Girls Sports

Girls playing basketball
Girl pitching a baseball
Girls and boxing instructor wearing boxing gloves
Two girls standing back to back
Girls at volleyball practice
Two girls in the dugout at a baseball game
Girls playing flag football
Girls long-jumping
Girls' basketball game

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Rec and Park’s girls sports division develops and delivers equitable and quality sports opportunities for city girls through leadership development, team building, and good old fashioned fun. Girls, ages 5-14, will find a variety of sports programs and events, including basketball, volleyball, soccer, softball, baseball and more! 

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We're excited to share the Spring 2022 programming for girls sports, with opportunities to play basketball, volleyball, softball, golf and more:  


Spring Programs: 

Bows and Bowties Special Event at Potrero Hill Recreation Center (Ages 5-14)

Girls Play Sports - Spring Basketball League (Ages 5-7 and 8-10)

Girls Play Sports - Spring Golf at Lincoln Park (Ages 9-12)

Girls Play Sports - Spring Softball (Ages 6-10 and 11-14)

Girls Play Sports - Spring Volleyball League (Ages 8-10 and 11-14)

COVID Protocols: 

Per SF Department of Public Health Guidelines, ALL players, coaches, referees, staff, and spectators will be required to wear masks while inside the gyms, except when drinking (no food is allowed). All players (12 and older), coaches, referees and staff will have to show proof of COVID-19 Vaccination in order to join the league.  All spectators (18 and older) will have to show proof in order to enter any of the gyms. We’ll be sure to keep you posted about how we plan to implement this and if/when those guidelines change.

San Francisco Bay Sox Girls Baseball
A project of the San Francisco Park & Rec Department, The San Francisco Bay Sox Girls Baseball Program is the largest girls baseball program currently operating in the US.  Founded in 2015 by former Women’s Baseball players Rachelle "Rocky" Henley and Alex Oglesby with the desire to field an all girls’ team to represent San Francisco in the inaugural Baseball For All National Girls Baseball Tournament.

The Bay Sox Program has grown to provide year-long developmental activities and teams and higher level travel teams for girls ages 6-18. Since it’s inception, the Bay Sox has expanded from one team of 12 girls to serving over 120 girls annually with our clinics and teams, in our quest to show the world just how much the game of baseball needs women and girls.

The philosophy of the Bay Sox program is to provide an inclusive, safe space for the development of female baseball players. The Bay Sox program will develop competitive baseball players that can confidently tryout and play for any baseball team they choose. Our program aims to provide female players with the same opportunities that are traditionally offered to their male counterparts. 

The Bay Sox program offers Summer-Fall travel teams, Spring SFYBL teams, Winter workouts, and Fall/Winter monthly free baseball clinics. Join us on 2/19 for a free Bay Sox clinic at Crocker Amazon Playground.

For more information, visit the San Francisco Bay Sox Girls Baseball webpage. See details as well for fall 2021 workouts: 

Mission Rec Rebels (AAU) Basketball Program
The MRC Rebels Girls Basketball offers high-level skill development, teaching and reinforcing proper basketball fundamentals that include footwork, shooting, passing, rebounding, ball handling and defense. Teams play in weekend tournaments. For more information visit the MRC Rebels website.

For more information, contact girls sports coordinator Rachelle Henley at rachelle.henley@sfgov.org.