Johnston Girls Softball Association: Welcome

Greetings Softball Fans!

Welcome to the website of the Johnston Girls Softball Association located in Johnston, Iowa!

The Johnston Girls Softball Association is dedicated to the purpose of providing the youth and families of our community with exciting and rewarding experiences through the game of softball. Our mission is to provide opportunities for those of all skill levels to learn the fundamentals of softball in a positive and safe environment, with a strong focus on skill development, sportsmanship and teamwork. Our goal is to support each of our players by providing the resources and playing opportunities necessary to reach their potential and individual goals within the sport.

Questions? Please send an email to, or you may contact one of your JGSA Board Members. Contact information is in the handout below.

Handout: JGSA 2014 Board

Cancellation Notifications

In the event poor weather, cancellations will be announced on JGSA's Facebook page and by E-mail.  You may also wish to contact your team manager.  Generally, games will be held if the "Feels Like" temperature on at game time is above 45 degrees, it is not raining and there is no standing water on the fields.  Field condition judgements are made by the JGSA Board and/or the Officer of the Day on duty.  The threat of extreme weather is taken into consideration and games are always postponed in the event of lightning.

Monday, April 7
2014 JGSA Roster Book AVAILABLE NOW!

We are excited to announce the availability of this year's Roster Book!  Contacts, schedules, rules...all in ONE PLACE!


Handout: 2014 JGSA Roster Book

Wednesday, January 1
2014 Rec Softball Online Registration is now open!

Our online registration is now open for all girls entering Kindergarten through 9th grade in the fall of 2014.



                                       IMPORTANT REGISTRATION DATES

 Seniors  7,8,9 Feb. 15  Mar. 15 
 Majors 5,6  Feb. 15  Mar. 15
 Intermediate 3,4  Feb. 15  Mar. 15
 Minors 1,2  Mar. 15  Apr. 15 
 Rookie Pre-K, Kindergarten  Mar. 15  Apr. 15 







Please review the Registration Packet (below) for important information about our upcoming season.   

Handout: 2014 JGSA Registration Packet

Sunday, January 20
2014 Daddy Daughter Dance!

Come create a memorable evening with your special young girl at JGSA's 2014 Daddy Daugher Dance on February 15th from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.. Fathers, grandfathers, uncles or other adult male role models welcome.

Register is limited.

Handout: 2014 Daddy Daughter Dance!

Tuesday, January 22
2014 JGSA Pitching Clinic

The Johnston Girls Softball Association will be sponsoring an instructional pitching clinic and all girls registered for the JGSA 2014 Recreational season are eligible to participate.

Advance registration is required and participation is based upon first come, first serve.  So don't delay!

For more details on this clinic, including the registration form, see the handout below.

Handout: 2014 JGSA Pitching Clinic

Sunday, December 22
Frequently Asked Questions

Select the link below to receive answers to commonly asked questions for our Recreation League and tournament Dragon Select program.

Handout: Frequently Asked Questions

Sunday, January 26
2014 Johnston Softball Clinic

Who:  Girls grade 1st through 6th that want to improve their game by learning skills and techniques from JHS Sotball Coach Todd Merical.  

What:  Johnston Softball Clinic

When:  Saturday, March 8th, 2014   

Times:  Grades 1-3 10:00 AM to Noon; Grades 4-6 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Where:  Johnston Summit Middle School Gym

Deadline: Signup deadline is February 28th and attendance is limited.

Visit the Johnston Community Education Website for more information and registration information -