Youth Basketball

We have teams for kids ages 4-12, with fall and winter basketball leagues, fundamentals teaching and summer basketball camps. At the Y, kids participate in every basketball game and receive equal playing time, regardless of skill level.

Youth Basketball

Volunteer coaches emphasize team work, fair play and equal participation but most of all FUN! Teams practice once a week at area schools. Games will be played on Friday evenings and/or Saturday mornings at any of the YMCA branches. Players are divided into teams by grade.

Ages:  1st – 6th grades

Where:  Helen G. Nassif or Marion YMCAs

Games are on Friday nights and/or Saturday mornings

Session 1:

Practices begin the week of October 11th, 2021 for 3 weeks.  Games start on October 29th, 2021.  Session ends December 11th, 2021.

Register By:  September 19th, 2021

Coaches Meeting:  September 30th, 2021

Session 2

Practices begin the week of January 10th, 2022 for 3 weeks.  Games start on January 28th, 2022.  Session ends March 12th, 2022.

Register By:  December 19th, 2021

Coaches Meeting:  January 4th, 2022

Cost (one session only):  YMCA Member – $45, Community Member – $85

young boys jump for a basketball

Volunteer Coaches

Volunteer coaches make YMCA youth sports possible. If you’re interested in volunteering, please contact:
Dale Emerson at