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Greater Cleveland Athletic Association

Greater Cleveland Athletic Association + DICK'S SPORTING GOODS

Exclusive Shop Event Weekend

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20% OFF Throughout the Store!
Friday, August 2, 2024 - Monday, August 5, 2024
Coupon valid at Garner DICK'S store location

 Save the date! Our partner DICK’S Sporting Goods is offering all of our members an exclusive discount of 20% off throughout the store! Be sure to grab all of the things you will need for the summer and the upcoming fall sports season, as well as those other items that you have had your eyes on!

To access exclusive savings, click the coupon linked below. The coupon is valid in-store on the dates above and must be shown at the register during checkout.

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Learn More About GCAA

The Greater Cleveland Athletic Association (GCAA) is a group of dedicated volunteers that provide athletic programming to the youth of the area of Johnston County served by Cleveland Middle School and McGee's Crossroads Middle School and their feeder schools, Cleveland, McGee's, Polenta, and West View Elementary. The organization was formed to provide athletic opportunities that are not provided by the county or municipality.

We serve nearly 2,500 participants in Spring and Fall baseball, softball, soccer, and volleyball as well as winter and summer basketball.

Registration for Spring season is Going on now!

Get registered for your sport before all the spots are filled.

GCAA Sports


Baseball offers the following divisions:

  • T-ball (Ages 4-6)
  • Coach Pitch (Ages 7-8)
  • Minor League (Ages 9-10)
  • Major League (Ages 11-12)
  • Biggs League (Ages 13-15)



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Basketball offers the following divisions:

  • Junior Bounce Academy (4-7 year olds)
  • Bounce Plus+ Academy (8 year olds)
  • 8U COED
  • 10U Boys/Girls
  • 12U Boys/Girls
  • 14U Boys
  • 15U Girls


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GCAA Soccer offers three separate soccer programs:

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Softball offers the following divisions:

  • T-ball (Ages 4-6)
  • Fast Pitch - (Ages 6-8)
  • Fast Pitch - (Ages 9-10)
  • Fast Pitch - (Ages 11-15)


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Volleyball offers the following divisions:

  • Littles (Ages 9-11)
  • Biggs (Ages 12-14)


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Thank you to our GCAA Sponsors!