Edward Jones Y Sports Info

Kids who play sports at the Y discover so much more than their athletic abilities. They build character, develop self-confidence and create healthy relationships. Our approach allows players to learn and have fun! YMCA Youth Sports are open to Y members and non-members. Members receive the lowest program fees.

Registration for Our Winter 2019 Sports Session

Early Bird Registration: October 15 – December 10 (fees increase $15 on December 11)
Registration: December 11 – January 2
Practices Begin for League Play: Week of January 14 | Season Dates: January 26 – March 9

Youth Basketball Preschool – Click here to register!

(Coed ages 2-5)
Instructional skills clinic/game to learn the fundamentals of basketball.

Youth Basketball League – Click here to register!

(Grades K-8)
Instructional league for kids in grade K and up to learn the basics of basketball in gameplay. League features one practice during the week and games on Saturdays. Participants should register for the grade they are currently in or if summer leagues, the grade they are entering in the fall. K-grade 2 are coed. Depending on the number of registrations in grade 3-8 leagues, boys and girls may be combined. Weekly practices and games will be at the Y or another location. Practice days and times will be determined by availability. Families will receive practice and game schedules in advance by email. Teams (grades K and up only) may have away games at other YMCA locations. We limit travel as much as possible. Coaches are volunteers. Please let us know if you are interested in coaching.

Registration for Our Fall II 2018 Sports Session

Early Bird Registration: July 23 – September 25 (fees increase $15 on September 26)
Registration: September 26 – October 8  
Practices Begin for League Play: Week of October 22 | Season Dates: November 3 – December 15

Youth Basketball League – Click here to register!

(Coed ages K-8)

Instructional league for kids in grade K and up to learn the basics of basketball in gameplay. League features one practice during the week and games on Saturdays. Participants should register for the grade they are currently in or if summer leagues, the grade they are entering in the fall. K-grade 2 are coed. Depending on the number of registrations in grade 3-8 leagues, boys and girls may be combined. Weekly practices and games will be at the Y or another location. Practice days and times will be determined by availability. Families will receive practice and game schedules in advance by email. Teams (grades K and up only) may have away games at other YMCA locations. We limit travel as much as possible. Coaches are volunteers. Please let us know if you are interested in coaching.

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About YMCA Youth Sports Leagues (Grades K and Up)

Weekly practices and games will be at the Y or another location. Practice days and times will be determined by availability. Families will receive practice and game schedules in advance by email. YMCA coaches participate on a volunteer basis and receive training and support from sports staff. Attendance at one coach’s meeting is required. Please contact us if you’re interested:       

Teams (Grades K and up only) may have away games at other YMCA locations. We limit travel as much as possible.

Informational Youth Sports Handbooks
Parent Handbook
Coach Handbook

Sports Safety
The Gateway Region YMCA partners with Cardinal Glennon SportsCare to give kids a healthy advantage through educational programs and support for parents, coaches and athletes. Cardinal Glennon representatives visit sports programs at our YMCA branches to share information on injury prevention, proper technique and overall athletic health. 

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Contact
Sports, Teen and Family Director Kevin Munie: kevin.munie@gwrymca.org or (314) 439-9622 ext. 264

For More Information
If you are already enrolled in a sports session that is current, you can view our Sports Website for teams and schedules.
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Sports Rules
Baseball (K-2nd Grade Coach Pitch)
Baseball (3-4 Grade)
Baseball (5-6 Grade)
Basketball
Soccer
Volleyball
Men's Basketball

 

If there are changes in the game or practice schedule (other than t-ball) due to inclement weather
parents will receive notification from PlayerSpace. 


The Edward Jones Family YMCA offers a variety of sports throughout the year. For more information on each sport, including registration and season dates, click below!

Winter               Spring                    Summer               Fall I                     Fall II

Basketball        Soccer                  Tee Ball               Soccer                  Basketball

                         Volleyball             Softball                Volleyball            

                         Flag Football       Baseball              Flag Football