BasketballWith an emphasis on fair play and safety first, the YMCA basketball programs encourage fundamental skill development, teamwork, and sportsmanship. Participants will will learn important core values, while getting active and improving their health. Shooting hoops on our Y courts is the perfect way to have your child build coordination, sportsmanship, and leadership skills.
Rookie Plus players will receive a Jersey and shorts on the first day of practice
Equipment: The YMCA provides 1 ball for every 2 players
5u/7u: 27.5 (junior size)
9u/11u/13u Girls: 28.5 (Intermediate size)
13u Boys: 29.5 (official size)
Shoe type: Tennis/basketball shoes
- 5u: 6ft
- 7u: 8ft
- 9u: 9ft
- 11u/13u: 10ft
All Rookie Plus divisions will practice one hour per week with a game on Fridays. *Games may be played on Saturday and Sunday if necessary.* End of season tournament following the last week of games.
Game schedules can be found at ygametime.com