Youth Sports

Youth Sports allows 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. 



Current Offerings

Fall Sports are back. Register today and join us for a full fall season and the return to games safely. Indoor and outdoor sports vary by Branch, see offering below. We are excited to get teams back together and return to our traditional sports seasons.



SPRING CREDIT

Please be sure to utilize any available credits you may have on your account from the cancellation of the spring sports season.

To see your credit: Log into your account on the top right after selecting the program you wish to sign up for. 

  • Your account was set up when you registered for Spring. If you do not remember your password, use "Forgot Password" to retrieve it. Be sure to use the same email address used when you registered. If you create a new account, you will not be able to see or use your credit when registering.

  • Under account view >> View Account credits to see what is available on your account. 

  • Add the program of choice to your cart >> at checkout the credit will automatically be applied.

 

Fall 2020 Sports Season

INDOOR SPORTS LEAGUES REGISTRATION: JULY 20 - SEPTEMBER 18

Basketball and Volleyball

*Some Branches affected by current restrictions. Specific Branches only, indoor season will include practice and games on Saturdays only because of school rentals unavailable for Fall.

Games/practice begins October 10
Season Ends December 5
No games Thanksgiving week

 

REGISTER ONLINE

Sports Offered:

Basketball  3 - 17 yrs  


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Volleyball   7 - 14 yrs  


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REGISTER AT THE Y

If you prefer NOT to register online, please print out our Indoor Sports Leagues Registration Forms. Bring your completed form to the Welcome Center and we will get you all set up!

 

Visit Playerspace for all of our team information!  Game schedules, practice schedules, snack schedules, coach contact information. To search for your team's game schedule, coach or a player, sign in HERE!
 


YMCA Youth Sports COVID-19 Safety Information & Expectations

The YMCA will continue to monitor current state and local guidelines to ensure participant safety. We reserve the right to increase or decrease expectations based on the ever-changing information. The safety of your family is important to get kids active again.

 

Outdoor Sports:
 

  1.  Symptoms screening will be posted for everyone to see if they exhibit any symptoms of COVID-19.

  2. Effective Immediately: all spectators, Coaches, and Officials will be required to wear masks at all practices and games for the duration of the season. All individuals 10 and older by ordinance must wear a mask at all YMCA facilities.

    Kids will not be required to wear masks while actively practicing and playing in games.

  3. Immediate family only will be able to attend games and practices.


Staff

  • Will be required to attend the mandatory training on our COVID-19 guidelines and safety procedures.
  • Staff who are not officials will be required to wear masks when engaging with families.
  • Must check-in before each clinic, have their temperature taken, and complete a symptoms checklist.
  • Officials will practice social distancing on fields when possible


Volunteers/Coaches

  • Will attend seasonal coach meeting and be trained on COVID-19 safety in addition to seasonal sports training.
  • Volunteers must report any coaches, kids, or parents that may be exhibiting any COVID-19 symptoms to YMCA staff so we can handle the situation accordingly and follow up with steps for return/removal.
  • Must maintain social distancing from officials and other teams when possible.


Equipment

  • Kids will be required to bring their own water and not share.
  • Kids are encouraged to bring their own equipment when possible.
  • Hand sanitizer will be available at each field.


Parents

  • Parents can attend but immediate family only. This is to limit the number of people at the facility.
  • Parents and kids 10 years or older must bring a mask with them.
  • Parents will be able to sit next to fields but must maintain social distancing of 6 ft. or more. Staff will be enforcing this, if 6 ft. isn’t possible then a mask is required.
  • When arriving Parents must wear a mask until they can safely distance themselves from other parents.

 

Indoor Sports:
 

  1.  Symptoms screening will be posted for everyone to see if they exhibit any symptoms of COVID-19.

  2. According to state and local guidelines, individuals engaging in the form of an activity Indoors are not required to wear masks. This will include participants, coaches, and officials during games and practice.

  3. Parents will be required to wear masks at all times Indoors. One Parent per child allowed at practice and games.

  4. All individuals entering an indoor facility must be temperature checked and wear their masks until they begin their activity.

  5. Teams will enter through one entrance and exit through another exit only. Waiting teams/games will not be allowed in the facility until the previous teams have exited.
     

Staff

  • Will be required to attend the mandatory training on our COVID-19 guidelines and safety procedures.
  • Staff who are not officials will be required to wear masks when engaging with families.
  • Must check-in before each clinic, have their temperature taken, and complete a symptoms checklist.
  • Officials will practice social distancing on fields when possible
     

Volunteers/Coaches

  • Will attend seasonal coach meeting and be trained on COVID-19 safety in addition to seasonal sports training.
  • Volunteers must report any coaches, kids, or parents that may be exhibiting any COVID-19 symptoms to YMCA staff so we can handle the situation accordingly and follow up with steps for return/removal.
  • Must maintain social distancing from officials and other teams when possible.


Equipment

  • Kids will be required to bring their own water and not share.
  • Kids are encouraged to bring their own equipment when possible.
  • Hand sanitizer will be available.


Parents

  • Only one parent per child will be allowed in attendance to keep the number of people on site low.
  • Parents will be required to wear masks at all times indoors.
  • When arriving at the facility all parents, kids, and staff must wear a mask.

 

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.

Requests

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.

 

Uniforms

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