SLO Youth Sports: Basketball

December 13, 2014 - March 7, 2015
San Luis Obispo Elementary Schools
Saturday GAMES:
Dec. 13, 20
Jan. 10, 24, 31
Feb. 7, 21, 28
March 7
GAMES - are played on Saturday mornings and afternoons in SLO
TEAM PRACTICE - days and times are determined by team coaches after teams are assembled
Players/Parents will hear from a coach within 72 hours after the coaches' meeting.
9 game season
Oct. 1 - Oct. 31 Early Online Reg. $75
Oct. 1 - Oct. 31 Early In-House Reg. $80
Nov. 1 - Nov. 15 Late Online Reg. $85
Nov. 1 - Nov. 15 Late In-House Reg. $90
After Reg Closed $105 (limited space)
SIGN UPS ARE CLOSED - call for details/email sports director

YOUTH BASKETBALL (ages 5-12 boys & girls)

In collaboration with the SLO City Parks and Recreation Department, the youth basketball program strives to enhance player's skills, self-confidence, and positive peer interaction. The program allows players to learn the basics of basketball while engaging in a healthy work out. (Players get medals at the end of the season - pictures are not included in the sport fee) TEAM JERSEY IS INCLUDED IN SPORT FEE (picture of jersey is below)
The leagues/teams are split up into the following grade divisions: (K-coed), (1-2grades coed (if there is enough girls, girls and boys teams)), (Boys: 3-4grades), (Girls: 3-4grades), (Boys: 5,6,7grades), (Girls: 5,6,7grades). 
SIGN-UPS will start on Oct. 1 and end on Nov. 15, 2014
ONLINE step-by-step GUIDE to sign up for Basketball

All of the volunteer COACHES worked very hard to put the teams together this season, if a player has a team placement issue please have the coach contact the SLO YMCA sports director.

First Game - Saturday, Dec. 13 (dates of all games in the above grey area)

TEAM PRACTICE - days and times are determined by team coaches after teams are assembled (see more info in the above grey area)

TEAM PICTURES - Jan. 24 and Jan. 31

Become a team SPONSOR for a Youth Basketball Team - download paperwork - sponsor plaque & Business/creative name on back of jersey.

Coming the week of Dec. 1 - GAME TIMES CLICK HERE - Click on the age divisions on the left side of the page and then the games will be listed. GYMS LOCATIONS

Practice Team Times - CLICK HERE

SLO YMCA Youth Basketball Game Rules

Practice/Game questions please contact the city of SLO parks & rec dept.
TEEN Basketball Program - please contact the city of SLO parks & rec dept for details
(No jewelry is allowed on players while playing that includes: rings, earrings, watches, necklaces, and/or bracelets.)
Required Equipment:
  • Shorts & Team Jersey (jersey comes with sign-up)
  • Athletic shoes with non-marking soles

Practice Drill Cards for coaches/players/parents

Basic Basketball Drill Videos

League Philosophy:
• To allow participants to have fun.
• To allow all youth an opportunity to participate.
• To teach participants proper skills and fundamentals.
• To provide an environment in which the participant will learn sportsmanship, camaraderie and teamwork.
• Players must play an equal amount of time.

BITTY BASKETBALL (ages 3-5) CLICK HERE for information

More details or would like to get involved/coach, please email or call the SLO County YMCA 805.543.8235       YMCA Sports Questions   Coaching and Teaching Youth Sports: The YMCA Way


Need Financial Assistant help - contact Andrew Peter

For detail info - click HERE

Applications may take up to 10 business days to process.  Financial Assistance must be confirmed prior to enrolling in the SLO YMCA program.