent program we have today is the result of the hardwork and dedication of Director Cates. We wish him the very best in all of his future pursuits. As Mr. Cates always says: "Nobody Loses with County Rec!"

Rec Welcomes Our New Director

Joey Reed will be the new Recreation leader beginning this fall. Mr. Reed is a veteran teacher and coach with a great deal of experience with youngsters, players, and adults. We welcome Joey Reed as our new Director. See Mr. Reed

Winter Recreation Returns in October

Recreation sponsored Jr. Pro Basketball, volleyball, and open gym will reopen this fall. Please check back for specific times and locations in your area.

Jr. Pro Basketball Returns this Fall

Rutherford County Recreation's Jr. Pro Basketball League will return this fall. Please click on the Jr. Pro Link for information about league play in your area: Jr. Pro

Eagleville Jr. Pro Football

County Rec sponsored Jr. Pro Football at Eagleville concluded another season. Please check with Bruce Haley at Eagleville school for information about sign-up dates and locations. Practices will begin this summer.

Adult Volleyball

Please check with Katie Smithat Eagleville School for information about the 2019 Adult Volleyball program.

Concussion Information for Leaders, coaches and Refs

Please click the link below to get handouts and information regarding concussion training. All directors will be required to take the concussion training before the start of the new season.

Concussion training

On-line Test for coaches

Applications

Applications for the various softball, basketball, and football leagues are available at the invividual locations around the county. Please check with the playground leader for information regarding applications.


Our Summer Program

Welcome to Rutherford County Rec. We offer many recreational opportunities at sites throughout Rutherford county.

Director Cates Retires

Ben Cates our one and only Director for the past 46 years retired at the end of the 2018 Summer Recreation season. We will miss his wisdom, guidance, and his wonderful sense of humor. Some of us will even miss his1983 pontiac ("Ole Blue") that he bought new and is still driving.

Recreation Mission

To serve the recreational needs of our citizens.