Hamilton Area YMCA

Leagues

The Y is the jumping off point for many kids to learn about the importance of physical activity — and for developing the healthy habits they’ll carry with them throughout their lives.

The benefits of joining a Youth Sports League at the Hamilton Area YMCA are far greater than just physical health. Whether it’s gaining the confidence that comes from learning a new skill or building the positive relationships that lead to good sportsmanship and teamwork, participating in sports at the YMCA is about building a healthy, active and contributing member of the community from the inside out.

Youth sports at the YMCA teach kids more than how to score goals, make baskets or hit doubles into the gap; they teach character and social skills for future leaders. Y leagues aren’t just for kids, either — we also offer pick-up and competitive leagues for adults.

The YMCA philosophy of youth sports:

  • Everyone plays — We do not use tryouts to select the best players. No one is cut from a team.
  • Safety first — Coaches and officials make sure all equipment and facilities are safe.
  • Fair play — The Y is about playing by the rules and showing respect for all involved.

For more information about Leagues contact Logan Perez at 609.581.9622 ext. 21105 or lperez@hamiltonymca.org or a Member Services Representative at the Sawmill Branch at ext. 21101.

Program Information

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2018 Registration Dates

All 2018 sports league registration will be open January 1, 2018. Register before the deadline to guarantee a roster spot and avoid additional fees.

League Age Registration Deadline
Spring Soccer 3 - 9 years  March 31
Spring T-Ball 4 - 6 years  March 31 
Summer Flag Football           6 - 10 years           March 31
Fall Soccer 3 - 9 years June 30
Winter Basketball 4 - 15 years September 30
Winter Soccer Clinic 4 - 9 years October 31

Weather Related Delays or Cancellations

To effectively manage closures and changes due to weather, we are requiring that you enroll in the RainedOut Program. This will allow the Hamilton Area YMCA to efficiently notify everyone if there is a cancellation of a game or program due to weather.

  • This service is FREE and you can opt out at anytime
  • You must resign up at the beginning of each program season since the system is purged at the end of each season. 
  • To sign up for FREE text alerts from Hamilton Area YMCA Sports Leagues, please follow the instructions below for the program you are participating in. 
Youth Programs:
  • Text HAYBBALL to 84483 to receive Winter Basketball alerts.  
  • Text HAYWSOCCER to 84483 to receive Winter Soccer alerts. 
  • Text HAYSPRINGSOCCER to 84483 to receive Spring Soccer alerts. 
  • Text HAYFALLSOCCER to 84483 to receive Fall Soccer alerts. 
Adult Programs:
  • Text HAYADULTSOCCER to 84483 to receive Soccer alerts.
  • Text HAYPICKLEBALL to 84483 to receive Pickleball alerts.

Youth Soccer

Hamilton Area YMCA soccer leagues offer a safe and productive environment for your child to learn the fundamentals or soccer, as well as the importance of teamwork. Your child will be part of the player development initiative that is recommended by the U.S. Soccer Association for youth soccer. All ages will participate in small-sided games, teaching them more skills, comprehension of offense and defense and giving them more touches on the ball while maintaining a fun atmosphere.

Games and practices will be held at the Sawmill Branch. Three lighted and sodded soccer fields will provide the perfect environment to learn and develop your child's soccer skills. Most of the games will be played on Saturdays between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Practices will be scheduled based on the coaches’ availability on weekday evenings.

Please click here for frequently asked Soccer League questions.

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Spring Soccer coed (ages 3 - 9)

The 2018 season is underway and closed for registration. Register for the 2019 season beginning January 1, 2019.
Click here for FAQ's.

  • Ages 3-4 Coed
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  • Ages 5-6 Coed
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  • Ages 7-9 Girls
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  • Ages 7-9 Boys
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Fall Soccer coed (ages 3 - 9)

  • Ages 3-4 Coed
    DaysHoursCodeLocationProg / Fac / Fac+
    Sa 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM 34C SAWMIL-Sawmill Branch $65 / $65 / $0
  • Ages 5-6 Coed
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    Sa 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM 56C SAWMIL-Sawmill Branch $65 / $65 / $0
  • Ages 7-9 Girls
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    Sa 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM 79G SAWMIL-Sawmill Branch $65 / $65 / $0
  • Ages 7-9 Boys
    DaysHoursCodeLocationProg / Fac / Fac+
    Sa 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM 79B SAWMIL-Sawmill Branch $65 / $65 / $0

Winter Indoor Soccer (ages 4 - 9)

Winter indoor soccer clinic is an 11-week session for participants to learn and develop their soccer skills in a climate controlled environment. Children will improve on their ball handling skills, agility, and overall soccer fitness.

  • Ages 4-6 Coed
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  • Ages 7-9 Boys
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  • Ages 7-9 Girls
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Youth T-Ball

This league emphasizes basic skills, teamwork, and sportsmanship.

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Fall T-Ball (ages 3 - 6)

Hamilton Area YMCA Fall T-Ball will teach players the basics of the game to make them a well-rounded baseball player. These basics include hitting, fielding, and base running. T-Ball will set them up for success in future baseball leagues. Games are played on Saturday mornings at the Sawmill Branch. Teams will also have one practice during the week.

For more information, please contact Logan Perez at 609.581.9622 ext. 21105 or lperez@hamiltonymca.org.

Spring T-Ball (ages 4 - 6)

The 2018 season is underway and closed for registration. Register for the 2019 season beginning January 1, 2019.

Introduce your child to baseball — catching, batting, running, and throwing — in a coed, non-competitive situation in which everyone gets to play. Practices and games are held during the week and on Saturday at the Sawmill Branch.

Fee: $55 for first child, $40 for each additional child.

Youth Basketball

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Winter Basketball

Sign up for the 2018 - 2019 season!

Our youth basketball league focuses on good sportsmanship and instruction. The season runs 8 - 10 weeks with all games scheduled in one of our climate-controlled gymnasiums.

Practices begin in mid-November. Each team is assigned a week night, time and local practice location. Games begin the weekend of November 30, 2018 and continue through mid-February.

To ensure balance among teams, teams will be set based off evaluations, not requests. All participants must attend one of the evaluations to be placed on a team. Evaluations dates will be posted in February.

Click here for Basketball League FAQ's.

  • Ages 4-5 & Kindergarten Coed
    DaysHoursCodeLocationProg / Fac / Fac+
    Fr, Sa, Su   BBAL45KC JKR -JKR Branch $80 / $80 / $0
  • Grades 1 and 2 Coed
    DaysHoursCodeLocationProg / Fac / Fac+
    Fr, Sa, Su   BBAL1-2C JKR -JKR Branch $80 / $80 / $0
  • Grades 3 and 4 Boys
    DaysHoursCodeLocationProg / Fac / Fac+
    Fr, Sa, Su   BBAL3-4B JKR -JKR Branch $80 / $80 / $0
  • Grades 5 and 6 Boys
    DaysHoursCodeLocationProg / Fac / Fac+
    Fr, Sa, Su   BBAL5-6B JKR -JKR Branch $80 / $80 / $0
  • Grades 7 and 8 Boys
    DaysHoursCodeLocationProg / Fac / Fac+
    Fr, Sa, Su   BBAL7-8B JKR -JKR Branch $80 / $80 / $0
  • Grades 9 to 11 Boys
    DaysHoursCodeLocationProg / Fac / Fac+
    Fr, Sa, Su   BBAL9-11B JKR -JKR Branch $80 / $80 / $0

Youth Flag Football

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Flag Football Program (ages 6 - 10)

Check back soon for 2018 details!

Youth Sports Team Sponsorship

The Hamilton Area YMCA makes every effort to give every child an opportunity to participate in sports. In a typical year, we offer leagues with a combined participation of more than 1,600 young athletes.

Sponsorships help to provide these participants with a uniform shirt and a trophy, which ultimately helps to keep the costs of the league down for participants. Sponsorships are always greatly valued by everyone involved in the league. In return for your generosity, your business’s name will be printed on the back of a team’s jersey and you will receive a plaque featuring your team’s photo. 

Fee:
Youth Soccer and Basketball sponsorships are $125 per team
Youth Baseball sponsorships are $150 per team

Additional teams in the same league and season can be sponsored for a reduced rate of $75 per team.

Please click here for more information on being a Youth Team sponsor. 

Youth Sports Team Coach

When you share your time and talent as a volunteer coach, you can change a life or two...including your own. Parent/volunteer coaches are key to a successful program. Click here for our volunteer application.

Please contact Logan Perez at 609.581.9622 ext. 21105 or lperez@hamiltonymca.org for more information.

Adult Pickleball

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Pickleball Open Play (ages 18+)

Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, ping pong, and racquetball.  It is one of the fastest growing sports in America. It’s a Low impact game that’s easy to learn, great exercise, a great way to meet new people, and A LOT of fun!

There is no better way to explain the sport of Pickleball to someone other than letting them experience it for themselves. Each registered participant can bring a friend to try out 1 session for free. 

What is Pickleball? Click here to learn more! 

Sessions are held at the following times:
Monday
Open Play
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
3 courts

Advanced Play
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
3 courts

Tuesday
Beginner Lessons and Drills
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
3 courts

Wednesday
Open Play
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Open Play - Beginner
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
3 courts

Thursday
Advanced Play
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
3 courts

Friday
Open Play
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
3 courts

Saturday
Open Play
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
3 courts

There is a $5.00 drop-in fee per day.

Pickleball League Play (ages 18+)

Please check back soon for 2018 details.

Facility Rentals

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Soccer Field & Gymnasium Rentals

We rent gym and field space to local organizations and travel teams. Our facility can accommodate soccer, softball, baseball, lacrosse, basketball, volleyball and general sports training all year round.

For more information, please contact Ryan Young, Vice President Branch Operations, at ryanyoung@hamiltonymca.org.

Amenities:
  • Climate Controlled multi-sport gym. Lined for basketball, volleyball, badminton, and pickleball.
  • Three lighted and sodded soccer fields.
  • Two baseball fields.