Boys’ And Girls’ Basketball

The most important feature of our basketball program is the YMCA Youth Sports Philosophy that emphasizes learning, growing, and participating instead of just winning and losing. (3rd-12th grade)

Youth BASKETBALL:

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Little Dunkers

You will have fun watching your child interact and have fun while being introduced to the game of basketball. This league has short goals, a smaller ball, and 4 on 4 games. (4 & 5 year olds)

 

Registration: Now through September 2
Ages: Boys & Girls 4 & 5 years old
Days: Mondays & Thursdays
First Practice: September 11 or 14
Fee: $45 Members/$85 Non-members

Little Dribblers

We offer this basketball program for 1st & 2nd graders. The purpose of Little Dribblers is to teach your child the basic skills of basketball in a positive learning environment. Teams will shoot on 8 foot goals and uses a smaller ball.  Practice will be held once a week at *Daniel Pratt Elementary School and games will be on Monday nights at the Bradford Branch YMCA.  Parents interested in coaching, please contact Jon Grooms at 358-9622.

*Note:  Practices may be at Daniel Pratt Elementary or at the Bradford Branch depending on space availability.

 

Registration: Now through November 4
Ages: Boys & Girls 1st & 2nd grade
First Practice:  The week of November 13
Fee: $50 Members/$100 Non-members

GIRLS’ BASKETBALL:

Registration: Now through October 28
3 Leagues:

3rd & 4th grade ~ 5th & 6th grade ~

7th – 12th grade

Player’s Evaluation: November 10
3rd & 4th grade at 5:00 P.M.
5th & 6th grade at 5:30 P.M.
7th – 12th grade at 6:00 P.M.
First Practice: November 13 or 14
Fee: $65 Members/$125 Non-members
(fee includes jersey)

 

boys’ basketball:

Registration: Now through October 28
4 Leagues: 3rd & 4th ~ 5th & 6th ~ 7th & 8th ~ 9th – 12th grade
Player’s Evaluation: November 6
3rd grade at 5:30 P.M.
4th grade at 6:00 P.M.
November 7
5th grade at 5:30 P.M.
6th grade at 6:00 P.M.
November 9
7th grade at 5:30 P.M.
8th grade at 5:30 P.M.
9th – 12th grade at 6:00 P.M.
First Practice: November 13 or 14
Fee: $65 Members/$125 Non-members
(fee includes jersey)

 

HOLIDAY BASKETBALL CLINIC:

Join us for a fun-filled day of basketball! First, we will be at the Bradford Branch for an instructional clinic for boys and girls. Then we will enjoy a pizza dinner and a Pepsi. After dinner, we will load up on the bus and head to Birmingham or Auburn to watch a game.  Date to be announced.  Call the Bradford Branch for cost and more information, 358-9622.