YMCA Youth Basketball is a great way for your kids to fine-tune their skills, practice good sportsmanship and have fun. Youth basketball teams spend time on skill development focusing on dribbling, shooting and guarding. 


Winter Basketball

We are working to improve our Winter Basketball program and provide quality instruction and competition for every interested child. To that effort, beginning in 2019, we will be dividing the program into two distinct leagues.

Our new Recreational League will play in November and will be open to any child ages 4 years - 6th grade. Absolutely no preformed teams will be allowed to participate in the recreational league. Registration is open now through October 1.

Our regular January season will be reserved for competitive play. Preformed teams from 3rd - 8th grade are invited to register October 1 - December 1.

Recreational League - Registration Now Open

Who: Boys and Girls ages 4 Years - 6th Grade
Registration: August 1 - October 1 (No Preformed Teams)
Beginning in November (4 Weeks)
Cost: Iddy Biddy (4 Years - K) - $30 for Members / $60 for Program Participants
Y Winners - (1st - 8th Grade) - $35 for Members / $70 for Program Participants

Registration Form

Iddy Biddy
1st & 2nd Grade
3rd & 4th Grade Girls
3rd & 4th Grade Boys
5th & 6th Grade Girls
5th & 6th Grade Boys

Competitive League - Registration Now Open

Who: Boys and Girls in 3rd - 8th Grade
Registration: October 1 - December 1 (Preformed Teams Only)
Beginning in January (4 Weeks / 5 game guarantee)
Cost: $30 per player - Teams must provide their own jerseys.

Registration Form

3rd & 4th Grade Girls
3rd & 4th Grade Boys
5th & 6th Grade Girls
5th & 6th Grade Boys
7th & 8th Grade Girls
7th & 8th Grade Boys

Summer Basketball

The Grand River Area Family YMCA, North Central Missouri YMCA, and Carroll County Area YMCA are joining together this summer to offer a FUN and COMPETITIVE opportunity for basketball teams from throughout North and Central Missouri. Grab your team and reserve your spot today!

Day 1 - Guaranteed 3 game SHOOT-OUT
Day 2 - Single Elimination Tournament
All for just $20/player!

Players: Boys and Girls 3rd - 12th Grade

3rd/4th Grade Girls and Boys
5th/6th Grade Girls and Boys
Junior High (7th - 8th) Grade Girls and Boys
JV (9th - 12th) Grade Girls and Boys
Varsity (9th - 12th) Grade Girls and Boys

Dates: TBA

For more information or to reserve your spot today, please contact us today. Additional information to finalize your registration will be sent by April 15.

Lacey Pate - Grand River Area Family YMCA - 660.646.6677 - lpate@grandriverymca.org
Tim Thomason - North Central Missouri YMCA - 660.258.2388 - tim@ncmymca.org
Bret Lyon - Carroll County Area YMCA - 660.542.0011 - blyon@carrollcountyareaymca.org 

NCMC Basketball Clinic

If your kiddos love basketball, they won't want to miss this awesome opportunity to learn from the coaches and players of the NCMC basketball teams. Players from 2nd through 8th grade are encouraged to come develop their skills and improve their game.

Who: Boys and Girls in 2nd - 8th Grade

Date: October 26

Time: 2nd - 4th Grade from 9:00 am to Noon; 5th - 8th Grade from 1:00 to 4:00 pm

Location: Grand River Area Family YMCA (North and South Gyms)

Cost: $25 Members / $35 Program Participants

Registration Deadline: Friday, October 18

Coaches: Girls w/ Coach Croy & Coach Collins; Boys w/ Coach Esry & Coach Gossett