Youth Basketball

Youth Basketball – Youth Basketball

YMCA Youth Basketball programs focus on skill growth 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 support from coaches and peers. Basketball can offer children and teens complete physical exercise. It can build muscles, improve height, raise accuracy, and instill teamwork! Help your child make new friends by joining one of our many chances to learn basketball.

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 many program levels for children of all ages and abilities!

Camp Curtin YMCA: Pee Wee Basketball

Get your little kids into basketball! Pee Wee Basketball at the Camp Curtin YMCA is a great place for youth ages 7 and under to learn gameplay, practice sportsmanship, and have a blast!

Current Session: January 25–March 31, 2022
Age Groups: Ages 7 and under
Days & Times: Tuesdays & Thursdays from 5:30-6:30 PM

This program is FREE TO THE COMMUNITY; spots are limited.

Camp Curtin YMCA: Skills & Drills Basketball Clinic

The place where kiddos can learn the fundamental skills of basketball! Skills & Drills is a basketball program intended for youth ages 8-12.

Current Session: 2022 INFO COMING SOON!
Age Groups: Ages 8-12
Days & Times: Wednesdays & Fridays from 5:00-6:30 PM

An Area-Wide membership is required; program fees may apply. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Friendship YMCA: Youth Basketball League Rookies

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This co-ed basketball league will offer a 3-vs-3 format and will emphasize basic skill development, gameplay 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. For youth ages 6-12.

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

Session Dates: March 1–April 19, 2022
Times: Every Tuesday from 7:00-8:00 PM
Location: Friendship YMCA Gymnasium
Fees:

  • Facility Members: $70.00
  • Program Members: $90.00

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 ages 5-12! League practices and games are held at the Northern Dauphin County YMCA. 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.

2022 League Dates:

  • The 2022 season will run from November 13, 2021 to February 26, 2022
  • Registration will run from October 1–November 13, 2021
  • Late registration will run from November 14–December 11, 2021. Please note $10.00 will be added to the program fee.

Divisions:

  • Rookies: Ages 5-6
  • Winners: Ages 7-9
  • Champions: Ages 10-12

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

  • YMCA Facility Member: $40
  • YMCA Program Member: $50
  • Non-Member: $60 – Includes Program Membership

$5 sibling discount will be applied.

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

Additional Questions? Contact Danielle Mace at (717) 362-9494 or Danielle.Mace@ymcaharrisburg.org.
To register your child, please visit the Northern Dauphin County YMCA, download our registration form, or call in.

Communication:
All communication with parents, coaches, and players will be directed through the Remind app/service. When you register for Youth Basketball, visit Remind to get added to the list.

DOWNLOAD FILLABLE REGISTRATION FORM | REGISTER ONLINE

The 2022 NDCY Youth Basketball League is proudly sponsored by MI Windows & Doors. For additional sponsorship opportunities, call the Welcome Center at (717) 362-9494.
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Northern York Location: Youth Basketball League

Registration opens 10/26/2021
2021-2022 Rec Basketball Flyer

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 4, 2021. Teams will T-shirt provided!

*Registrations are due to the West Shore YMCA by Wednesday, November 10. An additional $25 fee for registration received after November 10. Absolutely no registrations will be accepted after Nov. 13, 2021.*

Registration Fee: $80.00
Kindergarten – No Assessments
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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 4, 2021. These teams will begin playing 3v3 and move to 5v5. T-shirt provided.

*Registrations are due to the West Shore YMCA by Wednesday, November 10. An additional $25 fee for registration received after November 10. Absolutely no registrations will be accepted after Nov. 13, 2021.*

Registration Fee: $80.00
Grades 1-2 – No Assessments
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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!

*Registrations are due to the West Shore YMCA by Wednesday, November 10. An additional $25 fee for registration received after November 10. Absolutely no registrations will be accepted after Nov. 13, 2021.*

Registration Fee: Grades 3-4, $90.00
Registration Fee: Grades 5-6, $100.00 ($10.00 difference due to PIAA officials officiating grades 5-6 games)
Team Assessments/Selections: Grades 3-6, Assessments will be held at South Mountain Elementary School.
Assessment Date: Saturday, November 13, 2021.

3rd Grade Boys – 11:30-12:30 PM
4th Grade Boys – 12:45-1:45 PM
3rd/4th Grade Girls – 9:00-10 AM
5th/6th Grade Girls – 10:15-11:15 AM
5th/6th Grade Boys – 2:00-3:00 PM

Northern York Location: Central Penn Travel League

2021-2022 Northern York Travel League

Participants must be enrolled in the Northern School District.

2021-2022 Travel League Flyer

Two practices will be offered each week with games played on Saturdays.

5th/6th Girls tryouts:
October 22nd – 5:00-6:00 PM
October 23rd – 10:00-11:30 AM
Location: Northern Middle School
Girls 5th/6th team – Max 10 players per team

5th Boys tryouts:
October 22nd – 6:15-7:15 PM
October 23rd – 11:45 AM-1:15 PM
Location: Northern Middle School
Boys 5th team – Max 10 players per team

6th Boys tryouts:
October 22nd – 7:30-8:30 PM
October 23rd – 1:30-3:00 PM
Location: Northern Middle School
Boys 6th team – Max 10 players per team

Practice Days and times will be determined.

Registration: Opening soon (Sept. 2021)
Fee: $135.00
Location: Games TBD
Practice locations: TBA
Season Dates: End of October to February 2022

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

West Shore YMCA: Youth Basketball League Rookies (Grades K-2)

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

Registration: TBA
YMCA Members – TBA
Program Members – TBA
Session Dates: TBA (Saturdays only)

Times: TBA. The schedule will rotate weekly.
Ages: Kindergarten – 2nd Grade
Location: WSY Gym
Fees:
Facility Members: $55
Program Members: $65

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.

West Shore YMCA: Youth Basketball League Stars (Grades 7-10)

Y-Stars

For boys 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 3 scheduled practices and 4-5 games.

Team Requests: To ensure equal competition in the league, team requests will not be honored.

Registration: TBA
Session Dates: December 3, 2022-February 4, 2023
Times: 9:30-10:30 AM and/or 10:30-11:30 AM
Grades: 7-10
Location: WSY Gym
Fees:
Facility Members:
Program Members: + $10 = (All program members are charged a $10.00 annual program membership fee)

West Shore YMCA: 2022 Summer Basketball Camps

Rookies Basketball Camp (WSY Gym)

Dates: July, 25-28, 2022
Fees: Facility Member $50, Program Member $60
Ages: 5-7, 10:00-11:00 AM
Instructor: Scott Stoy – YMCA Basketball Coach
Location: West Shore YMCA
Registration: Opens March 1, 2021
This youth basketball camp will focus on the introduction and development of individual skills through dribbling, passing, and shooting drills.

Y-Winners Basketball Camp (WSY Gym)

Dates: July 18-21
Fees: Facility Member $60, Program Member $70
Ages: 8-11, 8:30-10:00 AM
Instructor: Scott Stoy – YMCA Basketball Coach
Location: West Shore YMCA
Registration: Opens March 1, 2021
This youth basketball camp will focus on the further development of individual skills through dribbling, passing, and shooting drills. Players will also begin to learn both offensive and defensive game strategies.

Y-Champions Basketball Camp (WSY Gym)

Dates: July 18-21
Fees: Facility Member $60, Program Member $70
Ages: 12-15, 10:00-11:30 AM
Instructor: Scott Stoy – YMCA Basketball Coach
Location: West Shore YMCA
Registration: Opens March 1, 2021
This youth basketball camp will focus on the further development of individual skills through dribbling, passing, and shooting drills. Players will also begin to learn both offensive and defensive game strategies.

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