City of Sabetha, Kansas

Youth Sports


7 & 8 Year Old Baseball

This coach-pitch and 2 innings of kid pitch league is open to boys who will be age 7 or 8 as of May 1st.  Teamwork and sportsmanship are the focus of this league.  All players will be guaranteed the opportunity to bat each game.

Tri-County Junior Baseball League

This league is made up of four age groups:
7 & 8 year olds (coach pitch with 1 inning of kid pitch)
9 & 10 year olds
11 & 12 year olds
13 & 14 year olds

These ages are determined as of May 1st.

Sabetha High School Baseball

American Legion Baseball



8 & Under Coach Pitch Softball

Fundamentals and team concept are the focus of this league for girls ages 8 & under, as of May 1st.  This is a coach-pitch league and all players will get the opportunity to bat.  An eleven inch softball is used.

Grades 3 & 4 Softball

Grades 5 & 6 Softball

This league follows a similar format to the Grades 1-3 division.  Girls in grades 4-5, as of May 1st are invited to participate.  An eleven inch softball is used.

NEKS Girls Softball League

Two age groups make up this fast pitch league:
Jr. High / Middle School (Grades 7-8)
High School (Grades 9-12)
These ages are determined as of May 1st.

Sabetha High School Softball

Tee Ball

This league is open to boys & girls, age 4 - 6.  Emphasis will be placed on having fun while learning the basics of baseball/softball. Registration fee is $15.

Softball / Baseball Policies

  1. Registration forms will be dispersed to the Sabetha schools in late February.   These forms may be returned to the schools or City Office with the correct fee. Fees for all youth baseball and softball leagues are $25.00.  If more than two youths in a household play summer ball (tee ball excluded), the maximum fee for the household is $50.00.  After February 29, 2016, fees are $30.00 per player, WITH NO MAXIMUM. Any player who signs up late will be put on a team of the Recreation Department's discretion.
  2. Teams are coached by volunteers.  Any person interested in doing so should contact the City Office at 284-2158.
  3. Players will be assigned to teams based on a selective draft.  Coaches will contact players regarding practice schedule and games.
  4. Ball game cancellations due to weather will not be made until 4:00 p.m.  Such cancellations will be announced on KNZA radio (FM 103.9) around 4:30 p.m.
  5. Help stop team overload!  In order to keep a twelve player roster for youth baseball and softball teams, please register early.  Any late registrations will cause problems with too many players per team.

Fall Soccer

The Northeast Kansas Soccer Association provides a youth soccer program for boys and girls in grades Kindergarten through 6th Grade. The league emphasizes fundamentals, sportsmanship and player participation. Practices are scheduled by the coaches and games are played on Saturdays. Registration information is also available at City Hall.

Need Cash?

The Sabetha Parks and Recreation Department will have openings for qualified and dedicated individuals to do umpiring for the youth summer leagues.   There will also be positions for lifeguards and park maintenance personnel.  Positions will fill up fast. Apply at the City Office: 805 Main Street, P.O. Box 187.


2020 Baseball & Softball Registration Form


Deadline to register for the 2020 season is February 28th. The deadline for T-ball registration is April 20th. 

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