Greater Southwest Athletic Association

Welcome to the Greater Southwest Athletic Association!

Player Eligibility In partnership with Roanoke City Parks and Recreation Youth Athletics, there are 4 Roanoke City Regional Recreational Clubs that provide recreational teams for players that reside in Roanoke City. To locate your regional recreation club, GO TO:http://www.playroanoke.com/athletics/recreation-club-regions/ and enter your address. Or call Roanoke City Parks and Rec. 853-2236.

Greater Southwest Athletics (GSA) DEADLINE is March 1st for all T-ball, Baseball, and Softball Registrations

Greater Southwest Athletics SPRING 2017 Baseball / Tee-Ball / Softball Registration is now open and available for Roanoke City players that reside in Region IV, Southwest ONLY.

Roanoke City registrations for the youth sports of baseball, softball, basketball, outdoor soccer, football and cheerleading are taken through regional recreation clubs.

There are 4 Roanoke City Regions/Rec. Clubs that provide teams for Roanoke City residents and each region/club holds its own registration:

Region I, Region II, Region III and Region IV.

Greater Southwest Athletics (GSA) provides recreational teams for players that reside in Roanoke City Region IV, Southwest, ONLY.

*To determine which of the four recreational clubs the organization for your residential area is and when their registrations are held, please contact

Roanoke City Parks and Rec (853-2236)or go to http://www.playroanoke.com/athletics/recreation-club-regions/

If you’re eligible to play for GSA because you reside in Roanoke City, Region IV, Southwest:

Register Online
-or-
Download the GSA 2017 Baseball / Softball registration form for mailing in.

Registration fee is $65.00 Fee includes uniform. Unpaid registration fees or requests received after the deadline will be placed on a wait list and cannot be guaranteed placement. Late fee additional $10.00.

Registration is currently open until March 1st for: Spring 2017 Baseball / Tee-Ball / Softball
(Registration and payment DEADLINE March 1st)
Teams will be set up in early March and practices begin in Mid-March and Games played April-June

This Online Registration is open until deadline for Greater Southwest Athletics, Region IV, Southwest City residents ONLY*.

PLAYER EVALUATION DAY – March 4th. 

Baseball Evaluations for all Coach Pitch, first year Pee Wee, and first year Little League, including coaches’ kids.  Softball Evaluations for all U10 Girls and U12 Girls, including coaches’ kids.

 

Online Registration is open until deadline for GSA, Region IV, Southwest City residents ONLY*.

Unpaid registration fees* or requests received after the deadline will be placed on a wait list and cannot be guaranteed placement. There is a $10.00 LATE FEE.

For Questions, please go to FAQ. GSA main office number ~ 904-6442

HOUSEHOLDS WITH AN OUTSTANDING REGISTRATION FEE BALANCE ARE INELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE WITH GSA REC SPORTS.

If you have an outstanding balance, please contact GSA.

GSA Registration Phone Line – 540-904-6442

 


IF you live in Region IV, please see Greater Southwest Athletics (GSA) information below:

Greater Southwest Athletics (GSA), Region IV, SW

GSA provides recreational teams for Roanoke City players that reside in Region IV, Southwest City ONLY.

ONLINE registration for Greater Southwest Athletics (GSA), Region IV, SW only.

Go to: www.GSAsports.org  (To register over the phone for Region IV, GSA, please call 904-6442).

PARENTS- we are always looking for volunteer coaches and team managers too!

Requests after the GSA deadline will be placed on a Wait List and cannot be guaranteed placement.

Fall SOCCER
GSA SIGNUPS and Registration DEADLINES GSA registrations April-June / GSA Soccer Reg. Deadline July 1
PRACTICES Begin August
GAME SEASON Sept – early Nov
Eligible AGES Age on Jan. 1st  of the current year : 6-18 years old
Leagues by eligible age Age on Jan. 1, current year:

  • U7- ages: 6 (coed)
  • U8- ages: 7 (coed)
  • U10- ages: 8,9
  • U12- ages: 10,11
  • U14-ages: 12,13
  • U17-ages: 14,15,16
  • U19-ages: 17,18
Fall FOOTBALL
GSA SIGNUPS and Registration DEADLINES *GSA registrations April-July /*GSA Football reg. Deadline July 25*limited space-registration for age divisions will close before deadline if maximum number of players is reached
PRACTICES Begin  Late July
GAME SEASON Sept – early Nov
Eligible AGES Age on Oct 1st of the current year: 6-11years old
Leagues by eligible age Age on Oct 1, current year:

  • Biddy-ages: 6,7
  • Pee Wee- ages: 8, 9
  • Little – ages: 10,11
GSA does not offer Cheerleading
Winter BASKETBALL
GSA SIGNUPS and Registration DEADLINES GSA registrations Sept-Oct /  GSA Basketball reg. Deadline Nov 1
PRACTICES Begin Mid-November
GAME SEASON  Jan – Feb
Eligible AGES Age on Oct 1st of the current year: 6-18 years old
Leagues by eligible age Age on Oct 1, current year:

  • Instructional (coed)- ages: 6,7
  • Biddy- ages: 7(playing 2nd year) 8
  • Pee Wee- ages: 9,10
  • Little – ages:11,12
  • Junior-ages: 13,14
  • Senior-ages: 15-18
Spring TEE BALL and BASEBALL
GSA SIGNUPS and Registration DEADLINES GSA registrations Jan-Feb /  GSA Baseball reg. Deadline March 1
PRACTICES Begin Mid-March
GAME SEASON April – early June
Eligible AGES Age on Oct 1 of the current year: 6-12 years old
Leagues by eligible age Age on Oct 1, current year:

  • T-ball- ages: 6,7 (coed)
  • Coach Pitch-ages: 8
  • Pee Wee- ages: 9,10
  • Little –ages: 11,12
Spring GIRLS SOFTBALL
GSA SIGNUPS and Registration DEADLINES GSA registrations Jan-Feb /  GSA Softball reg. Deadline March 1
PRACTICES Begin Mid-March
GAME SEASON April – June
Eligible AGES Age on Jan 1st of the current year: 6-18 years old
Leagues by eligible age Age on Jan 1, current year:

  • 8U- ages: 6,7,8
  • 10U-ages: 9,10
  • 12U-ages: 11,12
  • 16U-ages: 13-16
  • 18U- ages: 17,18