Current Sports

Summer 2017 Sports

Explore the look at the sports programs currently open for registration at the YMCA of Greater Kansas City.

Bitty Sports

AGES: 3-5 GRADES: Pre-K
FEES: Free for Y Members, Fees for Community Participants

Programs are offered year-round and vary by center but may include cheer, baseball, basketball, flag football and Sporting Tykes soccer. No matter which sport you choose, all players learn the importance of teamwork, fair play and fun. Players are introduced to fundamentals of the sport through instructional practices and scrimmage games.

Parent participation is strongly encouraged. 

more details

Youth Baseball

AGES: 5+ GRADES: Kindergarten-3rd Grade
FEES: Vary by center
LOCATION: Atchison, Blue Springs, Cleaver, Northland YMCAs, Olathe, Paul Henson, Red Bridge Family YMCA

All players learn game fundamentals, like catching, throwing, batting, defense and base running in a fun and supportive environment. Our baseball leagues progress with age to keep the game fun at every level, with the following guidelines. 

  • Tee Ball - provides players in Kindergarten-1st grade a stable ball while learning the basic motions of hitting.
  • Coach Pitch - helps players in 2nd-3rd grades transition to hitting a moving target.
more details

Youth Basketball

AGES: 5+ GRADES: Kindergarten-3rd Grade, 6th-7th in select areas
TIME: 1 practice and 1 game per week

Youth basketball at the Y combines team play and individual skills in a fun and supportive environment.  Children develop basketball skills including passing, receiving, shooting, footwork and dribbling. Not only will children have an opportunity to improve their technique, but they'll also build social skills, gain confidence and develop leadership skills.

Basketball is offered year-round at select Y locations, and many more Y locations in the Winter season.

more details

Here for You

Have a question about an upcoming Y sports program? Contact us for more information or with your questions.

Contact Us
This form needs Javascript to display, which your browser doesn't support. Sign up here instead