At the Y, kids can learn to play a sport, develop their skills, make new friends, and become empowered in youth sports programs.
 

2020 Sports Calendar

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Drew Hill
Sports Director
636-532-3100 ext. 235

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Winter 2020 Sports Session

Youth Basketball • Preschool Basketball

 

Early Bird Registration: October 7 – December 16, 2019 (fees increase $15 on December 17)

Registration: December 17 – January 6, 2020

Practices Begin for League Play: January 20 

Season Dates: February 1 – March 14

Hit the hardwood with the folks who invented the game - the Y! Boys and girls in grades K-8 (coed grades K-2) develop skills including dribbling, shooting, passing, and rebounding. Youth basketball at the Y combines team play and individual skills in a fun and supportive environment.

Our Youth Basketball League features:
• One practice during the week and games on Saturdays
• Six games per session (some sessions offer a bonus game for a total of 7 games)
• Trained volunteer coaches
• Trained officials
• Good sportsmanship and YMCA core values modeled and promoted
• Fundamentals and a focus on new skill development
• Equal play time for players
• Team jerseys and end of season awards

Fall II 2019
Early Bird Registration: July 22 – September 23 (fees increase $15 on September 24)
Registration: September 24 – October 7
Practices Begin for League Play: Week of October 21
Season Dates: November 2 – December 14

Winter 2020
Early Bird Registration: October 7 – December 16, 2019 (fees increase $15 on December 17)
Registration: December 17 – January 6, 2020
Practices Begin for League Play: January 20

Season Dates: February 1 – March 14

 

Fall II 2020
Early Bird Registration: July 13 – September 21 (fees increase $15 on September 22)
Registration: September 22 – October 5
Practices Begin for League Play: Week of October 19
Season Dates: November 7 – December 19

This is an instructional skills clinic/game for boys and girls to learn the fundamentals of basketball.

Fall II 2019

Early Bird Registration: July 22 – September 23 (fees increase $15 on September 24)

Registration: September 24 – October 7

Practices Begin for League Play: Week of October 21 | Season Dates: November 2 – December 14

 

Winter 2020

Early Bird Registration: October 7 – December 16, 2019 (fees increase $15 on December 17)
Registration: December 17 – January 6, 2020
Practices Begin for League Play: January 20 | Season Dates: February 1 – March 14

 

Fall II 2020
Early Bird Registration: July 13 – September 21 (fees increase $15 on September 22)
Registration: September 22 – October 5
Practices Begin for League Play: Week of October 19
Season Dates: November 7 – December 19

Pass, shoot, score! YMCA Soccer helps kids become not only better soccer players but better people as well. The YMCA soccer program is a progressive program, with multiple age-specific levels for youth. Players are taught basic game skills such as passing, receiving, shooting, footwork and dribbling.

 

Our Youth Soccer League features:
• One practice per week
• Games on Saturdays
• Six games per session (some sessions offer a bonus game for a total of 7 games)
• Trained volunteer coaches
• YMCA trained and screened officials
• Sportsmanship and core values modeled and promoted
• Focus on fundamentals and new skill development
• All players receive equal play time
• Team shirts/jerseys and end of season awards​

 

Spring 2020
Early Bird Registration: December 9 – February 17 (fees increase $15 on February 18)
Registration: February 18 – March 2
Practices Begin for League Play: Week of March 16 
Season Dates: March 28 – May 16

 

Fall I 2020
Early Bird Registration: May 25 – August 3 (fees increase $15 on August 4)
Registration: August 4 - 17
Practices Begin for League Play: Week of August 31 
Season Dates: September 12 – October 17

This is an instructional skills clinic/game for boys and girls to learn the fundamentals of soccer.

Spring 2020
Early Bird Registration: December 9 – February 17 (fees increase $15 on February 18)
Registration: February 18 – March 2
Practices Begin for League Play: Week of March 16 
Season Dates: March 28 – May 16

 

Fall I 2020
Early Bird Registration: May 25 – August 3 (fees increase $15 on August 4)
Registration: August 4 - 17
Practices Begin for League Play: Week of August 31 
Season Dates: September 12 – October 17

Pass, set, hit! With an emphasis on team spirit and sportsmanship, players have the opportunity to learn the basic volleyball fundamentals such as underhand serving, setting, hitting, blocking and digging in a fun and positive environment.

Our Volleyball League features:
• Games on Saturdays
• Six games per session (some sessions offer a bonus game for a total of 7 games)
• Trained volunteer coaches
• YMCA trained and screened officials
• Good sportsmanship and core values modeled and promoted
• Focus on fundamentals and new skill development
• All players receive equal play time
• Team shirts/jerseys and end of season awards

Spring 2020
Early Bird Registration: December 9 – February 17 (fees increase $15 on February 18)
Registration: February 18 – March 2
Practices Begin for League Play: Week of March 16 
Season Dates: March 28 – May 16

Fall I 2020
Early Bird Registration: May 25 – August 3 (fees increase $15 on August 4)
Registration: August 4 - 17
Practices Begin for League Play: Week of August 31 
Season Dates: September 12 – October 17

YMCA Baseball is designed to teach young baseball players the fundamentals of the game. Participants will learn how to catch, throw, and bat in a fun team atmosphere. Coach pitch is coed grades K-2, player-pitch is for boys grades 3-8. Our approach to coaching allows players to learn and have fun!

Our Youth Baseball League features:
• One game per week
• Seven games per season
• Trained volunteer coaches
• YMCA screened and trained umpires
• Good sportsmanship and core values modeled and promoted
• Focus on fundamentals and new skill development
• All players receive equal play time
• Team shirts and end of season awards

Summer 2020
Early Bird Registration: February 24 – May 4 (fees increase $15 on May 5)
Registration: May 5 - 18
Practices Begin for League Play: Week of June 1 
Season Dates: June 13 - August 1

This is an instructional skills clinic/game for boys and girls to learn the fundamentals of T-Ball.

Summer 2020
Early Bird Registration: February 24 – May 4 (fees increase $15 on May 5)
Registration: May 5 - 18
Practices Begin for League Play: Week of June 1 
Season Dates: June 13 - August 1

Flag Football is one of America's most exciting sports and you can get your start at the Y.  So huddle up‚ flag football is here! Y flag football is a recreational program designed for players new to the sport of football as well as those not quite ready for tackle football.

Our Flag Football League features:
• Games on Saturdays
• Six games per session (some sessions offer a bonus game for a total of 7 games)
• One practice per week
• Trained volunteer coaches
• YMCA trained and screened officials
• Good sportsmanship and core values modeled and promoted
• Focus on fundamentals and new skill development
• All players receive equal play time
• Team jerseys and end of season awards

Spring 2020
Early Bird Registration: December 9 – February 17 (fees increase $15 on February 18)
Registration: February 18 – March 2
Practices Begin for League Play: Week of March 16 
Season Dates: March 28 – May 16

 

Fall I 2020
Early Bird Registration: May 25 – August 3 (fees increase $15 on August 4)
Registration: August 4 - 17
Practices Begin for League Play: Week of August 31 
Season Dates: September 12 – October 17

Coaches for Y sports are all volunteers and you can make a difference as a volunteer coach!   Youth Sports at the Y focuses on learning, character development and teamwork. Coaches receive training and support from Y sports staff. 

Create a volunteer account to fill out an application.

Refer to our handbook for more information about being a youth sports coach. 

Meet some of our youth sports coaches in this brief video and see why they do what they do!

Refer to our handbook for more information about YMCA sports programs.

We partner with Cardinal Glennon SportsCare to give kids a healthy advantage through educational programs and support. Check out some of their safety tips. If you need help finding a physician for your young athlete, contact Cardinal Glennon SportsCare at (314) 577-5640.

  • Cancellations made prior to the registration deadline receive a 100% refund.
  • Cancellations received after the registration deadline are subject to a $15 fee.
  • No refunds issued for cancellations after the second scheduled game.

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