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Canton was originally Cherokee Indian Territory. A post office first opened here in 1837 and the community at the time was named Pigeon River.
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Youth Basketball

Haywood County Recreation & Parks
• Ages 5-17, Register September & October

Western North Carolina Youth League
• Ages 7-18, Register September – October

Waynesville Youth Organization
Harry Brock 452-7413

Bethel Youth Organization
Becky Chambers 648-8265

Canton Youth Organization
Allan Clontz 235-2881

Clyde Youth Organization
Gregory Harris 235-8530

Youth Soccer

AYSO Region 572 (Ages 4-18)
Registration May-June for fall league ADULT SOFTBALL
Reg. Feb-March for spring league Waynesville Parks & Recreation
AYSO info, 454-0621 Joel Brookshire, 456-2030
Todd Escaravage, 456-4332

North Carolina Youth Soccer Association
www.sm-sc.org 452-4746
Smoky Mountain Soccer Club (travel league)
Classic and Challenge U12-U18 Canton Recreation Dept.
Mike Robinson, 683-3666 Co-ed Fall League
Register July-August


Western North Carolina Youth League
• Pre-season sign up - March/July

Junaluska Warriors (includes Clyde)
Mike White 452-1845

Canton Bears
Football - Dwayne Messer 648-8798
Cheerleading - Tammy Gibson 648-8525

Haywood Mountaineers
Ed Leveritt 400-6618

Bethel Blue Demons
Martin Hall 627-8478


Smoky Mountain Aquatics Club (SMAC)

Waynesville Swim Team
Summer League, ages 5-18, 400-4533

Youth/Adult Tennis

Waynesville Parks & Recreation 456-2030

Youth/Adult Disc Golf

Waynesville Parks & Recreation 456-2030

Adult Basketball

Waynesville Parks & Recreation 456-2030

Adult Co-ed Soccer

Haywood County Recreation & Parks 452-6789

Adult Pickleball

Waynesville Armory 456-9207

Adult Softball

Waynesville Parks & Recreation 456-2030

Haywood Baptist Association
Co-ed Spring League 452-4746

Canton Recreation Co-ed Fall League 646-3411

Miscellaneous Phone Numbers

Canton Recreation - 646-3411 (Outdoor Pool )
Canton Town Hall 646-5363 (Park & Armory Rental Info)
Clyde Town Hall 627-2566
Haywood County Recreation & Parks 452-6789
Haywood Regional Fitness Center 452-8080
Lake Junaluska Assembly 452-2881
Maggie Valley Town Hall 926-0866
Waynesville Armory 456-9207
Waynesville Parks & Recreation 456-2030 (Indoor Pool)