Registration discount for winter Adult Sports leagues nearing deadline

Kevin PowellCity, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department is currently taking team registrations for its winter Adult Sports leagues. Those registering on or before Friday, Dec. 8, for basketball, volleyball and/or soccer will receive a discounted rate. Parks and Recreation offers leagues for a range of skill levels for both the competitive and recreational player. Adult sports leagues are open to those 16 years-old and older.

Basketball is offered in men’s, women’s and coed leagues ranging in skill levels from highly competitive to recreational. Leagues play consists of seven games followed by a single-elimination tournament. Fees are assessed at a per team rate. Cost is $330 per team. 3-on-3 leagues will be offered as open leagues where men and women can compete in one league. Cost is $150 per team. Deadline to register is Friday, Dec. 15.  Those registering on or before Friday, Dec. 8, receive a discounted price. To register online for Basketball, please visit: http://lprd.org/activity?n=150100.

Volleyball is offered in women and coed leagues. Leagues range from competitive to recreational and consist of Women’s Power, Women’s Recreation, Coed Power, Coed Recreation, Women’s Power Double Header and Coed Power Double Header. Each league consists of nine matches followed by a single elimination tournament. Doubleheader leagues consist of 14 matches followed by a single elimination tournament. Fees are assessed at a per team rate. Cost is $225 per team for regular leagues and $295 per team for doubleheader leagues. Deadline to register is Friday, Dec. 15.  Those registering on or before Friday, Dec. 8, receive a discounted price. To register online for Volleyball, please visit: http://lprd.org/activity?n=150300.

Indoor Soccer will offer both men’s and coed leagues for all skill levels and experience. Games are played on Thursday or Friday nights. Each league consists of seven games followed by a single-elimination tournament. Fees are assessed at a per team rate. Cost is $370 per team. Deadline to register is Friday, Dec. 15.  Those registering on or before Friday, Dec. 8, receive a discounted price. To register online for Indoor Soccer, please visit: http://lprd.org/activity?n=150600.

Registration may also be done by visiting any Parks and Recreation facility, including: Sports Pavilion Lawrence, 100 Rock Chalk Lane; the Community Building, 115 W. 11th St.; East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 E, 15th St.; Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 West 27th St.; Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center, 4706 Overland Drive; Prairie Park Nature Center, 2730 Harper St. or the Administrative Offices, 1141 Massachusetts St.

For more information, contact Josh Maike, adult sports supervisor, (785) 832-7920.