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    Ankeny Miracle League

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    In the Ankeny Miracle League, everyone bats, everyone scores and every game ends in a tie. boy running bases miracle league

    • Game consists of two innings
    • Every player bats once each inning
    • All players are safe on the bases
    • Every player scores a run before the inning is over (last one up gets a home run)
    • All games end in a tie
    • Community volunteers serve as Angels in the Outfield to assist the players
    • Volunteer PA announcers for each game

    Youth Miracle League

    All kids ages 5-18 with special needs are eligible to play in this coed, non-competitive baseball league.

    Adult Miracle League

    Men and women, 19 years and older with special needs, are eligible to play. Games will be played after the youth league on Saturdays.

    Register

    Register online or in person: Parks & Recreation Office, 220 W. First St., Ankeny

    There is no fee to participate in the program.

    Volunteers Needed

    Volunteer coaches and Angels in the Outfield (volunteers) are needed for these teams. Volunteers are partnered with players to assist them in the game. Angels must be at least 14 years old. School sports teams, cheer/dance squads, and youth groups are encouraged to volunteer as a team. Register to Volunteer Now.