Kids playing in youth field hockey league game

Youth Field Hockey

The YMCA's youth field hockey includes programs for teams and individuals. Qualified coaches teach the rules of the game and skills to improve stick work.

Youth Field Hockey

Field Hockey Intro

At the Y, we offer girls field hockey leagues for individuals and teams. Field hockey leagues are run by the Oldham County Family YMCA. We work on skill development, teamwork, sportsmanship, and character building in a fun, safe environment that allows all players to grow in self-confidence and thrive.

Looking for specific information? Use the links below to find what you're looking for.

Why the Y

  • SKILL DEVELOPMENT

    Our sports programs are progressive with multiple age levels. Your child will continue to build upon their skills year after year.

  • TEAMWORK

    Everyone wins when we work as a team! Children learn the value of working together toward a common goal regardless of the outcome.

  • FUN

    With leagues designed to ensure skill development and playing time along with enthusiastic staff and dedicated volunteers, we guarantee FUN for every child.

  • VOLUNTEER

    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, learn more about becoming a volunteer coach.

Schedule

We offer fall (Oct-Dec) and winter team field hockey (Jan-March) seasons, and a spring (March-May) and fall individual field hockey season (Aug-Oct). Registration typically opens several weeks before the season begins.

Game and practice schedules are released at the start of the season.

Starting Price

Facility Members: $120

Program Members: $140

Teams Leagues: $675

Ages

Individual leagues for girls ages 6-11. Team leagues are open to middle and high school teams.

 

The Y is for everyone. If you're looking for financial help, we offer affordable membership and program rates based on household income. Please stop by the branch or give us a call to discuss whether you are eligible for assistance.

Kid playing in youth field hockey league game

The Y is for everyone. If you're looking for financial help, we offer affordable membership and program rates based on household income. Please stop by the branch or give us a call to discuss whether you are eligible for assistance.

Safety First!

Safety is our top priority. We follow all CDC guidelines, along with those from state and local officials, to ensure we provide the healthiest environment possible.

At a Glance

Field hockey is one of the fastest growing sports in our area. The Y's youth field hockey offerings are open to girls looking to advance in this sport and learn valuable athletic skills.

Program Levels

The Y offers individual and team youth field hockey for girls.

  • Team Field Hockey

    Divisions:

    6th Grade Girls

    7th Grade Girls

    8th Grade Girls

    JV High School Girls

    Varsity High School Girls

    Teams form themselves and will be placed in an age and skill-appropriate division. Each team will play six or eight games depending on season length. No more than 14 players are allowed per team.

  • Individual Field Hockey

    We offer exciting field hockey opportunities for girls working individually. These leagues focus on teaching the rules of the game and improving stick work. Field dimensions, length of quarters and the number of players on the field are adjusted to be age appropriate. Players must provide their own stick, mouth guard and shin guard. All players receive a uniform shirt.

    Individual leagues practice at the Oldham County Indoor Arena, games are played at Kentucky Country Day School.

Ready to Register?

Use the button below to see upcoming sessions that are currently available for online registration. If no sessions are available for registration, please contact the branch to learn when the next session is scheduled.

Registration for fall team field hockey typically opens in August and winter team field hockey typically opens in November.

Registration for spring individual field hockey typically opens in January and fall individual field hockey typically opens in June.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

What YMCA locations offer field hockey?

What YMCA locations offer field hockey?

Field hockey is offered by the Oldham County Family YMCA.

Team field hockey leagues play games at the Oldham County Family YMCA Indoor Arena. Individual field hockey leagues practice at the Oldham County Family YMCA Indoor Arena and play games at Kentucky Country Day School.

When does field hockey registration open?

When does field hockey registration open?

Registration for fall team field hockey typically opens in August and winter team field hockey typically opens in November

Registration for spring individual field hockey typically opens in January and fall individual field hockey typically opens in June.

When is the field hockey season?

When is the field hockey season?

The fall team field hockey season typically runs October-December. The winter team field hockey season typically runs January-March.

The spring individual field hockey season typically runs March-May. The fall individual field hockey season typically runs August-October.

Still Need Help?

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

Related Programs

  • 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...
  • Youth Soccer

    YMCA youth soccer is designed to introduce players of all skill levels to the world's most popular sport. The goal is to teach skills, encourage...
  • Youth Swim Team

    You don't need to be an advanced swimmer to take part in the YMCA's local competitive swim teams! At the Y, we teach swimmers of all abilities...