Parks and Recreation
- Where do I go to sign up and what must I bring?
The Sports office at Arroyo Grande Sports Complex, 298 Arroyo Grande Blvd.
Full payment ($450 per team for softball, $300 per team for basketball and $200
for soccer) must be made at the time of registration. No checks and/or spots
will be held.
How is registration carried out?
For the spring softball season, there is a lottery. For each season thereafter,
the teams that are currently in the league can sign up the week before open
registration. Open registration is available on a first-come, first-served
do I get my roster, when is it due and where do I take it?
At the time of registration, you will get a roster and coaches meeting memo.
The roster is due at the coaches meeting. If you do not have a roster on
file with the Sports office before your first game, you will forfeit your
games until one is turned in.
- Is there a document stating
when all of the registration dates are and when seasons begin?
Yes, you can call the Sports office and ask that the information be mailed to
you, or you can visit the Sports office to pick one up.
Are City of Henderson facilities alcohol free?
YES! There is absolutely no alcohol allowed in any Henderson
facilities and parks per Henderson Municipal Code No. 5, Sec. 1. Any person
caught with alcohol in the park will be asked to leave. If softball players
are caught with alcohol in their dugouts or on their person, their games
will be immediately forfeited. After two infractions, the entire team will
be removed from the league without refund.
Where can I view my current league standings on a weekly basis?
Standings are available on the City Website and are usually updated by Tuesday
of the following week. You may also view standings at the display case next to the men's
- What bats are legal for Softball league play?
The City of Henderson is governed by USSSA. Any bat that is legal will be
listed on USSA's website at www.USSSA.com.
How much are umpire costs and can I pay with a check for the entire season?
Umpire costs are $12 per team, per game. You must pay in cash, on
the field, prior to each game.
If my team can't make it to a game, what do I do?
Call the Sports office 24 hours in advance if
you won't be able to make it. If you do not call within 24 hours,
your team is responsible for both teams' umpire's cost ($44) for that
night's games. This money must be turned in to the Sports office prior to
your next game or you will forfeit those games as well.