Montgomery County Recreation has announced that registration is open for Spring season of The Miracle League, which plays games at the Washington Nationals Miracle Field located in South Germantown Park. The Miracle League gives children with disabilities the chance to play baseball.
The league is open to all children with special needs age 4 to 14 and plays on Saturdays from 10:30 am to 11:45 am, beginning April 9. There is also a league for ages 15 and up which will on Saturdays 12:00 pm to 1:15 pm, also starting April 9.
Every child is given the opportunity to hit, kick and score. The league assigns “buddies” to assist the players. The Washington Nationals Miracle Field incorporates a cushioned synthetic turf surface that accommodates wheelchairs and other walking assistance devices, while helping prevent injuries.
Registration can take place online at MoCo Recreation website or call 240-777-6870.