Youth Sports

Rio Rancho Youth Sports Contacts

Mark Ortiz
Youth Sports Director
Phone: (505) 891-7810 or (505) 228-8408

Ray Kantowski
Recreation Programmer - Youth Basketball
Phone: (505) 450-8513

Jason Sisneros
Recreation Leader - Youth Flag Football
Phone: (505) 615-1827

Online Registration

The City of Rio Rancho is excited to offer online registration for activities and events through the Parks and Recreation Department. Please click on the following link to go the Active Net online registration system. For more information about the Active Net online registration system please call (505) 891-5015.

Youth Sports Offerings


The City of Rio Rancho Parks, Recreation, and Community Services Department offers a wide array of youth sports programs; The programs are offered at different times throughout the year. To view a listing of what is currently available please visit the Program Brochure.  The following is a list of some of the many youth programs that are offered through the City pf Rio Rancho Parks, Recreation, and Community Services Department; 
  • Athletes in Action 
  • Archery
  • Fencing
  • Flag Football 
  • Gymnastics
  • Homeschool PE
  • Kourt Kids 
  • Little Chippers
  • Little Kickers
  • Little Sluggers
  • Little Rackets 
  • Middle School Tennis League
  • Pigskin Players
  • Shotokan Karate
  • Youth Basketball
  • Youth Kickball  

Rio Rancho Youth NFL Flag Football League

Jason Sisneros | Recreation Leader | Youth Flag Football | 505.615.1827

Girls and boys can play in the Flag Football League, even if they have never played football before. This league provides the basics of football in a structured, non-contact, and safe environment. Games emphasize basic football skills such as passing, catching, defending, and running. 

Registration is open for the 2017 Youth Flag Football season. Please stop by the Haynes Community Center Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm to register for the Youth Flag Football League. Registration closes on Friday, August 4, 2017 at 5:00 pm.

The Haynes Community Center is located at; 2006 Grande Blvd. SE, Rio Rancho, New Mexico 87124. Please call Jason at 505-891-7240 or 505-615-1827 for more information. 

The 2017 Flag Football season runs from August 8th to October 28th. Register now to secure your spot.

Rio Rancho Youth Basketball League 2017-2018

Ray Kantowski | Program Specialist | Youth Basketball | 505.450.8513

Registration will be held on September 18 and September 25, 2017 at the Haynes Community Center from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm. Please view the registration form below for more information. 

We need coaches! Interested? Please use the link below and fill out the City's volunteer application to become a coach. After application is complete please contact Ray Kantowski at 505-450-8513 to specify which school/grade you are interested in volunteering for. 

2016 - 2017 Team Standings