Parks & Recreation: Recreational Sports
Youth and Adult Sports Manager:
General Parks and Recreation Information: 503-434-7310
Youth Softball Pitching Clinic-Free for
allMcMinnville Parks and
Recreation Softball players!
Sunday, April 27 at the McMinnville Community Center from1:30-3:00 pm
Niki Volz, former NCAA Division 1 and Dutch professional player (that is not Niki in the photo), will provide instruction on the basics of the softball pitching motion and run drills for all players from 1st-8th grade. Pitchers of all ages and skill levels are encouraged to attend. Coaches are also welcome, and should be prepared to participate by helping with drills. It’s a great way to learn for everyone!
JOE DANCER PARK IS OPEN AND ALL SOCCER GAMES ARE ON AS SCHEDULED.McMinnville Parks and Recreation provides a variety of community-wide recreational sports opportunities and programs year-round for both youth and adults.
Youth Sports is a signature program that honors sportsmanship and good will among athletes. Participants are given an opportunity to enhance their skills, learn the responsibilities of teamwork, and strive for excellence within a competitive atmosphere.
Seasonal league programs for boys and girls include youth soccer (fall and spring), basketball (winter), and softball and baseball (late spring/summer) and a variety of sports related clinics, lesson series (tennis), workshops and camps. More than 2,500 kids ages 6-14 and over 300 adult volunteers participate in youth sports programs annually.
In addition to the many participants and volunteers, more than 35 local businesses participate as team sponsors or provide general program donations each year.
Introducing the NEW Youth Dodgeball League! Dodge, dip, dive, duck, and dodge your way to a great time. This fun recreational league is a great way to meet new friends and improve your health and fitness. Matches will be 15 minutes with as many games as can be played during that time. Only 6 players on the court during each game. Matches will be monitored by Parks and Rec referees.
Ages: 5th-8th grade boys and girls
Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Adult Sports Programs: Click Here
Adult Sports programs encompass a variety of league and drop-in opportunities including coed volleyball (fall/spring), church volleyball (winter), men's soccer (spring through fall), over 30 basketball (all year), men's softball (spring/summer) and coed softball (summer).
Youth and adult programs are scheduled at Joe Dancer Park, Discovery Meadows Community Park and throughout many of the McMinnville School District indoor facilities.
Adult Dodgeball Coming Soon!
Mens Slowpitch Softball: Deadline May 16th
COED Slowpitch Softball: Deadline May 16th
"If you set a goal for yourself and are able to achieve it, you have won your race. Your goal can be to come in first, to improve your performance, or just finish the race it's up to you."
American tri-athlete and six-time Ironman World Champion.