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Norfolk Family YMCA
Norfolk, Nebraska

Basketball

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.

Season:

November 27th - January 27th (no practices/games during the week of Christmas)

Coaches Meeting:

Saturday, November 18th at 10 am; coaches call their players.

Player Evaluations:

Tuesday through Thursday, November 7th - 9th from 5:30 - 7 pm in the West Gym. Mandatory for all participants.

Practices:

Begin the week of November 27th and will be held in the evenings at the YMCA and elementary school gyms.

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.

Games:

Saturdays - 45 minutes long; times range from 9 am - 4 pm (depending on number of teams)

1st Game: December 9th, Last Game: January 27th. 

Fee:

Member $25

Non-Member $50

Registration Deadline: Thursday, November 9th at 7 pm

Waiting list taken Novmber 10th - November 17th; $10 late fee applies.

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.

Games:

Mondays, 25 minutes long, 2 games per night, begin at 6:00 pm.

Begins: November 6th, Ends: November 27th.

Fee: $25 per player (Must pay in one transaction and due at registration)

Registration Deadline:

Monday, October 23rd

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 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 is mandatory at the time of registration.

Due to issues in past years we have a few stipulations this year:

  • We will not be combining grades. 
  • We need at least 5 teams in a division. (If we do not have enough teams, we will not run that division.)
  • If there are two teams from one school, they will have to play each other

Season:

All 4 sundays in January - 7th, 14th, 21st, & 28th

Games:

Sundays - 45 minutes long (2 games per day; times range from 12-7 pm depending on the number of teams)

Location:

Games will be played on courts around Norfolk. Scheduling will be based upon team conflicts, gym availability, and/or the number of teams participating.

Fee: $30 per player (Must pay with one transaction and due at registration)

Registration Deadline:

Sunday, December 24th

Waiting list begins December 25th; $10 late fee applies.

 

32nd Annual NEN Youth Basketball Tournament

Boys & Girls Grades 4th - 8th

• ONE-Day Tournament, February 10th or 11th

• 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. 24th 2018!!

 

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 sports@norfolkymca.org.