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Playoff qualification is the goal this week as the regular season winds down in New Milford Parks & Recreation slowpitch softball.

The men's and women's leagues are slated to begin their post-season games next Thursday, July 31, pending Mother Nature's cooperation.

The top four teams in each of the five men's divisions will make the grade, while the top four women's teams will vie for their championship.

The next four women's teams in the standings will compete in a consolation tournament.

The standings, for games reported by July 21:

Women

J & R Lawn 15 1

Ponytail Express 12 3

The Villager 12 4

Candlewood/Fat City 10 6

Advanced Techni 8 8

NM Police Union 5 11

Churyk Iron Works 4 12

Eye Care/Septic 3 13

1st and Ten 2 13

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Men

A

Jake's Wayback 11 5

Modern Plumbing 10 6

Chemero Group 8 8

Strid Construction 7 9

The Bridge 4 12

B

B & B Mason 13 5

My Three Sons 10 7

STL Construction 10 7

YardApes 10 7

1st and Ten 7 10

Meadowland 2 15

C

Dr. Don's Auto 13 3

DEP 13 5

South Kent 10 6

Hometown Liquors 9 7

Kent Pizza/Haymore 8 10

Longo Associates 7 10

Mitchell Oil 4 13

B & D Air 3 13

D

A-1 Auto/Nostalgia 16 2

Bruzzi Lawn Care 15 2

Newtown Kindness 9 8

Murphy's Tire 8 9

Gargon Construction 7 9

Players/Pete's 6 11

Beatty Construction 5 12

H & H Homes 2 15

E

O'Connor's Pub 14 3

Northville Baptist 11 6

S & S Precision 11 6

House/Private Eye 8 9

TEK Gas 7 9

Demers/Moker 5 12

Kimberly-Clark 3 14

For more information about the league, call New Milford Parks & Recreation at 860-355-6050.

Norm Cummings