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Metro Parks and Recreation Sports Department offers Adult basketball leagues in the following five divisions: Open, Closed, Church, Women's, and 35 and Over

Adult League Registration

Early Registration: Early sign-up date is last full week of August, 8:30am–4:00pm (only returning teams)
Regular Registration: The first Thursday in September
Time: Returning teams 4:30–6:00pm; new teams lottery draw, 6:00pm
Location: Metro Parks Office Board Room at 2565 Park Plaza
Fee: League entry fee must be paid at the September meeting date. League fee is $450.00 per team. For any Non-Residents on the team, a $10.00 per player non-resident fee is applied, also. The resident fee is due when the roster is turned in. Make checks payable to Metro Board of Parks.
Start Date: League games start the first week of November.

If you do not sign up on registration day, you might forfeit your spot in your assigned league.

Please have needed contact information on your team: name, manager or coach, address, email, and phone numbers (home and work).

For questions, call the Sports Department at 615-862-8424.


Metro Parks and Recreation Sports Department also offers a youth league, the Jr. Grizzlies, for children ages four through 15. Included in the registration are the following: six to eight league games, practices, officials, NBA Jr. Grizzles reversible jersey, $35.00 terrace, level ticket to an NBA game, a drawstring backpack, and an end-of-season award for each player.

Youth League Registration

Registration Schedule: The first week in October through the third Friday in November during operating hours at specific locations. Contact location for specific times.
Regional Centers: Coleman, East, Hadley, Hartman, McCabe and Southeast. Neighborhood Centers: Antioch, Bellevue, Cleveland, Easley, Hermitage, Kirkpatrick, Looby, Madison, McFerrin, Morgan, Napier, Parkwood, Shelby, South Inglewood, Watkins and West.
Registration Fee: $60.00 (cash or money order)
Late Registration Fee (after Thanksgiving): $75.00
Multi-Child Discount: $5 discount per child after the first registration
Independent Team Fee: $250.00 (only receives awards and game amenities)
Start Date: Games start in January.
Practices scheduled by each location.

For more information concerning your child’s participation in our Youth Leagues, contact your local center or

Coaches Needed! Please call for more information. Coaches receive a shirt for participation!

Basketball Courts

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