Baseball & Softball
McHenry Township Park has 4- baseball/softball fields with skinned infields, backstops, foul-line and home run fences. The four baseball diamonds are utilized from spring through fall with little league and softball.
This directory offers information about area baseball & softball leagues and teams. The listing below provides links to each league or team website and a contact email address.
Click on the underlined League name to visit their website or e-mail address to send correspondence.
For athletic field information concerning McHenry Township Park, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Johnsburg Pigtail League
Girls ages 6 to 18. The purpose of this summer softball is to create an opportunity to improve softball skill in a competitive environment. Team will be based on the number of athletes who will be participating. This will be considered an 18 and under team which will allow any high school students to participate. Game schedule is still to be decided; however, as of now there will be some weeknight games, practices and around 7 weekend tournaments between the fall and summer.
The team will compete in 2 or 3 fall tournaments and around 5 tournaments starting in the summer after the high school season is complete.All tournaments will be part of North American Fastpitch Association (NAFA). Most tournaments will be within an hour driving time of Johnsburg, (Woodstock, Huntley, Marengo, Sycamore, Rockford, etc..) with the exception of 1 tournament in the summer that will be an opportunity for an overnight trip. Schedule will be made once a team is selected so we can do our best to work around various schedules.
McHenry County Chaos
Manager: Mark McClaughry
The primary purpose of the McHenry County CHAOS girls fastpitch softball program is to develop players to play at a highly competitive level. Players will have the opportunity to improve their softball skills with a year-round practice and game schedule. The primary focus of this organization is to develop and maintain a solid core of fundamental skills and develop the players knowledge of fastpitch softball.
If you are chosen for the CHAOS, you will:
- 1. Display proper conduct and play with good sportsmanship at all times.
- 2. Play approximately 45-70 games.
- 3. Practice and play games 2-3 times per week.
- 4. Attend all functions, practices, games and tournaments.
McHenry County Heatwave Fastpitch Softball
Seven fastpitch softball teams for girls 10 to 18 years old. Heatwave is a traveling league and a member of the North American Fastpich Association. Heatwave is seeking players looking to take their game to the next level!!! Heatwave’s goal is to teach young girls the fundamentals of softball, sportsmanship and leadership in a fun environment!!
McHenry County Christian Fellowship Softball League
Doug Peterson - President
A mixed wood bat league with 19 teams from 16 area churches. Playing on Monday evenings at the Township. Churches interested in joining the league are invited to contact League President Doug Peterson. www.churchsoftball.org