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Piedmont Family YMCA

Charlottesville, VA

Youth | Sports

Winter Basketball

Our Jr. NBA league is designed to introduce boys and girls (rising kindergarten through 6th grade) to the fundamental elements of basketball. From the moment your child steps onto the field, our program is designed to assist each player with the advancement of their individual skill level and basketball knowledge while enhancing their level of play in a fun and structured environment. Each participant will receive an NBA Branded jersey with registration.

WHO: Boys and girls are welcome to play in this co-ed league. The league is offered to kindergarten-6th graders (Winter 2019).

WHEN: Practices will begin December 9th. Games run January 4th through February 22nd.

WHERE: Practices and games will take place at Brooks YMCA with the possibility of practices at local school gyms.

TIME: Practices are set by coaches in early December. Practices are held 1 evening per week. Practice times is 1 hour and typically between 5:30 and 7:30 timeframe.

FEE: $120/members, $160/ non-members Financial Assistance is available to YMCA members.

REGISTRATION: Registration is open August 16th – November 15th.

When registering, you will have the opportunity to make a team or coach request. While we will do our best to honor requests, we will cannot guarantee any team placement. Teams are formed based on the child's grade and home address. Refunds are not issued unless the program is canceled or a player suffers an injury prior to the beginning of the game. You can register online or at the Brooks YMCA front desk.

We are looking for volunteer head and assistant coaches. Without volunteers, our program cannot be successful!

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Little Rushers meets once a week on Saturdays for a 20-minute practice followed by a 20-25 minute game. Y staff will act as coaches but parent participation is encouraged. Uniforms and flags will be provided. Mouth guards are required in order to play.

WHO: Kindergarteners (Fall 2019)

WHAT: Flag Football

WHEN: Saturday, September 7th-October 19

WHERE: Monticello High School

FEE: Member: $75.00, Non- Member Participant: $120.00

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If you have any question regarding Youth Sports programs, please contact Sports Director, Ben Whitener ( with any questions.