About FSA

Dedicated to Youth Athletics for More Than 50 Years

Fairmount Sports Association provides community baseball/softball on The Ben Franklin Parkway ball fields in Center City, Philadelphia, serving hundreds of children from all surrounding neighborhoods since 1963.


Registrations for Fall – baseball, softball, and flag football will take place Wednesday nights, down FSA from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

Remaining Walk-in Registration schedule is as follows:

  • Wed Aug 14th 
  • Wed Aug 21st 
  • Wed Aug 28th 
  • Wed Sept. 4th 

*Online Registrations are available at:

Public Website URL: https://active.leagueone.com/Olr/Pages/Welcome.aspx?ClubId=13258

2019 Fall Ball Fees:

 $50 Fee per child – Fee Examples:

1 child             $50

2 children        $100

3rd child           $100 – 3rd or more siblings play free of charge

Veterans –        $10 Flat fee (covers all children)

Fall Ball is tentatively scheduled to start Saturday, September 14th, 2019.  This may be subject to change.

2019 Flag Football Fees:

$60 Fee per child ($20 discount per kid for families who register more than 1 child) – Fee Examples:

1 child             $60

2 children        $100

3rd child           $140  

 Online registration can be accessed by the below link for Flag Football:


Flag Football “Draft Night” will be Wednesday, September 3rd at 6 pm.  Draft Night will serve as a general meet and greet for coaches and referees to draft teams, review the league rules and expectations for the season. We will meet at the City Tap House in Logan Square.  Please RSVP!!  

Currently recruiting SPONSORS and VOLUNTEERS (coaches and referees).   We will be sourcing local businesses to sponsor teams and subsidize league costs.  If you or someone you know have an interest in sponsorship,  coaching, refereeing, or with general questions, please email us at FairmountFlag@gmail.com

Additional information: 

  • Fairmount Flag Football will begin on Sunday September 8th and run for 9 weeks, concluding on November 3rd (weather permitting).
  • Games are played at Girard College on Sunday mornings between 9:00 am and 12:00 pm.  There is parking available on site.
  • The league will consist of two age divisions again.  This year the younger division will be 7 to 8 years old and we’ll be opening the older division for 9 to 11 years old.  This is a co-ed league.
  • With the older division (9 to 11 years old), we’ll be setting up a championship tournament in the final week of the season to crown a league champion. 

About Fairmount Sports Association

FSA offers league play for boys and girls; T Ball typically involves age groups (boys and girls) starting at 4 years old up thru 6 years old; Girls Softball begins at the rookie level for ages 7-9, junior level for girls ages 10-12 and a senior level league for girls ages 13-16 years of age. If total registrants are not sufficient to produce separate girl’s leagues; leagues may be merged to create a single rookie – junior league. Boy’s baseball begins at the rookie level (7-9 age groups), Junior or Pony League (10-12 age groups) and senior league (13-16) years of age (older boys league is wooden bat only).

All of the FSA teams are comprised of children of all different backgrounds and abilities and everyone is welcome to participate. 

Fairmount Sports Association is an all-volunteer organization so your help and participation is necessary to help make each season a success at an affordable price for families!

FSA plays its games on the three baseball diamonds located on the Ben Franklin Parkway. There is a field house located at 23rd and Pennsylvania Avenue, just steps from the Philadelphia Museum of Art with a beautiful backdrop of Center City skyscrapers.