ABILENE, Texas -

Something new and exciting is in store for female athletes this spring; the City of Abilene Recreation Division is hosting a girl’s volleyball league.

The league is open to girls ages 9 to 12. Division I is open to girls ages 11 to 12, division II is for girls ages 9 to 10.

The entry fee is $45 per child and includes the team jersey, knee pads and a trophy. There will be two weeks of practice and five games, followed by an end of the season tournament. Games will begin on Saturdays, starting March 29th.

You can register at the Community Services Office located at 633 Walnut St., Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The deadline to register is Friday, March 7. For more information, please call 325-676-6217.