10/13/22 @ 8:15 a.m. - At the October 10, 2022 meeting, the Board of County Commissioners approved Resolution No. 2022-190, proclaiming the week of October 24 - October 29, 2022 as "National Youth Sports Week" in Nassau County, Florida.
There are currently 9 youth sports organizations in the County limits that serve over 1,000 young people annually. Representatives from Bryceville Babe Ruth, Callahan Little League, Callahan Youth Soccer, Hilliard Youth Football, Hilliard Little League, Yulee Basketball Association, Yulee and Little League. (Yulee Football and Callahan Football were not able to attend)
Parks and Recreation Director, Jay Robertson, stated, "I wanted to have the leagues here tonight so that each of you (the Commissioners) can meet them. They are a very important part of our community. If you look at the National Council of Youth Sports' website, you will learn about the true meaning of National Youth Sports Week and how it focuses on the characteristics youth sports instill in our youth. We are fortunate to have them in our community."
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