Adult Athletic Leagues & Programs

The programs below have been developed with the health, wellness, and safety of participants and staff in mind and are aligned with the Governor’s Office and New Mexico Department of Health directives. Please check back here or look for notifications from our administrative office or information posted to social media for updated information.

Adult participants must be 18 years old to play and will be required to show a photo I.D. to check-in at events.

Daily Drop-In Sport Sessions

Meerscheidt Recreation Center, 1600 E. Hadley Ave. offers a variety of “drop-in” adult recreational sport program sessions throughout the week. Participants must be 18 to participate and must check in at the front desk upon arrival. The fee for these programs is $1 per person, per session. There’s a maximum participant limit and participation is on a first come, first served basis. The programs are as follows:

Beginning Pickleball: Monday - 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Adult Pickleball: Monday, Wednesday, & Friday - 10:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., Tuesday & Thursday - 8:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and Saturday - 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Adult Basketball: Monday through Friday - 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.

Adult Volleyball: Tuesday, Thursday & Friday - 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., Saturday - 11:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Zumba GoldMonday & Wednesday - 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Weight Room AccessMonday through Friday - 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Saturday - 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Program/Session dates and times may be modified, changed, or cancelled to accommodate for special events, holidays and/or facility rentals

2022 Fall Sand Volleyball League

Recreational and Competitive Divisions in Co-Ed and Women’s 

Cost: $250/Team

Fall Sand Volleyball Registration: Beginning August 1st (until full), from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. League play begins the week of August 29, 2022.

SPACE IS LIMITED IN ALL DIVISIONS - REGISTRATION IS FIRST COME FIRST SERVED.

2023 Indoor Volleyball League

Recreational and Competitive Divisions in Co-Ed and Women’s 

Cost: $250/Team

Indoor Volleyball Registration: TBD (December 2022)

Summer 2022 Kickoff Basketball Tournament

4 Divisions: Women's Open (18+), Men's Open (18+), Men's (29+), and Men's (39+)  

Cost: $200/Team (4 game guarantee)

Summer Tournament Registration: May 2 - 5, 2022 (or until full). Pool play begins the week of May 31, with tournament play beginning the week of June 20, 2022.  

SPACE IS LIMITED SO REGISTRATION IS ON A FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED BASIS. 

ALL REGISTRATIONS WILL BE HELD ONLINE AND IN-PERSON AT MEERSCHEIDT RECREATION CENTER, 1600 E. HADLEY AVE., LAS CRUCES, N.M., 88001. (575) 541-2563. 

Basketball Sports Officiating

Stay fit, be a part of the game, and earn extra income! For more information on how you can become a Sports Official for the City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department, please call (575) 541-2563 or email athletics@las-cruces.org.

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