Youth Basketball

YMCA Youth Basketball programs are focused on skill development and teamwork to build well-rounded players at all levels. Youth in the basketball programs can expect to learn and grow as a group with encouragement from coaches and peers.

The Harrisburg Area YMCA offers a variety of basketball programs from leagues to clinics.  Whether your child is a beginner or an all-star, there are a variety of program levels for children of all ages and abilities!

 

 

Camp Curtin YMCA - Pee-Wee Summer League

The Camp Curtin YMCA is offering a Pee-Wee Basketball League this summer for youth ages 5-7!

Rates: FREE with Camp Curtin YMCA Membership
Age: 7 and Under (Pee-Wee Only)

Contact Coach Frank with any questions:
Frank.Wilson@YMCAHarrisburg.org or 717-238-9622 x103

Camp Curtin YMCA - Skills and Drills Basketball Clinic

Join us on September 19th, 2017 for our Skills and Drills Basketball Clinic at the Camp Curtin YMCA! Learn basic basketball skills, make friends, and have fun! Open to youth ages 18 and under.

Dates/Times:

Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
(Ages 10 & Under)

Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
(Ages 11 & Older)

Participants in this program will learn:

  • Dribbling Skills
  • Passing Skills
  • Shooting Skills
  • Rebounding Skills
  • Conditioning Skills
  • Cost: FREE for Members

    For more information or to register, contact Coach Frank at 717.343.9365

    Camp Curtin YMCA – Youth Basketball League

    Teams:
    Pee-Wee (7* & Under)
    Pony (8-10*)
    Midget (11-13*)

    Individual Fees:
    Youth 12 & Under – $20

    Fees include a Camp Curtin YMCA Membership! Youth Basketball is FREE for YMCA members!

    WE INVITE YOUR TEAM TO PLAY IN OUR LEAGUE!
    League Fees:
    Pee-Wee Teams (7 & Under*) – $150

    Pony Teams (8-10*) – $250
    
Midget Teams (11-13*) – $300

    *Age at start of season. Proof of ages for all players must be provided before the first game of the season*
    8 Game Season plus Play-offs! PIAA Officials!

    Winter Basketball League

    Registration: August 14th, 2017 – November 24th, 2017

    Camp Curtin Branch YMCA Rates:

    East Shore YMCA – Youth Basketball League

    Interested in trying a new sport? Our Youth Basketball program is perfect for your young player!
    Our YMCA Youth Basketball Leagues are designed to teach players the basic skills of the sport while introducing them to healthy competition. Dribbling, shooting, scrimmages, and more await each player. Through weekly practices and games we help players develop skills, learn teamwork, and build self-confidence. The 2017 Youth Basketball League Rookie Division is open to youth ages 5-8!

    League Fees:
    All players must be either a YMCA Facility Member or Program Member to participate! ($10 yearly fee)

  • YMCA Facility Member $50
  • YMCA Program Member $70 (additional $10 if not a program member)
  • Financial aid is available to those who qualify. Lockers and showers are available.

    All Youth Basketball Players:

  • Receive a team jersey
  • Play at least ½ of each game
  • For questions and additional information, please contact Jason Parrish at Jason.Parrish@ymcaharrisburg.org or by phone at (717) 232-9622 ext. 211.

    Northern Dauphin County YMCA – Youth Basketball League

    The Northern Dauphin County YMCA Youth Basketball League is open to boys and girls of all skill levels! League runs from November 18, 2017-February 24, 2018 on Saturdays. League practices and games are held at Grace United Methodist Church, 982 Evelyn Drive, Millersburg, PA 17061 (except for November 18th, December 2nd, January 20th & 27th) and the league emphasizes teamwork, skill development, and fun! All Youth Basketball Players will receive a team shirt and every player will play at least ½ of each game.

    Youth Basketball Practice/League

  • Open to boys and girls of all skill levels
  • Improve skills and fundamentals while preparing for the upcoming season.
  • League held at Grace United Methodist Church, 982 Evelyn Drive, MBG, PA 17061
  • League emphasizes teamwork, skill development, playing by the rule book and fun!
  • League Commissioner
: Ryan Shoop (717) 743-9822 or rbshoop@gmail.com

    Fees:(Financial aid is available to those who qualify.)

  • YMCA Facility Member $40
  • YMCA Program Member $50
  • Non Member $60 – Includes Program
  • $5 sibling discount will be applied.

    Be a Volunteer! Volunteers are needed to Coach and Referee. All volunteers must pass a criminal record check.
    Draft: Date TBD

    Additional Questions? Contact Ryan Shoop at ((717) 743-9822 or rbshoop@gmail.com
    To register your child, please visit the Northern Dauphin County YMCA to fill out a registration form.

    Northern York Location – Youth Basketball League

    Please note the registration deadline for Kindergarten Grade is November 24, 2017 for the Northern York Basketball League. Any registration accepted after November 24 will be charged a $10 late fee.

    Kindergarten: Teams will be co-ed. Court time is 1 hour and will include instructional teaching of basic skills and playing 3v3. This is a Saturday only program, beginning December 2, 2017. Teams will be scheduled between 9:00 AM-11:00 AM. T-shirt provided!

    Registration Fee: $80
    Kindergarten – No Assessments

    Grades 1 and 2: Teams will be Co-ed. Court time is 1 hour and will include instructional teaching of basic skills and playing games. This is a Saturday only program, beginning December 2, 2017. These teams will begin playing 3v3 and move to 5v5. T-shirt provided.

    Registration Fee: $80
    Grades 1-2 Assessments: Friday, Nov. 17
    1st Grade – 6-7PM
    2nd Grade – 7-8PM

    Grades 3 thru 6: The Youth Basketball League will be participating in a local mini-league with Mechanicsburg, Camp Hill, and East Pennsboro. There will be a girl’s 3rd/4th Grade Team and a 5th/6th Grade Team. The boys will have a 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, and a 5th/6th Grade Team. Everyone that registers is placed on a team through assessments. Team t-shirts will be provided!

    Registration Fee: $90
    Team Assessments/Selections: Grades 3-6, Assessments will be held at South Mountain Elementary School.
    Assessment Date: Saturday, November 18, 2017.
    3rd Grade Boys – 8:30AM
    4th Grade Boys – 9:45AM
    3rd/4th Grade Girls – 11:00AM
    5th/6th Grade Girls – 12:15PM
    5th/6th Grade Boys – 1:15PM

    West Shore YMCA – Youth Basketball League

    Y-Rookies

    This co-ed basketball league will offer a 3 vs. 3 format and will emphasize basic skill development, game play concepts, teamwork, and fun. Participants will meet a total of 6 sessions. Teams will be established prior to the first practice and parents will be made notified via e-mail.

    Registration: Begins Sept. 26
    Session Dates: November 4-December 16 (Saturdays Only)
    Times: 10:30-11:30 AM and/or 11:30 AM-12:30 PM
    Ages: Kindergarten – 2nd Grade
    Location: WSY Gym
    Fees:
    Facility Members: $50
    Program Members: $70

    Contact Bryan Chittester for more information: bryan.chittester@ymcaharrisburg.org

    Be a Volunteer! Volunteers are needed to Coach. All volunteers must pass a criminal record check.

    Y-Stars

    For boys and girls of all abilities and levels with the focus on skill development, game knowledge, teamwork and sportsmanship. All age levels will be mixed & balanced. All participants will play 50% of the game. All games will be played at the West Shore Y (this is not a travel league). There will be 4 scheduled practices and 4-5 games.

    Dates: December 2, 2017 – February 3, 2018
    Ages: Grades 7-10

    Fees:

    Facility Members: $70
    Program Members: $90
    Registration Begins:
    October 25

    Northern York Location - Central Penn Travel League

    Participants must be enrolled in the Northern School District.

    Girls 5th/6th team – Max 10 players per team
    Boys 5th team – Max 10 players per team
    Boys 6th team – Max 10 players per team
    Two practices will be offered each week with games played on Saturdays.

    5th/6th Girls tryouts: Oct 6, 5:30 pm & Oct 14, 4:00 pm
    5th Boys tryouts: Oct 6, 7:00 pm & Oct 14, 6:00 pm
    6th Boys tryouts: Oct 15, 6:00 pm & Oct 23, 6:00 pm
    Practice Days and times will be determined.

    Registration: Due Oct 4, 2017
    Fee: $120
    Location: Games TBD
    Practices held at South Mountain Elementary
    Season Dates: End of October to February 2018

    If have any questions please contact: Eric Ondecko at
    eric.ondecko@ymcaharrisburg.org

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