LOUISVILLE (WHAS11) -- A new season is about to start for one of the country's best organized senior softball leagues. Louisville seniors play in several metro leagues and also in tournaments around the country.

New players can sign up for the Metro Parks Senior Softball League through March 11. Players are eligible for the league in the year that they turn 60.

The 60 and up league plays on Tuesday mornings at Camp Taylor Field beginning at 9:30 a.m. The first game is April 17. The seniors play until mid-September.

The 70 and up league plays on Thursday morning on the same schedule. The last game on Tuesday and Thursday is 1:15. The age group of 70 begin play on April 19. That league also includes a team of ages 80 and older

The 80s age group plays together because they also travel the region and play in tournaments. To register for Metro Parks Senior Softball, call Al Benninger at 502-458-7727.