Athletic Programs

The Daphne Sports & Recreation Department operates recreational athletic programs, such as youth football, youth basketball, youth baseball, as well as adult softball leagues. Local organizations oversee cheerleading, softball, lacrosse, flag football, and soccer programs.

The Daphne Tennis & Pickleball Complex at W.O. Lott Park offers tennis & pickleball clinics.  

Please visit the registration portal for registration information. Be sure to click on the program name for details prior to registering.

Upcoming Programs

Beginner TUESDAYS IN FEBRUARY Ticker (1)

Join our Beginner Adult Tennis Clinics Tuesdays in February (7, 14, 21, and 28) 2023. Ladies & Gentlemen are welcome! Clinics will run from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM these dates. Cost is $65 for all 4 clinics.

Please bring your own racquet; the City will provide all balls. Learn how to play tennis with proper technique; focusing on the rules of play.

Location: Daphne Tennis & Pickleball Complex at W.O. Lott Park, 2000 Main Street.

To register, follow this link

If you have additional questions, please reach out to David at 251-620-2710.

Valentines Tennis Social.ticker (2)

Join our Valentines Doubles Tennis Social Saturday, February 11, 2023. Ladies & gentlemen of all levels are welcome!

Please list your doubles tennis partner's name during registration. If you do not have a tennis doubles partner, we will pair you with one.

Social begins at 9:00 AM and will run until 1:00 PM. Cost is $30 per participant.

Please bring your own racquet; the City will provide all balls.

Location: Daphne Tennis & Pickleball Complex at W.O. Lott Park, 2000 Main Street.

To register, please follow this link

If you have additional questions, please reach out to David at 251-620-2710.

Daphne Dream Court kg DIGITAL 2023 copy

Dream Court Daphne is an adaptive tennis program for individuals with physical and intellectual disabilities, striving for inclusion and acceptance. This program goes beyond sports alone! Dream Court Daphne focuses on promoting an active lifestyle, modeling social behaviors, and developing self-esteem. Most importantly, to encourage inclusion and acceptance in sports and in day-to-day life.

Our goal is to enhance not only the life of the special need athlete, but to strengthen their family as a whole. Tennis is the perfect tool to connect special needs athletes with their families and the rest of the community.  

Join us for any or all of our 2023 Dream Court Daphne Camps at the Daphne Tennis & Pickleball Complex located at 2000 Main Street. Registration is FREE. Camps run from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM on all dates:    

  • March 4, 11 & 25, 2023
  • Sept 16, 23 & 30, 2023
  • Dec 2, 9 & 16, 2023

To register as a volunteer or athlete, please click here.  If you have any additional questions, please contact the Tennis & Pickleball Coordinator David Pantovic at 251-620-2710.

Programs Managed by the City of Daphne

Youth Football

The Daphne Youth Football League participates in the Baldwin County Youth Football League (BCYFL). The league is open to children from 7 - 12 years of age. Most games take place on Saturdays, with practices held once or twice per week. The cost per participant is $75/resident and $100/non-resident. The City provides players with helmets, shoulder pads, mouthpieces, and game jerseys. Players must provide pants, pads for pants, chin strap, socks, and footwear. 

Registration normally takes place in June through mid-July of each year. For more information, please visit the registration portal when registration is open. Be sure to click on the program name for additional information prior to registering.

Youth Basketball

Daphne Youth Basketball is open to those in 1st - 8th grade. Most games take place on Saturdays, with practices held once or twice per week. The cost is $75/resident and $100/non-resident per participant, and the City provides game jersey and shorts. Players must provide footwear. 

Registration normally takes place each October. For more information, please visit the registration portal when registration is open. Be sure to click on the program name for additional information prior to registering.

Youth Baseball 

Daphne Youth Baseball is open to children from 4 - 15 years of age. The cost is $100/resident and $125/non-resident per participant. Players are responsible for providing their own bat, glove, helmet, pants, and footwear. Daphne Youth Baseball provides jersey and hat. 

Registration for Spring League usually runs January - February and August - September for Fall League. For more information, please visit the registration portal when registration is open. Be sure to click on the program name for additional information prior to registering.

Adult Programs Managed by the City of Daphne

Men’s/Adult Softball

Registration cost for Men's/Adult Softball is $400 per team. Games are held on Monday nights.

Spring league registration is held in April; games start in May. Summer league registration is held at the first of July; games start at the end of July. Fall league registration is held in September; games start in October.

For more information (when registration is open), please visit our registration portal

Adult Open Coed Softball

Registration cost for Adult Open Coed Softball is $400 per team. Games are held on Wednesday nights. 

Spring league registration is held in April; games start in May. Summer league registration is held at the first of July; games start at the end of July. Fall league registration is held in September; games start in October.

For more information (when registration is open), please visit our registration portal

Programs Managed by Other Organizations

The following youth sports are held at our athletic facilities and managed by other organizations. Please contact those organizations directly for more information: