AGES 3-4 | (4U) COED BASKETBALL
For our youngest players, we focus on introducing the game of basketball and basic ball handling skills like passing, dribbling and shooting. 6-foot goals and smaller balls are used.
AGES 5-6 | (6U) COED BASKETBALL
Children at this level continue to develop basic skills and begin to learn the rules of the game. The primary focus is on offense and ball handling and coaches emphasize learning throughout the game. One-on-one defense is introduced. Teams have one weeknight practice and one game each week.
AGES 7-8 | (8U) COED BASKETBALL
With a continued focus on fundamental skills like ball-handling and shooting technique, coaches choose their own defense at this level. We use a 27.5 in ball and teams play full court on 8 foot goals. Teams will have one weeknight practice and one game each week.
AGES 9-10 | (10U) COED BASKETBALL
Teamwork is emphasized in this age bracket and passing, shooting and defensive skills are strengthened. Coaches choose their own defense. A 27.5 inch ball, a ten-foot goal and teams play full court. Teams will have one practice and one game each week. Teams may travel to other SEYHi in the area for games.
AGES 11-12 | (12U) COED BASKETBALL
We emphasize continued skill development and teamwork. Passing, shooting and defensive skills are strengthened and the importance of physical fitness and conditioning is stressed. Teams play full court with ten-foot goals and all basketball rules apply, with limited pressing. Teams have one weeknight practice and one game per week.
DATES TO REMEMBER
Registration Begins:Tuesday, September 8, 2015
Registration Ends: Friday, October 30, 2015
Coaches Meeting: TBD
Practice Begins: The Week of November 16, 2015
Season Begins: December 5, 2015
Registration Before: October 30, 2015
YMCA Member – $60
Non-Member – $95
Late Registration October 31, 2015 – November 6, 2015 (If Space is Available)
YMCA Member – $70
Non-Member – $105
WANT TO COACH?
The Hogan Family YMCA is ALWAYS looking for Caring, Energetic adults to coach in our sports programs. No matter what your skill level, if you have an interest in making a difference in kids lives we have a place for you and can provide you with all the help and resources you will need to have a fun and successful season. To apply to coach, download, complete and return the Coaches Application and Background Check form to the
Hogan Family YMCA 130 Park Square Lane Madison, Alabama 35758
Or email Ray Segura, Sports Director, Hogan Family YMCA at email@example.com