Lil’ Sluggers and Outdoor Soccer Individual Registration

Soccer Ball

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department will offer the following individual registrations for the upcoming Summer 2022 Youth Outdoor Soccer League and Lil’ Sluggers Baseball League (T-ball and Coach Pitch).

There will be four age divisions offered in youth soccer to all boys and girls between the ages of 4 and 11, and three age divisions offered in Lil’ Sluggers to all boys and girls between the ages of 4 and 10. League play for youth soccer begins June 4, and the week of June 6 for Lil’ Sluggers. Space is limited, and registration is first come, first served.

Please refer to the age chart for division placement.

Youth Outdoor Soccer Registration and Lil’ Sluggers Baseball Registration

9 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 30, 2022

Meerscheidt Recreation Center, 1600 E. Hadley Ave.

Proof of a child’s age – a birth certificate – will be required at registration and the fee to participate is $45 per player per league for all new players (includes a game jersey) and $35 per player per league for returning players (no jersey).

Parents/guardians will be required to fill out a waiver, sign permission forms and participants will be required to obtain, or renew, their Parks & Recreation issued *Activity ID card at Meerscheidt Recreation Center no later than Saturday, May 28, 2022.

*Parks & Recreation Activity ID Card: To obtain a card, parent or guardian and child, must appear in person at Meerscheidt Recreation Center to fill out the permission form, provide proof of age (a birth certificate), and have the child’s photo taken. Activity ID Cards can be obtained between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. Monday to Friday and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays. Cards will not be issued on registration dates.

All participants are required to play in their respective age division (players will not be allowed to “play up” a division.

Formation of teams is under the discretion of Meerscheidt staff. Requesting placement onto specific teams will not be allowed. Only siblings may request to be on the same team if they both qualify for the same age division.