Youth Basketball

Youth Basketball

The Y is the starting point for many youth to learn about becoming and staying active, and developing healthy habits they’ll carry with them throughout their lives.  And the benefits are far greater than just physical health. Participating in sports at the Y is about building the whole child, from the inside out.

Practices include specific drills to help children develop motor skills and improve coordination. Most importantly, honoring the core Y values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility, this YMCA Youth Basketball league emphasizes teamwork, fair play, self-confidence, and fun. Volunteer Coaches our teams to help build skills and encourage character development in a non-competitive environment.

1st - 3rd Grade

Charleston Family YMCA
2/24/20 - 4/6/20
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This is a “FUN” learning league

Practices run on Monday evenings from 5:45 to 6:30 pm

Games run on Saturday mornings from 9:45 to 10:30 am

Basketball height: 9 feet

Basketball size: 28.5

 

Practices consist of drills involving shooting, dribbling, rebounding, passing, defense, and other key parts of the game. The biggest emphasis is on dribbling and more importantly, having fun.

For games, teams are split up based on how many players there are, Everyone gets the same amount of playing time as every other player, and the kids take turns dribbling the ball up the court.


Registration Information  

Open Close MemberNon-Member
late registration -- session 2 3/3/20 4/6/20 Online / Front Desk $ 60.00$ 75.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date
2/24/20 4/6/20 Mon 5:45-6:30 pm; Sat 9:45-10:30 am Register  
Closes
04/06/2020

4th - Middle School

Charleston Family YMCA
2/24/20 - 4/6/20
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This is a “FUN” learning league

Practices run on Monday evenings from 6:30 to 7:15 pm

Games run on Saturday mornings from 10:30 to 11:15 am

Basketball Height: Regulation (10 feet)

Basketball size: 28.5 or 29.5

 

Practices consist of drills involving shooting, dribbling, rebounding, passing, defense, and other key parts of the game. The biggest emphasis is on dribbling and more importantly, having fun.

For games, teams are split up based on how many players there are, Everyone gets the same amount of playing time as every other player, and the kids take turns dribbling the ball up the court.


Registration Information  

Open Close MemberNon-Member
late registration -- session 2 3/3/20 4/6/20 Online / Front Desk $ 60.00$ 75.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date
2/24/20 4/6/20 Mon 6:30-7:15 pm; Sat 10:30-11:15 am Register  
Closes
04/06/2020

Preschool - Kindergarten

Charleston Family YMCA
2/24/20 - 4/6/20
VIEW

This is a “FUN” learning league

Practices run on Monday evenings from 5 to 5:45 pm

Games run on Saturday mornings from 9 to 9:45 am

Basketball Height: 8 feet

Basketball size: 27.5

 

Practices consist of drills involving shooting, dribbling, rebounding, passing, defense, and other key parts of the game. The biggest emphasis is on dribbling and more importantly, having fun.

For games, teams are split up based on how many players there are, Everyone gets the same amount of playing time as every other player, and the kids take turns dribbling the ball up the court.


Registration Information  

Open Close MemberNon-Member
late registration -- session 2 3/3/20 4/6/20 Online / Front Desk $ 60.00$ 75.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date
2/24/20 4/6/20 Mon 5-5:45 pm; Sat 9-9:45 am Register  
Closes
04/06/2020