Get on Base with Spring 2018 Adult Softball


Batter up - it’s time for adult softball! Registration for the City of Gainesville Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department’s Adult Softball League is open until Friday, Jan. 26. Teams can play on a Monday Men’s League or a Tuesday and Friday Coed Leagues. Joining a softball league is a great opportunity for offices, church groups and other organizations to network, have fun and meet new friends.

The Monday Night Men’s League begins Feb. 5, the Tuesday Night Coed League begins Feb. 6 and the Friday Night Coed League begins Feb. 9. The season for each league is estimated to last 12-13 weeks, including playoffs.

A mandatory team manager meeting will take place will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1 at the Martin Luther King gymnasium’s meeting room, located at 1028 NE 14th St. All team managers are expected to attend, as well as individuals still looking to join a team.

The cost for each team is $ $203.50 for city residents and $304.75 for non-city residents. Teams will not be registered until payment, the roster form and player contracts are submitted. All forms and information are available on the Adult Athletics webpage at

Individuals wishing to sign up as free agents should contact Scott Chase, program coordinator, at 352-393-8751 or

Teams must register in person at the Thomas Center (306 NE Sixth Ave.), Building B, 3rd Floor. The Thomas Center is open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

For additional information and media inquiries, please contact John Weber, interim recreation manager, at 352-393-8526 or email

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