– “Pay to Play” Coed leagues:
Interested in playing alumni co-ed sports? The club helps to organize Michigan Alumni teams year round in the Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall leagues offered by Zogsports (www.zogsports.org), including Co-ed Touch Football, Co-ed Soccer, Men’s Basketball, Volleyball, and, pending enough interest, Dodgeball and Kickball. For more information or if you would like to suggest an additional sport, please contact the sports committee at [email protected].
The Michigan Alumni Softball Team takes on other alumni clubs in friendly competition during the summer months. We’re open to any Michigan alumnus living in the New York area, and the cost is free. Games are in Central Park on Saturdays and Sundays, and the lineup for each game is formed on a first-come, first-served basis from our players on our email list. If you’d like to play, please join the list or email [email protected].
Join our running club on Strava, the Nike Run app, or our Facebook group. All levels are welcome. Please contact Shivam ([email protected]) for more information.
Chelsea Piers – Spring & Fall Hockey, 16-game seasons. Players wanted! – Are you longing for your intramural hockey days at Yost Field House? Join the two-time league champion Michigan Alumni Hockey Club. We skate in Division 6, which plays games on Friday nights. The fee is approximately $500 per person based on a 20-person roster, plus jerseys if you are a new member. If interested or seeking more details, please contact Matt Trieste at [email protected]
UM Tennis Players List:
Looking for a singles or doubles partners in your neighborhood? We’ve created a database of interested tennis players to help connect people to playing partners. Click here to request access, to add your information to the UM Alum Tennis Players Google Sites Page so you can share your information with group members and contact Michigan alums.
Other Alumni Sports:
From time to time we get asked about other athletic opportunities. The club depends on volunteers interested in the sports to assist in organizing, but it’s not hard–contact the sports committee ([email protected]) for help. If people are interested in playing but not in organizing, we can direct you to the league and tell you how to be placed with other UM alums.
The alumni club organizes various sports teams with Zogsports for each of the Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall seasons. Depending on the level of interest this typically includes Touch Football, Soccer (indoor and/or outdoor), Basketball, Dodgeball, Volleyball, and Kickball. (For more info, visit http://www.zogsports.org.) If you are interested in playing on future teams, please send a quick note to the sports committee ([email protected]). Congratulations to the 2011 & 2012 touch football, basketball and soccer alumni squads, who claimed a number of division champions titles during this year’s ZogSports leagues (Michigan Maize touch football Division champions in Spring ’10, Fall ’10 and Spring ’11 and Division runner-up Fall ’11; Touch Football Division Champions Fall ’11; 4v4 Basketball Division Runner-Up in Summer ’10; 3v3 Basketball Division Runner-Up in Winter ’11; Outdoor soccer division champions Fall ’10, Fall ’11 and Division Runner Up Summer ’10 and Summer ’11; indoor soccer Division Runner-Up Winter ’10 and Winter ’11). ZogSports has awarded the teams a monetary prize that will go towards our local James Gartenberg Scholarship Fund, helping NYC high school students attend the University.