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Sports Academy

Welcome to the YMCA Sports Academy home page!

We are extremely honored that you have chosen the YMCA as your and¬†your child’s recreational sports outlet. ¬†We pledge to give you our best and to serve your child in sport, character and ministry.

At the YMCA Sports Academy our goal is two-fold…7th-9th Grade BBall League

First to provide top-notch sports training programs that are designed to assist each participant with the growth and development of their individual skill levels while teaching teamwork and sportsmanship.  Secondly, we strive to use the avenue of sports to teach and incorporate the character values of caring, honesty, respect, responsibility, and faith.

This mission and message is accomplished by our sports staff in many forms through a variety of youth and adult sports programs and leagues. ¬†So be sure to check out each sport category to find a program that fit your or your child’s passion and on behalf of the YMCA and its sports staff, thanks for letting us serve you and your child through sport and ministry.

 

YOUTH &ADULT SPORTS LEAGUE/PROGRAM BULLETIN BOARD

 

Attention Parents and Players,

Due to spring break, the inclement weather and all the late registrations we are receiving we have decided to push the start dates back for the following leagues/programs:

 

  • Fundamentals¬†/ Competitive Basketball LeaguesStarts¬†Saturday,¬†April 8 (Fundamentals practice will begin with practice on W, 4/5 and T, 4/6 for Competitive BB¬†Lgs)
  • Little Sluggers Baseball Clinic / T-ball / SoftballStarts Monday, April 10th
  • Golf – Will start on its original start date of Tuesday, April 4.
  • Tennis – Will start on its original start date of Tuesday, April 4.
  • Lacrosse – All clinics and leagues have been condensed into our Learn to Play Lacrosse program that will begin Saturday, April 8 (1st-4th grade @ 3 pm & 5th-8th grade at 4 pm).¬† Space still available.
  • SoccerStarts Saturday, April 8 (Fundamentals will begin with practice on TH, 4/6 and T, 4/4 for our Competitive Soccer League)

 

Space is still available in all spring leagues.  Registration will be finalized on Monday, April 3.  Teams and rosters will be assembled and all participants will receive a courtesy call, text and/or e-mail notification on Tuesday, April 4 by 5 p.m. (posted below for download at 5 p.m. on the 4th)  If you have questions please contact Coach Matt at laine@ymcaswin.org or 812-491-7721.  Thanks and see you at practice.

 

 

You can always access program updates on our social media pages on….
Facebook (www.facebook.com/TheYMCASportsAcademy)
Twitter      (www.twitter.com/Y_SportsAcademy)
Instagram(www.instagram.com/YMCASportsAcademy)
the Sports Weather Phone Line (812-491-7723)
You could also join our Text Alert System by texting “@ymca-sa” to 81010
and our sports home page at www.ymcaswin.org/sports right here.

 

If practice or games are ever cancelled based on the weather, information will be made available and posted here on our bulletin board, on our phone weather hotline (812-491-7723) and on our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/theYMCASportsAcademy) 45 minutes prior to practice and/or game days.

 

Game schedules will be posted immediately when available.  Be sure to check the YMCA Sports Academy home page for schedule availability and updates.  Coordinators will call with team and first game information by 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday prior to the first game day of your league.

 

Sports Weather Hot Line: (812) 491-7723

Snow Cancellation Policy      Heat Advisory Guidelines      Heavy Rain/Lightning Policy

 

DOWNLOADABLE LEAGUE & PROGRAM SCHEDULES

4-6 Yr Old Fundamentals Basketball League (posted by 5 pm on 4/4)

7-8 Yr Old Fundamentals Basketball League (posted by 5 pm on 4/4)

9-10 Yr Old Fundamentals Basketball League (posted by 5 pm on 4/4)

 

5th-6th Grade Competitive Basketball League (posted by 5 pm on 4/4)

5th-6th GRADE COMPETITIVE BASKETBALL LEAGUE TOURNAMENT BRACKET

7th-9th Grade Competitive Basketball League (posted by 5 pm on 4/4)

7th-9th GRADE COMPETITIVE BASKETBALL LEAGUE TOURNAMENT BRACKET

 

3-4 Yr Old Fundamentals Soccer League (posted by 5 pm on 4/4)

5-6 Yr Old Fundamentals Soccer League (posted by 5 pm on 4/4)

7+ Yr Old Competitive Soccer League (posted by 5 pm on 4/4)

7+ Yr Old Competitive Soccer League Tourney Bracket

 

Little Sluggers Baseball Clinic (posted by 5 pm on 4/4)

T-Ball Baseball League (posted by 5 pm on 4/4)

Softball Clinic (posted by 5 pm on 4/4)

 

Tennis (6 pm at Evansville Tennis Center on T, 4/4)

Golf (4:30 pm at Thunderbolt Pass Golf Course on T, 4/4)

Lacrosse  (posted by 5 pm on 4/4)

 

Biddy B-Baller’s Basketball Clinic….Starts, Tuesday,¬†January 10

DU     T     5:30 p.m. (April 4, 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, June 6)

DU     T     6:00 p.m. (April 4, 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, June 6)

DT     T     11:45 a.m. (April 4, 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, June 6)

DU     F     10:00 a.m. (April 7, 14, 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26, June 2, 9)

 

First Kicks Soccer Clinic….Starts, Tuesday, January 10

DU     T     5:00 p.m. (April 4, 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, June 6)

DT     T     12:15 p.m. (April 4, 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, June 6)

DU     F     10:00 a.m. (April 7, 14, 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19, 26, June 2, 9)

 

Adult Sand Volleyball (April 23-May 28) (posted by 5 pm on 4/18)

 

 

ADULT FLAG FOOTBALL RULES & REGULATIONS

SAND VOLLEYBALL LEAGUE RULES AND REGULATIONS

TEAM ROSTER SIGN UP SHEET

FREE AGENT ROSTER SIGN UP SHEET

 

 

Pickleball Play Protocol (2015)

“If you confess with your mouth the Lord Jesus and believe in your heart that God has raised Him from the dead, you will be saved.” – Romans 10:9

 

SPORTS DEPT Waiver Form (2015) Front Page

SPORTS DEPT Waiver Form (2015) Back Page

SPORTS DEPT Batting Cage-Pitching Machine Waiver & Registration Form 2016 (Individual & Team Waiver)

 

Interested in serving as Volunteer in the sports department?  Download, fill out and forward the following forms to sports@ymcaswin.org (we will also need a copy of your drivers license and social security card):
Volunteer Form
Volunteer Background Check Form (we will also need a copy of your drivers license and social security card)
Volunteer-Background Personal Data Sheet