Sports (Youth)

The Department of Parks, Recreation & Arts offers sports leagues and programs for youth. In addition, there are opportunities to get involved in a number of sports clubs and programs, including East Lansing Soccer Club, Track Club, Basketball Club, Girls Youth Softball, Jr. Trojan Football and more. 

Inclement Weather Line


Call (517) 333-2580, extension 6565, for up-to-date information on program / event cancellations and building closures due to inclement weather.


Youth Sports

*Until otherwise noted, MASKS WILL BE REQUIRED AT ALL TIMES for all sports.

Information for Recreation Baseball and MacDonald Middle School Track will appear on this webpage in early March.

Buddy Basketball Registration Form (PDF)


MacDonald Middle School Sports Reminder

All middle school athletes will need a new sports physical to participate in sports during the 2021-2022 school year, unless your child had a physical AFTER April 15, 2021 and you have the sports physical form filled out and signed properly. Forms need to be turned into the MacDonald Middle School front office. The MHSAA sports physical form can be found here.

Sports Clubs


There are a number of additional sports clubs offered in East Lansing by various community organizations. Link to East Lansing Sports Clubs.