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Sports Programs

Please visit Morris Plains Recreation for information about sports and fitness programs sponsored by the Borough. Local youth recreational leagues and clinics are available seasonally for basketball, softball/baseball, soccer, and swimming. These programs are organized independently of the Borough and are offered in partnership with Morris Plains Recreation Commission.

Below are links to athletic teams and other fitness programs in the area that are not sponsored by the Borough of Morris Plains.  The following information and links are being provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only; they do not constitute an endorsement or an approval by the Borough of Morris Plains. The Borough of Morris Plains bears no responsibility for the accuracy, legality or content of the external site or for that of subsequent links. Contact the external site for answers to questions regarding its content.


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Morris Plains Marlins Swim Team

The Morris Plains Swim Team is a summer swim program that provides a fun and competitive swim season for swimmers from ages 5 to 18. The Marlins are a member of the Morris County Summer Swim League. We offer a summer training program for all levels of competitive swimmers, with training from a dedicated and experienced coaching staff. The Marlins average about 100 swimmers per season. The “home pool” is the Morris Plains Community Park Pool.

For more information, visit

Morristown Area American Little League “MAALL”

In 2024 Morris Plains Little League & Morristown National Little League have merged together to create a new, unified league called Morristown Area Little League, inclusive of both baseball and softball divisions.

For costs, registration, volunteer coach or field information, please visit

Morris Plains Soccer

The Morris Plains Soccer Association (MPSA) is dedicated to providing affordable youth athletics to the children of Morris Plains, NJ. Serving more than 250+ players annually, MPSA welcomes children of all abilities to participate in recreational programs designed to encourage growth and focus on fun.

Spring and fall programs are available for ages 3-10 (Pre-K – grade 4), as well as a youth referee program (grades 6-12).

For more information, visit

Morris Plains Basketball

The Morris Plains Basketball Association offers programs for children in Kindergarten through 8th grade.

For more information, visit

Football and Cheerleading

Visit Morristown Wildcats Football Club for information about:

  • Tackle football (grades 3 – 8)
  • Flag football (grades K – 3)
  • Cheerleading (grades 3 – 8)

Morristown Junior Colonials Lacrosse Club

The Morristown Junior Colonials Lacrosse Club is a volunteer-run organization dedicated to teaching and developing the fundamentals of youth lacrosse for boys in the Morristown, Morris Plains and Morris Township area.

Morristown Lady Colonials Lacrosse Club

The Morristown Lady Colonials Lacrosse Club’s goal is to promote lacrosse among girls in the Greater Morristown area and to expand the fastest-growing sport’s appeal to a broad range of players. Our program is designed to accommodate girls with extensive lacrosse experience and girls who have never picked up a stick. We have two main programs, the 3rd through 8th-grade travel TEAMS and Pre-Kindergarten through 2nd-grade CLINIC. For more information and to register, please visit our website,


Visit (Under 12 through adult teams)