Athletics

Several recreational sports activities, played at Liberty Park, are offered through the Madison Ridgeland Youth Club (MRYC) and Mississippi Rush (soccer). Both of these organizations handle all of the administrative duties which include registration and organization of teams. We maintain Liberty Park for their use. Both organizations offer registration through their website. (Please check web-site for specific registration information.)

MRYC offers the following sports:

Baseball

  • Spring baseball is offered for ages 4-18 (must have turned 4 by April 30th. Registration is in January. Once registration is completed, no registration fees will be refunded. Registration for ages 4-6 only may register through the end of February.
     
  • Fall Baseball is offered for ages 5-14 (must have turned 5 by April 30th. However, all leagues must have a minimum of 44 players in order to play. Should a league not form, your registration fee will be refunded. Registration is offered at the end of August. Games are played on Sunday afternoons for six weeks beginning late September or early October.
  • For more information on MRYC Baseball go to their web-site at www.mryouthclub.com or call Peggi Rafferty at 601-331-1575.

Basketball

  • Basketball is offered for ages 5-18 (must be 5 by September 1st). Registration takes place around the 1st of October. Practices will begin in early December with games starting after January 1st. All games are held at various Madison County Schools.
     
  • For more information on Basketball go to their web-site at MRYC Basketball or call Peggi Rafferty at 601-331-1575.

Fast pitch Softball

  • Spring Fast Pitch Softball Leagues are available for girls 4-14 (must be between these ages by January 1st). Registration begins in January and early February. MRYC regularly coordinates with other local community organizations to provide league play for individuals living outside the Madison/Ridgeland area. Depending on the number of registrants each season, certain age groups may not have enough players to form a league. In that event, MRYC will refund registration fees.
     
  • Fall Fast Pitch Softball Leagues are available for girls 7-14 (must be between these ages by January 1st). Registration for the fall season occurs in late August and early September. MRYC regularly coordinates with other local community organizations to provide league play for individuals living outside the Madison/Ridgeland area. Depending on the number of registrants each season, certain age groups may not have enough players to form a league. In that event, MRYC will refund registration fees.
     
  • For more information on MRYC Softball go to their web-site at http://www.mrycsoftball.com/.

Soccer

madison the city girls soccerMississippi Rush offers soccer in our area.

  • Spring Soccer is offered for ages 4-18 (players had to have been born in 2012 to be able to participate in our youngest age group). Registration starts around the middle of November and goes through the seond week in December each year. Walk up registration is held in the courtroom of the Madison Police Department across from Rosa Scott, please check their web-site for dates. You may also register at the Madison Parks and Recreation office Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
     
  • Fall Soccer is offered for ages 4-18 (players had to have been born in 2012 to be able to participate in our youngest age group). Registration is held around the middle of June through and goes through the second week in July each year. Walk up registration is held in the courtroom of the Madison Police Department across from Rosa Scott, please check the Mississippi Rush web-site for dates. You may also register at the Madison Parks and Recreation office Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • For more information on Mississippi Rush soccer go to their web-site at http://www.mfcsoccer.com/.

Tackle Football

Tackle Football is offered for ages 8-12 (must be 8 by September 1st). Registration begins mid June and ends around the middle of August. Depending on number of registered participants, combined age groups may be divided into individual ages.
For more information on MRYC Tackle Football go to their web-site at http://www.mryctacklefootball.siplay.com/site/ or call Peggi Rafferty at 601-331-1575.

Volleyball

  • Central Mississippi Volleyball/Formerly MRYC Girls Volleyball is offered for ages 8-17. Registration is in January through the first week of February. Leagues are broken down by age and skill level. Girls will be provided a jersey, but are responsible for knee pads, volleyball spandex shorts and shoes.
     
  • All leagues must have a minimum of 40 players in order to play. Should a league not form, your registration fee will be refunded.
     
  • For more information, go to their website at cmvball.com