Basketball: Instructional & Leagues - Winter 2020
Instructional Basketball programs will run as follows:
Winter 1: Jan 5 - Feb 22 | Winter 2: Feb 23 - April 11
Sport Tykes Basketball (Ages 4 to 5)
Children will work on eye/hand coordination while learning basic ball handling skills. Teamwork and following directions will be stressed.
Program Times: Tuesdays, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM | Winter 1: Jan 5 - Feb 22 | Winter 2: Feb 23 - April 11
Fridays, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM | Winter 1: Jan 5 - Feb 22 | Winter 2: Feb 23 - April 11
Youth Basketball League
Crazy about basketball? So are we! It's not about what the scoreboard says at the end of the game, beacause here at the YMCA, everybody plays, everybody wins! Participants sign up individually and are placed on teams according to where they go to school.
Practice: One night per week; practice dates, times and locations will be determined by the coach. A coach will contact you regarding practice. If you have not been contacted by December 2nd, please contact the YMCA Sports Director, Bonnie. Practice location, day, and time will be based upon team placement, not parental request.
Dates: December 2-March 1 | Practice starts the week of December 2, with games starting the week of January 11.
Games: 1st-3rd grade games will be held on Saturdays from January 11-February 29. Games for 4th grade girls will be held on Friday evenings January 10-February 28, and 4th grade boys games will be held on Sunday evenings January 12-March 1. All games will be held in the Nelson and Schaaf Gyms.
Registration Deadline: October 31, 2019
Fee (per player): Member $60 | Non-member $80
Chippewa Valley Basketball League
The Chippewa Valley Basketball League is for players in 5th and 6th grades. This league is a partnership beween the Eau Claire YMCA and the Chippewa Falls YMCA. All players register through the YMCA and will be drafted onto a team according to guidelines established by the Program Director. All particpants will play in all games. Volunteer coaches are needed for this program, if you are interested in volunteering, please contact the YMCA.
League Division: Grade 5/6 Boys and & Grade 5/6 Girls
Dates: November 4-February 11 | Practice dates, times, and locations will be determined by the coach.
Game Days: Tuesdays, December 3-February 11 (no games on December 24 or 31)
Games Sites: Eau Claire and Chippewa Falls YMCA
Registration Deadline: October 18
Fee: $60 per player
Old Timers Basketball League
A 4-on-4 basketball league designed to give men ages 28 and older a chance to play ball and get a little exercise. Games will be played cross-court and will consist of two 20-minute halves.
Dates: Mondays, December 2-March 2
Location: Nelson Gym
Times: 6:00-10:00 PM
Registration Deadline: November 7 (all fees and rosters MUST be in by this date)