Youth Sports Programs
middle school spring volleyball
Players will be grouped by age and ability to learn appropriate drills, skills, and techniques along with teamwork in a positive and structured environment. Participants will also have an opportunity to develop leadership skills and build self-esteem as they improve their technique. Emphasis will be on proper warm-ups, footwork drills, agility, passing, hitting, serving, defense and game strategies. Athletes will be in a fun environment with motivating and positive coaching staff.
Coed, Grades 6-8
Mondays and Wednesdays, March 4 - 8 (No class 4/8, 4/10, 4/15, 4/17)
Malibu High School, Small Gym
middle school boys tennis
The Middle School Tennis program provides a complete pathway of tennis development, from fun recreational introductory classes to elite performance and high school preparation. Participants will improve hand-eye coordination and agility, perform racquet-handling skills, and familiarize themselves with the tennis court. Instructor will focus on building the foundation and cultivating a love of the game through basic strokes and fun games associated with tennis. No traveling required; all classes will take place at Malibu High School.
Boys, Grades 6-8
Fridays, March 8 - May 10 (No class 4/12 & 4/19)
Malibu High School, Tennis Courts
COACH PITCH BASEBALL LEAGUE (COED)
(Ages 4-7). Join the City of Malibu's Coach Pitch Baseball program for a fun-filled season of learning the game of baseball. In each at bat, the player will receive 5 pitches from their own coach; if they are unable to hit the pitch, a tee will be used to ensure success. Players do not strike out! Practices are held once a week (Thursday or Friday, time chosen by volunteer coach). Games are held on Saturday mornings.
Games Dates: March 9, 16, 23, 30. April 27. May 4, 11, 18.
Refer to the Coach Pitch Baseball Handbook for rules important dates and information.
Refer to the Coach Pitch Baseball League Schedule (Updated March 2019) for information regarding game times and picture day.
The City of Malibu Community Services Department is launching the #PlayLikeAGirlMalibu campaign and invites individuals in the Malibu community to share their epic girls’ sports moments by incorporating the hashtag into their online posts.
The campaign aims to encourage girls of all ages not only to participate in the City’s wide offerings of youth sports classes, but to also provide a platform for girls’ sports programs to be highlighted in the community. The Department's goal is to improve the representation of females in positions of leadership in sport and recreation.
Tips for Getting Girls Involved in Sports:
- Have Fun
- Start Early
- Set Goals
- Find a Role Model