Leagues

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Register for New, Co-ed Youth Street Hockey League!

The new Cambridge Street Hockey League offers young players a chance to sharpen their skills and have fun this off-season. This outdoor, co-ed league will focus on skills, drills, and game competitions among friends. 

  • Co-ed leaguesopen to 8 – 9 year olds and 10 – 12 year olds of all gender identities
  • New and experienced players welcome
  • Sneakers, sticks, mouth pieces, and water bottles required

League Schedule

  • Tuesday and Thursday evenings
  • July 2 – August 8, 2024 (no league on July 4)
    • Skills and Drills: 5:30 - 6 p.m.
    • Games: 6 -8 p.m.

Location: John A. Ahern Field, 259 Charles Street

To register, for the Cambridge Street Hockey League, fill out the registration form (PDF) and return it with $10 fee to DHSP 51 Inman St. 3rd Floor or War Memorial Recreation Center Front Desk, 1640 Cambridge St., Door 15. Last day to register is July 2, 2024.

The league is offered by Cambridge Recreation in collaboration with Cambridge Youth Hockey. Questions? Contact Vlad Pierre at vpierre@cambridgema.gov or Drew Motta at president@cambridgeyouthhockey.org

Register for 2024 Summer Basketball Leagues!

Recreation offers Summer Basketball Leagues for Cambridge children, youth, and teens ages 8 –19. This year, we're excited to offer a new league, “Level Up,” for female athletes ages 12-14. “Level Up” joins the Medina Dixon Instructional Basketball Girls League (Girls, ages 8-11), Davonte Neal Instructional League (Co-ed, ages 8-11), Sharif Moustafa Instructional League (Co-ed ages 9-13), Kito Jackson League (Boys ages 12-14 / grades 6-8), and Eurie Stamps, Sr. League (Boys ages 15 – 19 / grades 9-12). See scheduling details below. 

  • 2024 Summer Basketball League scrimmages begin the week of June 24 and games begin the week of July 1. League championship games will be held the week of August 12.
  • The registration fee is $10 per player, made by check or money order to "City of Cambridge."

To register for 2024 Recreation Summer Basketball Leagues, fill out the Summer Basketball Leagues Registration Form and return it with the registration fee to: the War Memorial Recreation Center, 1640 Cambridge St. (front desk) or the Department of Human Service Programs c/o Recreation, 51 Inman St, 3rd floor.

Spots in Summer Basketball Leagues are limited. Leagues remain open until filled in the order applications are received.

Questions? Contact Geo Rodriguez at gerodriguez@cambridgema.gov or (857) 270-4383. 

Recreation Summer Basketball Leagues

Medina Dixon Instructional Basketball Girls League (Ages 8-11) 
Tuesday and Thursday, Skills: 5:30 p.m. Games: 6 – 8 p.m. 
Ahern Field (Charles St) 
Registration & Scrimmages, June 25 & 27 
Games begin July 2, 2024 

Level Up Girls Basketball League
(Ages 12-14) 
Tuesday and Thursday, Skills: 5:30 p.m. Games: 6 – 8 p.m. 
Ahern Field (Charles St) 
Registration & Scrimmages, June 25 & 27 
Games begin July 2, 2024 

Davonte Neal Instructional League (Co-ed ages 8-11) 
Mondays and Wednesdays, Skills: 5:30 p.m. Games: 6 – 8 p.m. 
Sennott Park (Behind the Moses Youth Center, 243 Harvard St.) 
Registration & Scrimmages, June 26 & July 1 
Games begin July 3, 2024 

Sharif Moustafa Instructional League (Co-ed ages 9-13) 
Tuesdays and Thursdays, Skills: 5:30 p.m. Games: 6 – 8 p.m. 
Glacken Field (next to Fresh Pond Golf Course) 
Registration & Scrimmages, June 25 & 27 
Games begin July 2, 2024 
 
Kito Jackson League
(Boys ages 12-14 / grades 6-8) 
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6 – 8:15 p.m. 
Hoyt Field (off of Western Ave) 
Games begin July 9, 2024 

Eurie Stamps, Sr. League
(Boys ages 15 – 19 / grades 9-12+) 
Wednesdays and Fridays 6 – 8:15 p.m. 
Hoyt Field (off of Western Ave) 
Games begin July 10, 2024 

 

Fall and Winter Basketball Leagues

Shoot Straight (January - March)

Offered in partnership by Cambridge Recreation and Shoot Straight Inc., Shoot Straight is an instructional basketball league open to Cambridge Boys and Girls in grades 3-6. The goal of the program is to teach young athletes basketball skills, team play, and sportsmanship. Shoot Straight runs from January - March and each session provides a combination of skills instruction and game play.

Cambridge Pride (November - mid-March)

Cambridge Pride is a travel basketball league open to Cambridge 6th, 7th, and 8th graders. The season runs from November through mid-March and encourages participants to recognize and optimize their full potential as student athletes. The league is run by Cambridge Recreation. 

Questions? Contact Geo Rodriguez at gerodriguez@cambridgema.gov or 617-349-6228.

 
 


Community Athletic Leagues and Programs

Cambridge Youth Athletics Baseball/Little League
(Spring/Summer) Ages: 12 and under

Central Division
Website: www.centralcambridge.org 
Contact: centralcambridgeyouthbaseball@gmail.com

East Division
Website:www.eclbl.com
Contact: Jill Gorski
Phone: 617-372-4692

North Division 
Website:www.nclbl.org
Contact: Peter McCann email: pgmcc56@gmail.com

West Division
Website: www.leaguelineup.com/
Contact: westcambridge.wclbl@gmail.com

Babe Ruth Baseball
(Spring/Summer) Ages: 13 -15
Contact: George Alexander 617-823-8630 

Cambridge Girls Softball
Contact: Peter Payack 617-492-2913

Youth Soccer
Website: www.cambridgeyouthsoccer.org

Youth Lacrosse
Website: www.cambridgeyouthlacrosse.org
Contact: play@cambridgeyouthlacrosse.org

Pop Warner Football and Cheerleading
Ages:7 -14
Website: www.cambridgewarriors.org
Contact: cambpw@gmail.com

Girls Youth Basketball League (LITE)
Contact: Carol Thomas 617-661-3329

Cambridge Jets Track Team
Contact: Curtis Jackman 617-380-8080
Website: www.cambridgejetsofma.org