The Niskayuna Girls Softball League (NGSL) provides a rewarding softball experience to both recreational and travel softball players in the Niskayuna area. NGSL is dedicated to teaching girls about the sport of softball and how to work together as a team in a supportive and encouraging environment. We provide a positive learning environment and teach the skills necessary to play competitive softball.
Registration for Niskayuna Girls Recreational Softball is now open for any girl in grades K-8 (pre-K accepted, too!)
The 2024 season runs from late April to mid-June, and all practices/games are held at the River Road Park or Avon Crest Park softball fields.
$125 per player at the K/1 Level
$150 per player 2nd grade and up
$15 sibling discount
$25 LATE FEE (after February 29)
Grades K-1 (6U): Mondays 5:30pm and Saturdays 8:30am*
Grades 2-3 (8U): Tuesdays 5:30pm and Saturdays 10:15am*
Grades 4-5 (10U): Wednesdays 5:30pm and Saturdays 12:30pm*
Grades 6-8 (15U): Thursdays 5:30pm and Saturdays 2:45pm* (please note: for 6-8 teams, game days may vary since most will be against other town rec leagues...we will do our best to focus on Thursdays and Saturdays!)
*Depending on the final number of teams and weather cancellations, times may change slightly. Coaches may hold optional practices which are scheduled separately.
While registering your child, you may also express interest in being a Head or Assistant Coach. If you select this option, please complete the coach registration form linked below the question. Rec Softball relies on parent volunteers as coaches, so please sign up to help!
Softball gloves, batting helmets with face shield, fielding face shield and sneakers are required for play. (Cleats are highly recommended and bats are recommended but players can share if needed) Please label items with the player’s name.
Full Season Timeline at a Glance
Our fields are located at River Road Park, 2860 River Road, Niskayuna, NY 12309.
All Niskayuna Girls Softball League Rec and Travel Team home games and tournaments are at this location.
An additional practice-only field is located at Avon Crest Park.