Adult Softball

Adult Softball Leagues are offered in the spring and fall at various ballfields throughout the city. Both competitive and recreational leagues are available. Teams may carry up to 20 players.
Fall Adult Softball Players and Coa​ches: Thank you for your participation this season! We welcome your feedback on the program by completing a brief survey.

​Levels of Play

  • ​Unlimited offers an advanced level of competition for skilled teams.  This is the top level of competition, with no home run limit per game.
  • 5HR offers an advanced level of competition for skilled teams, with a 5 home run limit per game.
  • 3HR offers an intermediate level of competition for skilled teams, with a 3 home run limit per game.
  • 1HR offers a competitive league for beginner/lower skill level teams, with less experienced players, and a 1 home run limit per game.
  • Recreation offers a beginner level of play for recreational teams.  This is the lowest level of play for teams with little or no experience.  There is a 1 home run limit per game.

​​​​​​​​​​​Registration Information​​

  • Registration is taken on a team basis:
    • ​Register online
    • Register in person at the Sports Management Office (4001 Dam Neck Road)
  • Each team pays a franchise fee to enter (payable at registration)
    • Competitive leagues (includes playoffs): $600
    • Recreational league (no playoffs): $525​
    • 14-16 games guaranteed​
  • Players must be at least 18 years old or a high school graduate. Players under 18 years of age who are high school graduates or graduating high school seniors must provide written parental consent. Players under 18 years of age can only be added by submitting a team roster or player addition form with the written parental consent attached.
  • ​Leagues are subject to close-out prior to the last day of signups
  • Individuals who are looking to join a team can contact the Sports Management Office for more information. Placement is not guaranteed.​​

Spring 2018​​​​ Season​​

  • Registration: February 12 - March 4 (Late registrations will be accepted as space allows from March 5-9. A $50 late registration fee applies.​)
  • Divisions Offered: Men's, Women's, Men's Church, Coed, Coed Church
  • Residency requirement: 60% (none for A/B, Women's)
  • Church League residency requirement waived if church is in Virginia Beach
  • Practices: March 23 - April 5 (if desired)
    • Once your team registration payment has been processed, contact us at (757) 385-0458 (M-F, 8 am - 5 pm) to reserve up to three practice times​
    • Practice reservations must be made by 5 pm, Wednesday, March 21 and are available on a first come, first served basis
    • Most practices will incur a $10 lighting fee
  • Season (approximate): April through mid-July 201​​​​​​​​8​

Fall 2018 Season

  • Registration: July 9-22, 2018​ (Late registrations will be accepted as space allows from July 23-25​. A $50 late registration fee applies.​)
  • Divisions Offered: Men's, Women's, Men's Church, Coed, Coed Church
  • Residency requirement: none
  • Season (approximate): Mid-August through ​​November 2018