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Adel Youth Sports

Get Your Child Involved in Athletics

When your kids need to burn off some extra energy, consider signing them up for an Adel sports team! Whether your child is a rising soccer star or enjoys America’s favorite pastime, we have sports clubs and teams that will keep them involved and give them a fun activity to do outside of school. If you have any questions about registering for a team, we’ll direct you to someone who can help.

If the details listed below are incorrect or out-of-date, please contact Adel City Hall.

Little League

Give your baseball-crazy kid an opportunity play on a team by joining little league! There are multiple teams to choose from—Adel Parks and Recreation baseball is a part of the South Dallas County Little League Conference.

Registration usually begins in the middle of December and goes through March. Games start in April.


Give your girls an athletic outlet during the spring months by signing up for a softball team! Adel Parks and Recreation offers youth softball for girls ages 5–12.

Youth Softball is part of the South Dallas County Youth Softball League—our teams play games with neighboring communities. All home games are played at the 4-Plex softball fields in Kinnick-Feller Park in Adel.

Registration typically begins in the middle of December and runs through March, with games starting in April.


Sign your child up for club soccer this year! The ADM Soccer Club offers co-ed soccer opportunities for kids and teenagers in a wide range of ages. Check out the ADM Soccer Club Facebook page for more information.

Mailing address:
Adel-Desoto Soccer Club
P.O. Box 91
Adel, Iowa 50003


Your child will have an opportunity to hone their skills on the court when they join a youth basketball team! Adel Parks and Recreation offers Boys and Girls Youth Basketball for children in grades 1–6. The season spans the months of November, December, and January. Contact us to get in touch with someone who can register your child.

Full-Contact & Flag Football

For something a little different, Adel has its own full-contact football team. Your kids will feel like real football stars on the field—team members wear official NFL replica uniforms! This football team is open to kids in grades 3–6. For more information, please visit the ADM Falcons website.

If you prefer traditional flag football for younger kids, the Adel flag football program is available for children in grades K–5. The games are played in September and October, and registration is during July and August each year. For more information, please visit the ADM flag football site.

You may also email with any questions.