NYS offers amateur sports programs through a volunteer base for all people to have the physical, mental, and moral development of amateur athletics, to promote good sportsmanship and good citizenship, and to serve the youth, the family and the community through participation in youth sports.
FLAG FOOTBALL: Co-ed and outdoor. Reversible game jersey and flag belt included. Designed to teach the game of football without contact. NYS Mesa Gilbert SUMMER Registration Flyer 2017A developmental passing and running.
TACKLE FOOTBALL: CO-ED. OUTDOOR. Game jersey NOT included. This program is an extension of the 8-Man program that takes football to the next level. 11-Man Tackle is designed to teach competition in a fast-paced environment. Scores are kept for every game, standings are updated weekly, and each team has an opportunity to qualify for the playoffs after the regular season. The goal of the program is to extend the learning of the player and teach competitiveness, while still emphasizing sportsmanship and having fun.
BASKETBALL LEAGUE: CO-ED. GAMES INDOOR. Game jersey included.
This program is designed to teach players the fundamentals of the game and how to work as a team. A building block program for players of all levels. Modifications are made in each age division to the ball size and goal height. Each player is guaranteed to play at least half of every game. Beginner league available.
GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: GAMES INDOOR. Game jersey included.
The goal of the program is to teach players how to work together as a team and develop positive character values. Every player is guaranteed to play at least half of every game!
BASEBALL LEAGUE: CO-ED. OUTDOOR. Game jersey included.
Tee-Ball and Coach Pitch are introductory programs offered for children ages 3-6. The focus is to learn the basic rules of the game and develope social skills. Special modifications are made to ensure all players are successful and have fun. The Tee-Ball stand is optional in the Coach Pitch program.
The Kid Pitch program is designed for ages 7 and up and extends upon the basic rules learned in the earlier programs. It also introduces competition. The program is designed using Little League philosophy with slight modifications.
SOCCER LEAGUE: CO-ED. OUTDOOR. Game jersey included.
This program is designed to teach players team and individual skills while having fun. The emphasis is placed on player development, rather than winning. Modifications are made to the ball size, goal height, and field dimensions as players progress up into different age categories. Each player is guaranteed to play at least half of every game!
Beginner league available. Tiny Tots league available.
Participants of youth sports build self-esteem, develop talent, learn skills, make friends and bring the family and community together. Youth sports also provide leadership opportunities for parents by becoming a coach. Players are able to channel their energy into a healthy activity of exercise and fitness, which will benefit the player throughout their life.