Youth summer ball registration closing soon

Youth summer ball registration closing soon

Registration for the Glendale Youth Sports League’s upcoming baseball, softball and T-ball season is open through April 12.

Teams will begin practicing in mid-May; games begin June 3. The following divisions are being offered:

• T-ball: Ages 4-6

• Baseball: Pee-wee – Ages 6-8 (coach pitch), Rookies – Ages 8-10 (machine pitch), Minor – Ages 10-12 (kid pitch)

• Softball: Ponytail – Ages 6-8 (coach pitch), Cholla – Ages 8-10 (machine pitch), Ocotillo – Ages 10-12 (kid pitch)

The registration fee is $65 for Glendale residents or $85 for nonresidents. Each participant will receive a team T-shirt, baseball cap and up to eight games. Anyone interested can sign up online at glendaleaz.com/parksandrecreation or by calling 623-930-2820.

The city is also looking for people ages 18 and older to volunteer as coaches. Anyone interested can apply to the Glendale Parks and Recreation Office, 5970 W. Brown Street, by Friday, April 19.

For more information about GYSL or program sponsorship opportunities, contact Stephanie Fenderson-Gonzales at 623-930-2834 or smgonzales@glendaleaz.com, or Mr. Davis at 623-930-4612 or via email at mdavis@glendaleaz.com