Youth Sports

Here at the YMCA of Greater Louisville, we ensure that our youth sports leagues' games are safe, fair and most of all, fun. Sign up for our youth sports programs to learn the basics, improve your skills and make new friends!

Youth Sports

Sports Intro

From soccer and tee-ball to basketball and field hockey, our youth sports are always in action! The Y offers year-round Youth Sports leagues at many locations around Louisville and Southern Indiana. Learn more about each sport below and sign up!

If you know what sport you're looking for, you can select from the list below and go directly to your sport.

If you’re committed to giving a couple hours a week and want to impact a child’s life, learn more about becoming a volunteer coach.

Check out upcoming Youth Sports

Take a look at what's coming up in Youth Sports over the next few months and register for open sessions. Or download our flyer for an overall look at Youth Sports throughout the year.

YMCA Louisville girls youth soccer league group photo

Soccer

The Y introduces soccer with a focus on fun. Players of all levels can keep building skills, confidence and teamwork.

Kids playing in youth baseball league with YMCA

Tee-Ball and Baseball

Designed to help build knowledge of the game, YMCA tee-ball and baseball introduce the skills of throwing, catching and hitting.

YMCA Louisville youth basketball team

Basketball

Basketball at the Y teaches kids the basics of the sport while helping them make new friends, stay active and learn new skills.

 

Kids playing in youth field hockey league game

Field Hockey

Y leagues introduce girls to the growing sport of field hockey with an emphasis on learning the rules and improving stick work.

Teens running across a lacrosse field

Lacrosse

Open to middle and high schoolers, these leagues are for experienced players. Teams are formed and placed into divisions themselves.

Kids playing in youth soccer league game

Adaptive Youth Sports

YMCA Adaptive Sports programs are designed so that youth with special needs can experience building skills, confidence and friendships through sports. Sessions include practice and games, which are adapted to encourage maximum participation and progress for every child. Parents are encouraged to participate with their child during the drills and skills portions of the program.

We offer adaptive sports for spring and fall outdoor soccer, summer tee-ball/baseball, and winter basketball.

YMCA Louisville swim team members diving

Swim Team

We teach swimmers of all abilities competitive swimming skills such as stroke development, time improvement and teamwork.

Kid lifting weights for youth exercise program

Youth Engagement in Sports (YES)

The Y's Youth Engagement in Sports (YES) Initiative is an opportunity to make exercise more fun for middle schoolers.

YMCA Staff

Youth Sports Coaching

Get in the game as a volunteer coach! Volunteer coaches are needed for all YMCA sports. If you’re committed to giving a couple hours a week and want to impact a child’s life, we have a need for volunteers like you. We value your involvement in the Youth Sports Program and your impact in influencing positive growth and development for young people.

Still Have Questions?

Contact Us

Please feel free to contact our Youth Sports team at [email protected].

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