The City of Trotwood has embarked upon an innovative partnership with the YMCA for the development and administration of all recreational activities and events for the City of Trotwood. This partnership will bring the leadership and resources needed for improved events and focused activities, especially to our youth and senior citizens. The YMCA, working closely with our 5-member Parks and Recreation Board, which includes LaJuana Curington, Steven Champion, Lynn Thomasson, Sharron Williams and Norman Scearce, as well as Council Representative Mayor Mary McDonald, who serve as an Advisory Member.
The Trotwood Elementary Basketball 5th Grade Rams are the 2017 Champions of the Division 3, Dayton Metro Youth Basketball League. The Rams finished the regular season with a record of 11-1 and entered the tournament as the 1st Place seed. "Kode Red", as their supporters call them, battled through the 5 day, 28 game tournament and ended with a tough victory (35-32) over the Defending Champions, Eaton White.
Top left to right: Coach Cornelius Speedy, Marquis Rutherford, Dontae Martin, Daleon Cotton, Titus Hague, Kevin Randall III, Head Coach Marcus Rutherford.
Bottom left to right: Tod Ruthledge, Charles Wilson, Aaron Trice, Gary Buckner
In efforts to support our students in their pursuit for academic success, and also giving parents a break, there will be, invitation only, parties for grades 4th - 6th, hosted at the Community Park Pavilion. 301 S. Broadway. Students must receive 1 of 50 tickets per event, from their teacher or a program facilitator. RSVP must be received by Parks & Recreation Department, no later than the 4pm the day of the event. The event is free and all attendees must be on the guest list.