Youth Sports

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At the Y, our sports staff, coaches, and volunteers all share a singular vision of helping all youth reach their full potential in life. We leverage the excitement and passion around recreational and competitive programming to create a healthy outlet for children to gain new skills, develop a sense of team and connect with positive role models.

T-ball, soccer, volleyball, football, and basketball – check out the sports offerings and get in the game. Improve skills, make new friends, be active with other kids and learn to love a sport at the Y.

Schedules

2018 YMCA of Northwest Louisiana Youth Sports Calendar


YMCA Cleat Locker

Do you have old cleats or shin guards? Donate them to the Y! Stay tuned for dates that we’ll open up our cleat locker to the public. Used cleats will be available for purchase for $2.00/pair, and shin guards for $1/pair. Or, you can exchange a pair of your old cleats or shin guards for another pair at no cost.

Questions?  Misty Alexander at MAlexander@ymcanwla.org or 318.674.9635


The Ultimate Goal

THE ULTIMATE GOAL (“the Goal”) is a collaboration between the YMCA of Northwest Louisiana and Shreveport Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine to create all-around healthier young athletes, not just in body, but in mind and spirit, and to carry that health with them throughout their lives.

View a full description of The Ultimate Goal & Meet The Ultimate Goal Team

Questions?  Misty Alexander at MAlexander@ymcanwla.org or 318.674.9635


For More Information About Youth Sports at the Y:

Jonathan Ford, Athletics Director
318-674-9635 | JEFord@ymcanwla.org

Randal Anderson, Assistant Athletics Director
318-674-9635 | RAnderson@ymcanwla.org

Programs

Fall Volleyball

Fall Volleyball 2018

Volleyball

Program Dates: Oct 23 2018 - Dec 13 2018

Youth Volleyball- Ages 6-18 ( Divisions created first week of practice) Season Dates: August 16th- October 11th Practice and Game Times/days: Specifics determined once teams are built. Practice/game locations may be either at BHP or Downtown YMCA?s. Days Tuesday/Thursday/ (possible)Saturdays. Days and times will differ between teams. Parent Meeting and 1st Practice- August 16th from 6:30-8:30pm at BHP Billiton YMCA location. Volleyball is open to both girls and boys, all skills welcome. Our goal is to make a positive impact on each player. Emphasis on sportsmanship, positive team atmosphere and individual skill enhancement. Player and team fundamental skills will be taught to beginners. Advanced players will develop footwork and more advanced strategic skills. Teams will be built on August 16th during skills assessment practice. Divisions will be created based on age and ability.

Online Registration: Sep 1 2018 - Oct 21 2018

In-House Registration: Sep 1 2018 - Oct 21 2018

Contact: Randal Anderson at RAnderson@ymcanwla.org

Member: $45.00

Non-Member: $95.00

Register

Winter Basketball

Winter 2019: Basketball Ages 6 and Older

Basketball, Youth Sports

Program Dates: Jan 19 2019 - Mar 16 2019

Winter Basketball is a developmental program designed to assist players in learning individual skills as well as team skills. This is a program for boys and girls, 4-14 years old. A birth certificate is required to participate in this program. There is a coaches' meeting on Nov 15th

Online Registration: Aug 1 2018 - Nov 11 2018

In-House Registration: Aug 1 2018 - Nov 11 2018

Contact: Jonathan Ford at jonathanf@ymcanwla.org

Member: $45.00

Non-Member: $95.00

Register

Winter Basketball

Winter 2019: Basketball Ages 5 and Under

Basketball, Youth Sports

Program Dates: Jan 19 2019 - Mar 16 2019

Winter Basketball is a developmental program designed to assist players in learning individual skills as well as team skills. This is a program for boys and girls, 4-14 years old. A birth certificate is required to participate in this program. There is a coaches' meeting on Nov 15th

Online Registration: Aug 1 2018 - Nov 11 2018

In-House Registration: Aug 1 2018 - Nov 11 2018

Contact: Jonathan Ford at Jonathanf@ymcanwla.org

Member: $45.00

Non-Member: $75.00

Register

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