Phone: (334) 566-4031 Fax: (334) 670-6047 Email:
Director: Dan Smith
Assistant Director / Youth Sports Coordinator: David Dickey
Adult Activities Coordinator: Bart Pettus
Programs Coordinator: Lisa Holmes
Staff: Cindy Dukes and Cheryl Pennington
Maintenance Crew: Vernon Bryant, Jacob Campbell, Carlos Carlisle, Darris Carlisle, Ernest Downing,
Donald Kelly, Joe Scott, Lewis Stringer, Judy Tillery.
Our office is located at 601 Enzor Road inside the Community Recreation Center.
Our Administrative office is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Our department has grown steadily in recent years and we
look forward to continued growth in the future. If you have questions
or comments please contact our office at (334) 566-4031 or 670-6050, or
you can E- mail us at email@example.com
Troy Recreation Center
We are very proud of our recreation center, and we hope you will take time to visit and use the facility. Click on this link for more information about our facility.
The Troy Sportsplex opened in the Spring of 1991 and continues
to grow in size and popularity. The Sportsplex is located on the Enzor
Road, off Highway 167 in Troy. Original construction of the 65 acres of
Phase I included four softball fields with a centralized pressbox. Youth
and adult softball leagues play regular season and tournament games at
the Sportsplex, while baseball tournaments have also been played on the
285-foot fields. In 1995, the Sportsplex was the host of the Dixie Boys
World Series. The prestigious tournament returned again in 1998. All fields
are available for practices, but must be reserved in advance by calling
our main office. In addition to the ballparks, the open space of the Sportsplex is very popular for a variety of outdoor recreation.
Phase II of the Sportsplex opened in 1996, with four new fields and another
state-of the-art pressbox. Two fields measure 200 feet in distance while
the other two are 285 feet. Eight fully-automated batting cages also
opened in 1996, offering a variety of baseball pitching speeds, as well
as slow pitch and fastpitch softball.
Land for Phase III was later purchased adjacent to the Sportsplex,
totaling approximately 70 acres. A 1.1 paved walking trail opened in the summer of 2010, with plans to expand the length of the trail.
Troy Miracle League Field and Playground
The Troy Miracle League Field was a joint fund-raising project by the City of Troy, The Troy Lion's Club and many community and individual contributors. The rubberized safety-surface field opened in the summer of 2011, and is a field designed for children and adults with special needs to play baseball. The season runs during the months of April and May.
The Miracle League Playground opened in September of 2013, and is located in the front of the Recreation Center, 601 Enzor Road. It is a universal playground for not only children of special needs, but all children of all abilities.
soccer fields will allow play for three full-size soccer fields or any combination
of small and large fields. Lights for the soccer fields were installed
in 2002, and the soccer fields are used year round for games, practices, and also host the annual American Cancer Society "Relay For Life."
Troy Batting Range
The Troy Batting Range opened in the Summer of 1996 with
a first-class, state-of the-art facility. Eight fully-automated, token-fed
cages are within walking distance of the eight fields of the Sportsplex.
Currently, the cages are set for four baseball and four softball, with
baseball machines set at different speeds. Currently, a batter receives
20 pitches for a $1 token. The cages are also available for 30-minute
hitting sessions, and can be reserved for teams or birthday parties. The
cages are open every month of the year except December and January. For other months,
call our main office for hours of operation.
Located on Franklin Drive, Franklin Park consists of three
baseball fields. Two fields are Dixie Youth, 200-foot fences, while the
other field is 290 feet in length and plays host to all Dixie Boys league
Three batting cages are also located at the parks. A playground is located
between the two upper fields and is available year-round to the public.
Franklin Park fields are available for Troy Parks and Recreation youth
team practices only, and must be reserved in advance by calling our main
office at 566-4031.
Jimmy C. Lunsford Tennis Complex
Having opened in the spring of 2001, the Trojan Oaks
Tennis Complex is a first-class facility providing 12 new courts. The
facility is owned equally between the City of Troy, Troy University
and the Troy City School system. Local tennis leagues and tournaments
are available, with participation among men, women, seniors and youngsters.
The tennis courts are open daily beginning at 10 a.m. M-F and 8 a.m. Saturday
and Sunday. The courts close at 10 p.m. each night. The courts also play
host to the TSU Tennis team and the Charles Henderson High Tennis team.
Academy Street Gym
The Academy Street gymnasium was renovated in 1993, with
a new synthetic floor installed, new goals, new roof and a new heating
system. Academy gym is the site of adult and youth basketball leagues.
Teams wishing to practice must reserve in advance by calling 566-4031.
Academy Softball Field
Academy Softball Field is located off Academy Street and
is available for team softball practices and pickup games, but must be
reserved in advance by calling our main office at 566-4031.
The Washington Street Park and Pool consists of a covered
pavilion, an outdoor playground, an outdoor basketball court,
and an outdoor swimming pool, open to the public.
Located off Murphree Street, historic Murphree Park is
a public park with a very large playground, picnic tables, a walking
trail and a spacious covered pavilion. The walking trail is 1,888 feet in length, or roughly 1/3 of a mile. The pavilion is available for
reserving by calling our main office.
Troy Sportsplex Walking Trail
The Troy Sportsplex Walking Trail opened in August of 2010, is 1.1 mile long, and offers a beautiful walk through the outdoors and wooded areas surrounding the Sportsplex. The trail is paved and free of charge. Parking is located at the top of the Recreation Center parking lot.