West Seattle & Fauntleroy YMCA
Youth Sports Player Information

Ready to play? There's a sport for every kid at the Y! Check out our youth sports offerings to find the right sport for the budding athlete in your family. Information for youth sports leagues currently running can be found below. 

Basketball

Winter Basketball Divisions

  • Minis: Ages 3 - 5 
    Minis practice and scrimmage once per week beginning the week of January 6.
  • Rookies: Grades K – 2 
    Practices start the week of December 2. No practice during the week of December 23 or December 30. Games start January 11, with final game on February 29. No games over President's Day weekend. 
  • Juniors: Grades 3 – 6 
    Practices start the week of December 2. No practice during the week of December 23 or December 30. Games start January 11, culminating in a tournament March 6 – 8. No games over President's Day weekend. 
  • Legends: Grades 7 - 9
    Practices start the week of December 2. No practice during the week of December 23 or December 30. Games start January 11, culminating in a tournament March 6 – 8. No games over President's Day weekend. 

Winter Basketball Important Dates

  • November 21: Coaches will reach out with practice information and updates for Rookies, Juniors and Legends
  • December 30: Coaches will reach out with practice information and updates for Minis
  • December 30: Game schedules released
  • February 15: No games over President's Day weekend 

Winter Basketball Important Information

  • Games are played on Friday nights or Saturdays.
  • Practices will be at the West Seattle or Fauntleroy YMCAs or local elementary schools
  • Games will be at the West Seattle or Fauntleroy YMCAs or local elementary schools. Juniors and Legends may play games against other YMCAs in the region.  
  • Players should wear athletic shoes and whatever they feel comfortable running, jumping, and playing an indoor sport in. They should also bring a water bottle.
  • Uniform tops will be distributed at the first game of the season or at a practice before.
  • Coaches will inform players of team picture day date, time, and location, once confirmed.
  • We encourage all parents to stay at practices and games for the duration. 
  • Program Cards: If a participant is not a YMCA member, we will issue a Program Card to use for check-in to the facility for practices and games.
  • Guests will need to fill out a Visitor Information Form if they have not filled it out at a previous visit. We advise guests to fill this form out early or give ample time before their visit to fill out the form and check in to the facility. Guests who are 16 years old or older must have valid identification. There will be no exceptions.
  • Guests will only be allowed in the gymnasium during practices and/or games and will not have access to other areas of the YMCA.

Please reach out wssports@seattleymca.org with questions or concerns.

The West Seattle Family YMCA is located at 3622 SW Snoqualmie St, Seattle, WA 98126. The Fauntleroy YMCA is located at 9140 Fauntleroy Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98136.   Learn about our current youth sports offerings at seattleymca.org/youth-sports.