Pop Warner Cheerleading

Updated 10-14-2020

The Harrisburg Parks and Recreation Department offers Pop Warner Cheer for children ages 7 to 12. Pop Warner Cheer is offered in the fall. Information regarding registration and leagues will typically be made available in late April or early May.

Please be sure to check back periodically for updates regarding Harrisburg Parks and Recreation Youth Pop Warner Cheer.

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Fall Youth Pop Warner Cheer Divisions

Based on the child’s age of July 31, 2020.

Ages as of 7/31/2020
7, 8, and 9
50-100 lbs.
Junior Pee Wee
8,9, and 1065-115 lbs.
65-95 lbs.
Pee Wee
9, 10, and 11
80-130 lbs.
80-110 lbs.
Jr. Varsity***10, 11, and 12
95-155 lbs.
(older/lighter)13*95-135 lbs.

*The asterisked provisions in each division allow the so-called "older but lighter" player to also qualify.
The last year of eligibility falls under more stringent weight restrictions, per above.
**Body weight is not a factor in Cheerleading.
***Contact Harrisburg Parks and Recreation if interested in registering for Jr. Varsity, prior to registering.

Fall Youth Pop Warner Cheer and Football Registration Information**

  • Registration: June 1 – July 2, 2020

July 6 – 10, 2020

  • Additional Registration options:
    Parks and Recreation Office TBD

                    Contact Mike Kirby directly by phone, (704) 455-0725, or by email, [email protected], to schedule.

**The Town of Harrisburg’s Town Hall is currently closed to the public. We will be encouraging participants to register over the phone, by mail, or by scan and sending an email until further notice.

What is Required to Sign up?

Forms may be emailed or mailed due to Town Hall being closed to the public currently. Forms may be emailed to [email protected] OR [email protected] or mailed to: PO Box 100, Harrisburg NC 28075. Payment can be accepted over the phone in the form of credit/debit at 704-455-7275.

**Note: All forms must be completed and submitted prior to July 31, 2020.**

Fall Youth Pop Warner Cheer Fees

  • $130 for Cabarrus County resident
  • $160 for Non-Cabarrus County resident

Uniform Deposit

  • $50 uniform deposit is required for each participant, in addition to the registration fees

Fall Youth Pop Warner Cheer and Football Important Dates to Remember

  • When to expect to be contacted by a coach by: TBD
  • What to do if you haven’t heard from your coach:
    • Please contact the Town of Harrisburg Parks and Recreation directly by phone starting on TBD.
      • Our phone number is (704) 455-7275.
  • Practices are scheduled to start on TBD.
  • Practice schedules to be posted online by TBD
  • Games are scheduled to start on TBD.
  • Game schedules to be posted online by TBD. 
  • Picture day: TBD

Fall Youth Pop Warner Cheer and Football Information Sheet & & Policies and Waivers

Fall Youth Pop Warner Cheer Field Layout & Practice Schedules

Fall Youth Pop Warner Cheer and Football Game Schedules

  • Mitey-Mite - 7 to 9-year-olds (PDF)
  • Junior Pee Wee - 8 to 11 *-year-olds (PDF)
  • Pee Wee - 9 to 12 *-year-olds (PDF)

Fall Youth Cheer, Flag Football, Football, and Soccer Picture Day Schedule - TBD

Fall Youth Cheer, Flag Football, Football, and Soccer Picture Day Make-up Schedule - TBD

  • Fall Youth Cheer, Flag Football, Football, and Soccer Picture  Make-up Schedule (PDF)

Additional Information

For sport-specific information including schedules, rules, etc. please click the appropriate link below.

BaseballBasketballFlag FootballPop Warner CheerPop Warner FootballSoccerSoftball

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