Youth Sports

Ages 3 - 14

The Y is the starting point for many kids to learn about becoming and staying active. Our youth sports programs promote healthy habits that they'll carry with them throughout their lives. We place priority on participation over winning, team building, developing as an individual, fair play and mutual respect for others.

FALL YOUTH SPORTS

Cross Country Fall 1 Ages 8-14
Participants will learn the proper mechanics and training techniques specific to distance running. The workouts are designed to build optimal fitness and endurance. Athletes will compete in inter-squad meets on Saturdays at multiple parks in West Bend. Please meet at Riverside Park in the parking lot by the tennis courts.

Fistball - Coed Fall 1 3rd-8th grade
The Kettle Moraine YMCA has partnered with the United States Fistball Team to offer the rare opportunity to learn a challenging new sport directly from national team members. Fistball provides an excellent base for youth looking for a new challenge and leads to improved ball control and teamwork. Participants will be taking a
field trip to Jackson to play on the Fistball fields outside.
Long sleeve shirts recommended. In order to have an effective and efficient learning experience this class requires a minimum of 8 youth to run this session.

Flag Football - Instructional Fall 1 K4-2nd Grade
The lead Y instructor and volunteer coaches will introduce the fundamentals of flag football. Practices will be held at Regal Ware Fields. Participants in 1st/2nd grade flag football will practice the first 20-30 minutes of the program session and play a game for the remaining time. Volunteer coaching opportunity!

Flag Football - Team Based Fall 1 3rd-4th Grade
Participants in 3rd/4th grade flag football will practice the first 20 minutes of the program session and play a full flag football game the remaining time. YMCA Youth Sports Staff will referee the game. Teams are led and coached by volunteers.
Volunteer coaching opportunity!

Indoor Soccer Fall 2 Ages 6-13
This instructional program follows Futsal Indoor Soccer rules and offers your player extra playing time during the off-season. Participants will work on skills and play scrimmage games.

Racquetball Fall 1 & 2 1st-9th Grade
The instructor teaches basic racquetball skills and strategy to youth. Racquetball equipment is included in the class price. Enrollment minimum is 4 and maximum of 10.

Sports fusion fall 2 K4-4th Grade
This class will introduce and allow your child to play a different sport or game each time they meet, including: Soccer, Basketball, Flag Football and Baseball.

Tennis Mini Clinics Fall 1 (4 weeks) Ages 8-18
These clinics are designed to help players learn and gain skills needed to play competitive or recreational tennis. Classes are held at Badger Middle School every Thursday in September. Participants will work on: Ground Strokes, Serving, Volleying and Match Strategy.

Volleyball - Coed Fall 1 & 2 3rd-8th Grade
This is a skills-based program where participants will improve their overhand serve, bumps and spikes. Knee pads and long sleeve shirts are recommended. Intermediate and Advanced volleyball will also include twenty minutes of strength and agility training.
Beginner: New to volleyball; Learn basic skills: bumping, setting and serving and how to play in a team setting on a volleyball court.
Intermediate: Familiar with volleyball/has taken previous volleyball classes/has played before; Develop and fine tune skills of bumping, serving and setting, learn how to start hitting/driving/spiking.
Advanced: Has passed through the two previous volleyball levels; Advanced skill levels in bumping, setting, serving and hitting, learn tipping, blocking and rotations on the court.

Instructional Soccer Programs
The lead Y instructor and volunteer coaches will introduce the fundamentals of soccer. Practices will be held at Regal Ware Fields located at 1100 Schmidt Road in West Bend.

Team Based Youth Soccer
Teams are coached by volunteer parents who determine the practice day and time. The Y will provide team shirts for each player. Players are required to wear black shorts, black socks, cleats and shin guards at all games.

The Y Youth Soccer
U8 Coed, U10 Coed
These teams will practice one day a week and play games on Saturdays at Regal Ware Fields at 1100 Schmidt Road in West Bend (no traveling). Times and days of practice will be determined by parent coaches. Deadline for sign-up is Tuesday, August 26, 2014. No sign-ups will be allowed after this date!

The Y Youth Soccer
U i6 Coed
These teams will practice one day a week and play games on Saturdays at Town of Trenton Fields with opportunities to play surrounding communities (home or away). Times and days of practice will be determined by parent/volunteer coaches. Players must have aged out of KMSL in order to be eligible for this program.
Deadline for sign-up is Tuesday, August 26, 2014.
No sign-ups will be allowed after this date!

Throughout the year we offer the following sports:

  • Baseball - Summer
  • Basketball – Year Round
  • Bowling – Summer
  • Flag Football – Spring and Summer
  • Golf – Summer
  • Hockey – Winter
  • Ice Skating –Fall and Winter
  • Track & Field – Spring
  • Racquetball – Year Round
  • Sailing – Summer
  • Skiing - Winter
  • Soccer – Year Round
  • Snow Boarding – Winter
  • Tennis – Summer
  • Volleyball – Year Round

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Current Program Guide

We also offer traveling competitive sports:

Traveling Basketball
Traveling Soccer


for more info:

Lucas Nieman
Youth Sports Director