Youth Sports

Youth Sports allow young people to develop skills and build healthy lifestyles through teamwork, fun and fair play. Our coaches are caring volunteers that help guide our children through learning the essentials of physical fitness, healthy development, and participation. There are no tryouts in our non-competitive sports programs. Both team and individual sports are available. 

Helpful Information

  1. You can reach our youth sports department for all YMCA's in Greater San Antonio by emailing us at [email protected] or calling our office at 210-497-7955

  2. The YMCA Sports team communicates with families and coaches each season through our PlayerpSpace sports management platform. If you're new to the YMCA or a returning family be sure to follow this link to sign in or create your account in the upper right-hand corner.

  3. Practices are guaranteed to occur at or near your home location, but games are played at YMCAs throughout the Greater San Antonio association based on registration numbers. YMCA leagues and divisions may be combined with those from other Ys to ensure participation for all.

  4. Interested in coaching your child? Reach out to us at [email protected] and we will get you everything you need to make an impact on kids in our community through sport. Every season there are more kids looking to play sports than parent volunteers signed up to coach.
    We can always use your help! 

Current Offerings

Winter Sports Season


Sports Offered:

 SPORTS Clinics

Sports Clinics teach the fundamentals of a sport in preparation for league play.

Registration Nov. 1 - Dec. 2

Basketball Clinic

• Clinics start week of Dec. 6
• Meets 2x week for 2 weeks

Basketball Clinic 
Ages 5 - 6 (Mon & Wed 5:30pm - 6:30pm)
Ages 7 - 8 (Tues & Thurs 5:30pm - 6:30pm)
Ages 9 - 10 (Mon & Wed 6:45pm - 7:45pm)
Ages 11 - 12 (Tues & Thurs 6:45pm - 7:45pm)


Outdoor Sports Leagues

Registration Nov. 1 - January 7

Important Dates:
First Practice: Week of Jan. 10
First Game: Jan. 22
Last Game: Feb. 26

  • There will be 6 games total.
  • Certain age divisions may be combined and have a high chance of playing other YMCAs for games due to low participation, travel is likely.
  • All practices will be in your local Y area, including combined Divisions with other YMCAs

Soccer  (co-ed ages 3 -6 yrs | Boy & Girl League ages 7-12 yrs) 


Indoor Sports Leagues 

Registration Nov. 1 - January 7

Important Dates:
First Game: Jan. 22
Last Game: March 12

  • There will be 8 games total.
  • Certain age divisions may be combined and have a high chance of playing other YMCAs for games due to low participation, travel is likely.
  • Weekly practices will be held on the outdoor basketball courts at the Potranco Y. 

Volleyball ( Saturday Only) Ages: 9-14 yrs



Basketball Ages: 5-10 yrs




If you prefer NOT to register online, please print out our registration forms - Winter Outdoor Leagues |  Winter Indoor Leagues | Basketball Clinics . Bring your completed form to the Welcome Center and we will get you all set up!

Helpful Information


   To view your child's practice and game schedules, click HERE.





Youth Sports Rules

Weather Policy

Coaches' Corner

Parents' Place

Value of YMCA Youth Sports

50% Playing Time

YMCA guarantees a child will play a minimum of 50% of the time in every sport. This Best Practice allows the child the time to grow and develop their confidence and skills.


Participants can request to play with a certain coach, or a friend or player. During General and Late Registration, requests are not guaranteed.

Member Discount

Members receive a discount on Youth Sports and other Y Programs.



The YMCA provides a uniform for your child.

  • Soccer - Jersey and Socks

  • Baseball - Jersey and MLB Cap or Visor

  • Lacrosse - Jersey

  • Volleyball - Jersey

  • Basketball - Jersey (Reversible)

  • Flag Football/Touch Football (Jersey)

Sponsor a Team and get Upgraded Jerseys for all.

Sports Philosophies