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NAGAAA Member City

The MSLA is a member of North American Gay Amateur Athletic Alliance.  NAGAAA is an organization comprised of men and women dedicated to providing opportunity and access for the LGBT community to participate in organized softball competition in safe environments. Currently, more than 17,000 players from 45 cities across Canada and the United States participate in member leagues, and the best of these teams converge once a year for head-to-head competition at the annual Gay Softball World Series.

Join the League

MSLA is an non-profit 501(c)3 organization established in 1980 to provide a competitive softball league to the LGBTQ community throughout the Greater Houston Area. 

We have between 30 and 40 teams active during our Spring season and have an active non-gay and non-player membership as well. Our league is divided into four divisions:

  • A: Highly skilled players
  • B: Skilled players
  • C: Moderately-skilled players
  • D: Players with limited skills and experience, including beginners
  • Masters: Players age 50+ of all skill levels

Our league plays at Houston Sportsplex in southwest Houston. (click here for a map)

12631 S Main St, Houston, TX 77035

The best way to get involved is to attend one of our Recruitment Days. The Fall Season's Recruitment Day is scheduled for for November 11th.  Bring a glove and non-metal cleats. We’ll provide the rest!

If you have any questions click here to contact our Recruitment Chair.

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Stay connected by following us on Facebook and Instagram.  We look forward to seeing you at the fields!

Welcome again and now...  LETS PLAY BALL!!

Resources

Beginner’s Guide to Calling Pitches

By Ken Krause, Fastpitch Lane 08/06/2018, 12:00pm CDT

Start low and out. Most hitters don’t like that pitch and will let it go by for a free strike. “When in doubt, throw low and out.”

How to Coach a Softball Team of Beginners

By Rolando Rosa, Youth1 03/06/2018, 12:00pm CST

I don’t let them use a glove to field with at the first practice. They learn the catch ground balls barehanded using two hands.

3 Reasons Why Your Softball Grip Matters

By Lindsey Wallace, Rip-It Blog 07/20/2017, 9:45am CDT

When fastpitch softball players look for a bat they normally seek a bat that has the balance they want, pop, a fast swing speed, and a desirable design. 


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Want to participate in your local community? Become a  league sponsor for the Montrose Softball League Association and support LBGT amateur athletics  in Greater Houston.

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Want to participate in your local community? Become a  league sponsor for the Montrose Softball League Association and support LBGT amateur athletics  in Greater Houston.