Youth Softball

Downtown Activity Center: 215 SW A Street Community Center: 1101 SW Citizens Circle
Hours vary by facility
Downtown Activity Center: 479-464-PARK (7275) Community Center: 479-696-0200
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2017 Fall Season

Bentonville Parks & Recreation in partnership with the Bentonville Youth Softball League offers a Fall recreational youth softball program for girls ages 3-16. This fast pitch softball program focuses on participation, sportsmanship, and skill development. Volunteer coaches are screened by Bentonville Parks & Recreation. All coaches participating in that softball program must complete a background check and coaching application prior to coaching.

Please take a look at our Registration Flyer for more information. All games will be played at Memorial Park. For more information please reach out to your age commissioner or Bentonville Parks and Recreation at 479-464-PARK (7275).

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Register ONLINE Registration Flyer

USSSA Age Categories

Girls must play in the division for which their age qualifies them to. Ages, according to USSSA, are calculated on December 31, 2017 for this season. Therefore, all girls must play in the division to which their age qualified them for on December 31, 2017.

BPR League Rules Player Age Eligibility



Important Fall Dates 

Games Start - September 5, 2017

Need Help Finding a Team or Player? 

We want to help! Please check out our list below of players needs a team and teams who are in need of more players to fill out a roster. To be shown on this list (whether you're a player or team), please contact Danny Bartlett at We will add you to this list and actively work to find what you're looking for. We cannot guarantee you a spot on a team, but we can guarantee that we'll work hard to make sure you're able to play. 



For tournament and other Softball opportunities in Bentonville, please visit our Softball Tournaments page for more information.

For more information regarding our Youth Softball League please contact our advisory board members.

President Michael Stafford (479) 640-6716
Vice President Jason Holyfield (479) 381-5534
League Director Danny Bartlett (479) 271-5974
Secretary Mike Mullin (470) 721-3170
Player Agent Danny Bartlett (479) 271-5974
Treasurer Bryan Lacina (479) 644-8506
6U Commissioner Nicole Whisenhunt (479) 670-1998
8U Commissioner Jason Holyfield (479) 381-5534
10U Commissioner Shane Red (479) 418-9281
12U Commissioner Jared Hall (479) 418-9281 
14U Commissioner Rodney Sullins (479) 685-8093
16U Commissioner Rodney Sullins (479) 685-8093
Player/ Coach Development Bryan Lacina (479) 644-8506
League Umpire in Chief Larry Kirkpatrick (479) 464-0925 

NOTE:   If your child has never registered with Bentonville Parks & Recreation, please include proper birth documentation (birth certificate, shot record, passport) with registration form and payment.  If registering online you may either drop the document of at the address above or fax to 479-271-5970 and include a note that you have registered your child online.

Registration fees must be received at time of registration.  Once team assignments are made and uniforms are ordered, registration fees are  NON-REFUNDABLE.  Uniforms include jerseys only. Players will be responsible for providing their own shoes & any additional protective gear.
NOTE:  For up to date cancellations/field closings during inclement weather, please be sure to visit the Parks & Recreation Home Page, where you can view the status of each field.
To become instantly notified, via email or text, when a field has been closed for game play, you may sign up to receive status updates.