Youth Basketball

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Our Youth Basketball program is for youth ages 4-17. This program is designed to develop fundamental basketball skills while learning, teamwork, strategy, and sportsmanship. Children will learn basketball rules, shooting, passing, and ball handling. They will also learn offensive and defensive skills like rebounding, and team play.

Depending on age, practices and game times may vary.

TEAMS

LITTLE DRIBBLERS (ages 4-5)

  • This is considered an "instructional league" where our focus will be on mastering basic fundamentals & understanding of the game.

  • Summer session players clinic: June 28, 2021, at 6:15 p.m.

JUNIORS (Co-ed, ages 6-7)

  • For those with a basic understanding of the game. This league will continue to focus on basic fundamentals & skills.

  • Summer session players clinic: June 7, 2021, at 6:15 p.m.

​YOUTH LEAGUES (Boys & Girls, ages 8-17)

  • Skill clinics will be used to assign teams.

  • Clinics will be run based on age.

  • All players MUST attend a skills clinic before participating in the upcoming season.

    • GIRLS all ages, Summer session players clinic: June 10, 2021, at 6:15 p.m.

    • BOYS 8-10, Summer session players clinic: June 8, 2021, at 6:15 p.m.

    • BOYS 11-13, Summer session players clinic: June 9, 2021, at 6:15 p.m.

    • BOYS 14-17, Summer session players clinic: June 10, 2021, at 7:00 p.m.

Please note: all skill levels & abilities are welcome, no child will be denied the opportunity to play.

PLAYERS

All players must have sneakers with non-marking soles. Each player will receive a jersey.

COST

LITTLE DRIBBLERS (ages 4-5)

  • Members: $45.00

  • Non-Members: $60.00

JUNIORS & YOUTH LEAGUES (Boys & Girls, ages 6-17)

  • Members: $60.00

  • Non-Members: $75.00

REGISTRATION

  • Our Youth Basketball program has both a summer and a winter season.

  • Our leagues will meet/play at both the A.J. McClung and D.A. Turner YMCAs.

  • Practices are held on weekday evenings with games held on Fridays and/or Saturdays.

Registration for the SUMMER 2021 season is OPEN! 

  • Registration will be open from April 26th - June 8th

  • Season play will begin July 6th

  • REGISTER HERE

COACHES

YMCA youth basketball recreational teams are led by volunteer coaches. All volunteer coaches undergo a background check and training. Opportunities are available for coaches and assistant coaches at all locations.

 

For more information, please contact our Director of Athletics and Recreation, Antonio Mathis

QUESTIONS?

Please contact our Director of Athletics and Recreation, Antonio Mathis.