Is your child ready to join a sports team? There are a number of options for Abernethy students. Below, you’ll find basic information about some of the sports leagues out there. If you know of others not on this list, please get in touch at: 

Soccer (Spring primary)

Grades K-8 (U6-U14)

Teams often form within Abernethy classes and grades - parents, set up a team!

Grades K-8 (U6-U14)

Somewhat more competitive than Mt. Tabor Soccer

Grades 2-12 (U8-U19)

Competitive tryouts and higher costs, but can’t beat the location at Buckman Field. Also holds many camps over breaks and summer. 

Lacrosse (Spring)

Grades 1-8

All genders


Ages 4-16

Registration is ongoing for Spring 2024 baseball and softball

Ages Pre-K through 8th grade
See their website and FAQ for more information on enrollment.


Abernethy runs its own basketball program for K-2.

Southeast Portland Girls Basketball Club

Club basketball for grades K-8; no tryouts!

PDX Reign

After school program at Abernethy starting in Fall of 2023, plus club teams and summer camps.

Carr Sports Academy

Club teams and summer camps.

3rd-5th Grade Boys: Portland Parks & Recreation Goldenball

Skills camps on no-school days and during the summer.

Track and Field (Cross Country is Fall, Track is Spring)

National program has local events including Cleveland High School Track for grades 1-5

This site lists a variety of running clubs across Portland and beyond.

Rugby (Spring)

Grades 3-8, all genders

All sports (soccer, football, flag football, lacrosse, cheerleading, tennis, more)

i9 Youth Sports Leagues

All ages

Located at multiple locations in SE Portland and beyond. Multiple sports offered.

Volleyball (Fall/Spring)

PDX Volleyball

Grades 4-12

Parkrose Middle School