Recreational 5 on 5 Basketball
Boys & Girls Grades 1st-6th
YMCA Recreational Basketball is a great way to keep your child active and healthy while keeping their basketball skills fresh. This league will focus on the fundamentals of basketball including dribbling, passing, shooting, offense, and defense. Children who participate in YMCA youth sports will learn how to play in a positive environment where learning new skills, improving old skills, team spirit, good sportsmanship, and having fun are the priorities! Boys and girls will play in separate leagues with teams divided by grade. Teams will have a maximum of 10 players. Grades will not be combined unless necessary.
Saturday, November 19th at 10 am
Registration & Player Evaluations:
All players must register at the Welcome Center on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday from 6:00-7:30 pm beginning Tuesday, November 8th-Thursday, November 10th.
Players will be evaluated immediately after registration in the West Gym.
Late registrations-Waiting list taken Friday, November 11th-Friday, November 18th, $10 late fee applies.
Begins: November 28th
Ends: January 28th
Begin the week of November 28th and will be held in the evenings at the YMCA and elementary school gyms. This allows volunteer coaches to run practices twice a week for 1 hour. Practices are twice a week for the first two weeks of the season and are held on Monday, Tuesday and/or Thursday evenings. The schedule will be made after registration deadline. Coaches will call their players.
Saturdays, 45 minutes long, no practices or games due to Christmas Break December 24th and New Years Eve December 31st.
1st Game: December 10th, Last Game: January 28th. Game times range from 9 am-4 pm depending on the number of teams.
In case of weather cancellations make-up games will be on Saturday, February 4th.
Y youth sports would not be possible without dedication from volunteer coaches. Help us continue to run programs by offering to coach. Head coach’s child plays for free!
Spirit 3 on 3 Basketball
Boys & Girls Grades 4th-8th
Spirit Basketball is a league that promotes healthy team competition and good sportsmanship. This is a semi-competitive league that plays on Monday nights. Games will be half court with qualified referees and will be back to back or with a maximum of a one game break! Registration is done as a team, maximum of 6 players per roster. Roster is mandatory at time of registration.
Mondays, 25 minutes long, 2 games per night, begin at 6:00 pm.
Begins: November 7th, Ends: November 28th.
Fee: $25 per player (Must pay in one transaction and due at registration)
Registration is now open! Deadline is October 23rd!
Late Registrations—Waiting list taken beginning October 24th. $10 late fee applies
Spirit 5 on 5 Basketball
Boys & Girls Grades 3rd-8th
Spirit Basketball is a league that promotes healthy team competition and good sportsmanship. This is a semi-competitive league that plays on Sunday afternoons. Games will be back to back or with a maximum of a one game break with qualified referees! Registration is done as a team, maximum of 12 players per roster. Roster and fee are mandatory at time of registration.
Games: Sundays, 45 minutes long, 2 games per day, begin at 12:00 pm.
Games Begin: Sunday, January 8th
Games End: Sunday, January 29th
Game Schedules: TBA
Fee: $30 per player (Must pay in one transaction and at registration.)
Registration is now open! Deadline is December 24th.
Late Registrations - Waiting list taken beginning December 25th, $10 late fee applies.
31st Annual NEN Youth Basketball Tournament
Boys & Girls Grades 4th-8th
• ONE-Day Tournament, February 11th or 12th
• 3 Games Guaranteed!
• Only ONE Admission Fee!
• No Overnight Hotel Costs!
• Only ONE Trip to Norfolk!
• All Games Played at the Top Facilities in Norfolk!
• $100 per team.
To register your team; print off the registration form and turn it in to the Norfolk Family YMCA.
THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS JAN. 25th 2017!!
High School Summer Basketball League
Thank you to everyone who participated in our summer league for 2016! The 2017 dates are June 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th!!
One Monday throughout the season some teams may play 3 games. Games will consist of 2 eighteen minute halves with the clock running continuously except for timeouts and injuries. The clock will stop on all whistles the last minute of each half. NSAA rules will apply and a coach or an adult must be on the bench at all times with the boys.
Fee: $300/team (unlimited number of players)
Contact Alesha at the YMCA for more information at 402-371-9770 or at email@example.com.