Returning teams have until 4:30 p.m. on March 4, 2022, to register. A $300 deposit is required and must be mailed or paid in person at Brainerd City Hall. A returning team has 5 or more returning players, can have a different sponsor, and can have a different team manager. 

New teams can sign up beginning March 7, 2022, based on availability.
A new team has two or fewer returning players. 

The final deadline to register an MS1 or MS2 team is April 1, 2022. The final deadline to register a Women's/Co-Ed/Masters team is April 29, 2022. Register at Brainerd City Hall, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.


For Roster Forms and other registration forms and documents, please visit our Forms and Documents Page.



A $300 deposit is required at registration. We accept cash, checks or credit card payments at the City Hall Parks office.  The deposit will be applied to the total team fee. If a team signs up and cannot put a team together, they must notify the Parks and Recreation office no later than March 25, 2022, to receive a refund.

Game Softballs

52/300 Composite ADSTARR Tattoo
MS1/MS2 given 2 dozen (12")
Womens given 2 dozen (11")
Coed given 3 dozen ( 18x11", 18x12")
Masters 2 dozen (12") 
If your team needs to purchase softballs.
$6/ball or $65/dozen

Late Fees

A $75 late fee will be assessed if team fees are not paid IN FULL by May 11 for MS1, May 10 for MS2, June 6 for Women's, June 2 for Co-Ed and June 1 for Masters 35+. Rosters are due the first night of play at the concession stand in exchange for your softballs.

Pre-Season Practices

Please call our office at 218-828-2320 to book your practice. Fields can be booked no more than 48 hours in advance.  For Mon-Tue call on Friday; for Wed call on Mon, for Thu call on Tue, for Fri call on Wed, for Sat-Sun call on Thu.  Practice times are scheduled in 2 hour blocks:  1-3 p.m., 3-5 p.m., 5-7 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. 

2022 Fees

To register for State, you must go through Minnesota USA Softball. We no longer register teams. We do however sanction all of our teams. You do not have to pay a sanctioning fee for USA Softball Tournaments
League(s) Registration Fee
Facility Fee
Total Fees
MS1 and MS2
$640 $410 $1,050
WS1 and WS2
$485 $225
CR1 and CR2
$180 $710
Master 35+
$165 $165 $330

Divisions / Start Dates 



Check the Cancellations Page for rain-out information. Make-up games will be noted on the league standings / schedule page.