YMCA Thunder Basketball

YMCA Thunder Basketball

From James Naismith’s invention of basketball at the Y in 1891 to today, the Y has a rich tradition in sports played around the globe. We nurture the potential of youth through sports programming by strengthening character, engaging families and building lasting relationships. We are pleased to partner with the Oklahoma City Thunder to further our mission within our youth basketball league, now called the YMCA Thunder Basketball League.

Our Developmental League for youth basketball will have an  emphasis on the development and understanding of the game of basketball. Youth basketball officials will be more lenient and assist in helping the child learn the rules as they play basketball games. The winter season consists of 8 games and summer season consists of 6 games. The Developmental League is open for children ages 3-16. For ages 5 & up, our youth basketball league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration.

The Spirit League has been developed to provide a place for players and teams with advanced skills a place to play at the YMCA against competition of the same development. This league will be closely officiated by certified referees. We will continue to hold everyone whom participates to the highest character standards as outlined in the Players Pledge, Coaches Creed, and Parents Code of Conduct. The winter season consists of 8 games and summer season consists of 6 games. Both seasons include an end of season tournament. The Spirit League is open for children ages 8-12. This league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration.

*Additional $30 fee for the Spirit League.

Bethany/Rockwell Plaza

Bethany YMCA, Rockwell Plaza YMCA
6/13/22 - 7/31/22
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League Contacts

Mark Pierce- (Bethany/Rockwell Plaza) YMCA Sports Director

Uniforms

All players will be required to have the official YMCA Thunder Basketball League jersey. The jersey is available for purchase ($20) at the front desk of your local YMCA or the online store http://www.quickscores.com/ymcaokc. Fan gear and player equipment are also available online.

Important Information

  • Coaches Meeting will take place on Tuesday, May 17 2022 at 6:45pm at the Bethany YMCA.
  • Online Parents Orientation is video available on quickscores.com/ymcaokc
  • If you have not heard from a coach by May 24th, please contact Mark Pierce- [email protected]
  • Summer League is a game only league. Practices will not be provided by the YMCA during the Summer League.
  • Games will start as early as June 13th. (Games played on Weeknights & Saturdays). Sunday afternoon games may take place due to facility availablity at certain locations. Trave to other YOKC locatiosn may be required due to registration numbers.
  • Game Schedules will be released at least one week prior to the start of games on quickscores.com/ymcaokc
  • Developmental League will play 6 regular season games. Spirit League will play 6 regular season games plus a single elimination tournament at the end of the season.
  • Season will end by July 31 2022

DEVELOPMENTAL LEAGUE

The Developmental League is the standard YMCA League with an emphasis on the development and understanding of the game of basketball. Officials will be more lenient and assist in helping the child learn. The season consists of eight games. The Developmental League is open to children ages 4-16. For ages 5 & up, the league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration. Practices will take place at multiple locations throughout the local YMCA area. Game days will vary by branch.

SPIRIT LEAGUE

The Spirit League has been developed to provide a place for players and teams with advanced skills to play at the YMCA against competition of the same development. This league will be closely officiated by certified referees. We will continue to hold everyone whom participates to the highest character standards as outlined in the Players Pledge, Coaches Creed and Parents Code of Conduct. The season consists of eight games and a double elimination end of season tournament  The Spirit League is open for children ages 7-12. This league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration. If unable to place a child on a Spirit League Team, they will be added to a Developmental League Team. Game days will vary by branch.

Age Cut Off, Gender Specific Leagues and Divisions

YMCA sports leagues are divided by the age of the participants. A valid birth certificate may be required for tournament play. The age cut off is how old the child was on August 31, 2021. For ages 5 & above, divisions will be gender specific if numbers allow. Below is a list of available divisions for the Winter League.

League.

Developmental League Spirit League
4U Coed 8U
6U 10U
8U 12U
10U
12U
14U
16U

COACHES NEEDED

The YMCA uses volunteer coaches to provide leadership to the community through structured athletic activities. If you are interested in coaching, please contact the Sports Department for more information.

YMCA MISSION

To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

It is the policy of the YMCA of Greater Oklahoma City that no person be denied membership or program participation due to the inability to pay. Funds for financial assistance are provided through the United Way and the YMCA’s Annual Support Campaign.


Available Sessions

Date(s)
06/13/22 - 07/31/22
Register at
front desk

Chickasha Area YMCA

Chickasha Area YMCA
12/3/22 - 2/11/23
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From James Naismith’s invention of basketball at the Y in 1891 to today, the Y has a rich tradition in sports played around the globe. We nurture the potential of youth through sports programming by strengthening character, engaging families and building lasting relationships. We are pleased to partner with the Oklahoma City Thunder to further our mission within our youth basketball league, now called the YMCA Thunder Basketball League.

Our Developmental League for youth basketball will have an  emphasis on the development and understanding of the game of basketball. Youth basketball officials will be more lenient and assist in helping the child learn the rules as they play basketball games. The season consists of 8 games. The Developmental League is open for children ages 3-16. For ages 5 & up, our youth basketball league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration.

The Spirit League has been developed to provide a place for players and teams with advanced skills a place to play at the YMCA against competition of the same development. This league will be closely officiated by certified referees. We will continue to hold everyone whom participates to the highest character standards as outlined in the Players Pledge, Coaches Creed, and Parents Code of Conduct. The season consists of 8 games and an end of season tournament. The Spirit League is open for children ages 8-12. This league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration.

*Additional $30 fee for the Spirit League.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At Household MemberIndividual/Youth MemberNon-Member
Early Registration 8/15/22 10/23/22 Online / Front Desk -$ 55.00$ 75.00
Late Registration 10/24/22 11/20/22 Online / Front Desk $ 20.00$ 75.00$ 95.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
12/03/22 - 02/11/23
Sa - 8:00 am - 1 hr
Registration
Closed
12/03/22 - 02/11/23
Sa - 8:00 am - 1 hr
Registration
Closed

Chickasha Area YMCA Summer Basketball

Chickasha Area YMCA
6/12/22 - 7/24/22
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From James Naismith’s invention of basketball at the Y in 1891 to today, the Y has a rich tradition in sports played around the globe. We nurture the potential of youth through sports programming by strengthening character, engaging families and building lasting relationships. We are pleased to partner with the Oklahoma City Thunder to further our mission within our youth basketball league, now called the YMCA Thunder Basketball League.

Our Developmental League for youth basketball will have an  emphasis on the development and understanding of the game of basketball. Youth basketball officials will be more lenient and assist in helping the child learn the rules as they play basketball games. The summer season consists of 6 games. The Summer Developmental League is open for children ages 5-12. For ages 5 & up, our youth basketball league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration.

The Spirit League has been developed to provide a place for players and teams with advanced skills a place to play at the YMCA against competition of the same development. This league will be closely officiated by certified referees. We will continue to hold everyone whom participates to the highest character standards as outlined in the Players Pledge, Coaches Creed, and Parents Code of Conduct. The season consists of 8 games and an end of season tournament. The Spirit League is open for children ages 8-12. This league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration.

*Additional $30 fee for the Spirit League.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At Household MemberIndividual/Youth MemberNon-Member
3/24/22 7/31/22 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 55.00$ 75.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
06/12/22 - 07/24/22
Register  
Closes
07/17/2022

Earlywine Park

Earlywine Park YMCA
6/13/22 - 7/31/22
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League Contacts

Earlywine Park YMCA

Janice Foust- Sports Director; [email protected], (405) 290-5028

 

Uniforms

All players will be required to have the official YMCA Thunder Basketball League jersey. The jersey is available for purchase ($20) at the front desk of your local YMCA or the online store http://www.quickscores.com/ymcaokc. Fan gear and player equipment are also available online.

Important Information

  • Coaches Meeting will take place on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. in the community rooms at the Earlywine Park YMCA.
  • Online Parents Orientation is video available on quickscores.com/ymcaokc
  • If you have not heard from a coach by May 24th, please contact Janice Foust
  • Summer League is a game only league. Practices will not be provided by the YMCA during the Summer League.
  • Games will start as early as June 13th. (Games played on Weeknights & Saturdays). Sunday afternoon games may take place due to facility availability at certain locations. Travel to other YOKC locations may be required due to registration numbers.
  • Game Schedules will be released at least one week prior to the start of games on quickscores.com/ymcaokc
  • Developmental League will play 6 regular season games. Spirit League will play 6 regular season games plus a single elimination tournament at the end of the season.
  • Season will end by July 31 2022

DEVELOPMENTAL LEAGUE

The Developmental League is the standard YMCA League with an emphasis on the development and understanding of the game of basketball. Officials will be more lenient and assist in helping the child learn. The season consists of eight games. The Developmental League is open to children ages 4-16. For ages 5 & up, the league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration. Practices will take place at multiple locations throughout the local YMCA area. Game days will vary by branch.

SPIRIT LEAGUE

The Spirit League has been developed to provide a place for players and teams with advanced skills to play at the YMCA against competition of the same development. This league will be closely officiated by certified referees. We will continue to hold everyone whom participates to the highest character standards as outlined in the Players Pledge, Coaches Creed and Parents Code of Conduct. The season consists of eight games and a double elimination end of season tournament  The Spirit League is open for children ages 7-12. This league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration. If unable to place a child on a Spirit League Team, they will be added to a Developmental League Team. Game days will vary by branch.

Age Cut Off, Gender Specific Leagues and Divisions

YMCA sports leagues are divided by the age of the participants. A valid birth certificate may be required for tournament play. The age cut off is how old the child was on August 31, 2021. For ages 5 & above, divisions will be gender specific if numbers allow. Below is a list of available divisions for the Summer League.

League.

Developmental League Spirit League
4U Coed 8U
6U 10U
8U 12U
10U
12U
14U
16U

COACHES NEEDED

The YMCA uses volunteer coaches to provide leadership to the community through structured athletic activities. If you are interested in coaching, please contact the Sports Department for more information.

YMCA MISSION

To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

It is the policy of the YMCA of Greater Oklahoma City that no person be denied membership or program participation due to the inability to pay. Funds for financial assistance are provided through the United Way and the YMCA’s Annual Support Campaign.

 


Available Sessions

Date(s)
06/13/22 - 07/31/22
Register  

Edmond (Mitch Park/Rankin)

Mitch Park YMCA, Rankin YMCA
6/13/22 - 7/31/22
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League Contacts

Norris Williams, Edmond YMCA Sports Director;

Uniforms

All players will be required to have the official YMCA Thunder Basketball League jersey. The jersey is available for purchase ($20) at the front desk of your local YMCA or the online store http://www.quickscores.com/ymcaokc. Fan gear and player equipment are also available online.

Important Information

  • Coaches Meeting (For individuals planning on coaching) will take place on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 6PM at Act 2 United Methodist Church.
  • Online Parents Orientation is video available on quickscores.com/ymcaokc
  • If you have not heard from a coach by May 26th, please contact Norris Williams at [email protected]
  • Summer League is a game only league. Practices will not be provided by the YMCA during the Summer League.
  • Games will start as early as June 13th. (Games played on Weeknights & Saturdays). Sunday afternoon games may take place due to facility availability at certain locations. Travel to other YMCA  locations may be required due to registration numbers.
  • Game Schedules will be released at least one week prior to the start of games on quickscores.com/ymcaokc
  • Developmental League will play 6 regular season games. Spirit League will play 6 regular season games plus a single elimination tournament at the end of the season.
  • Season will end by July 31, 2022

 

DEVELOPMENTAL LEAGUE

The Developmental League is the standard YMCA League with an emphasis on the development and understanding of the game of basketball. Officials will be more lenient and assist in helping the child learn. The season consists of eight games. The Developmental League is open to children ages 4-16. For ages 5 & up, the league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration. Practices will take place at multiple locations throughout the local YMCA area. Games will be played on Friday’s & Saturday’s.

SPIRIT LEAGUE

The Spirit League has been developed to provide a place for players and teams with advanced skills to play at the YMCA against competition of the same development. This league will be closely officiated by certified referees. We will continue to hold everyone whom participates to the highest character standards as outlined in the Players Pledge, Coaches Creed and Parents Code of Conduct. The season consists of eight games and a single elimination end of season tournament. The Spirit League is open for children ages 7-12. This league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration. If unable to place a child on a Spirit League Team, they will be added to a Developmental League Team.

Age Cut Off, Gender Specific Leagues and Divisions

YMCA sports leagues are divided by the age of the participants. A valid birth certificate may be required for tournament play. The age cut off is how old the child was on August 31, 2021. For ages 5 & above, divisions will be gender specific if numbers allow. Below is a list of available divisions for the Summer League.

League.

Developmental League Spirit League
4U Coed 8U
6U 10U
8U 12U
10U
12U
14U
16U

COACHES NEEDED

The YMCA uses volunteer coaches to provide leadership to the community through structured athletic activities. If you are interested in coaching, please contact the Sports Department for more information.

YMCA MISSION

To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

It is the policy of the YMCA of Greater Oklahoma City that no person be denied membership or program participation due to the inability to pay. Funds for financial assistance are provided through the United Way and the YMCA’s Annual Support Campaign.


Available Sessions

Date(s)
06/13/22 - 07/31/22
Register  

Midwest City

Midwest City YMCA
6/1/22 - 7/18/22
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League Contacts

Caleb Lundy Midwest City Sportsd Director 405-733-9622 or [email protected]

Uniforms

All players will be required to have the official YMCA Thunder Basketball League jersey. The jersey is available for purchase ($20) at the front desk of your local YMCA or the online store http://www.quickscores.com/ymcaokc. Fan gear and player equipment are also available online.

Important Information

  • Coaches Meeting will take place on Wednesday, May 18 2022 at 6:00 pm at the Midwest City YMCA.
  • Online Parents Orientation is video available on quickscores.com/ymcaokc
  • If you have not heard from a coach by May 24th, please contact Caleb Lundy – [email protected]
  • Summer League is a game only league. Practices will not be provided by the YMCA during the Summer League.
  • Games will start as early as June 13th. (Games played on Weeknights & Saturdays). Sunday afternoon games may take place due to facility availability at certain locations. Trave to other YOKC location may be required due to registration numbers.
  • Game Schedules will be released at least one week prior to the start of games on quickscores.com/ymcaokc
  • Developmental League will play 6 regular season games. Spirit League will play 6 regular season games plus a single elimination tournament at the end of the season.
  • Season will end by July 31 2022

DEVELOPMENTAL LEAGUE

The Developmental League is the standard YMCA League with an emphasis on the development and understanding of the game of basketball. Officials will be more lenient and assist in helping the child learn. The season consists of eight games. The Developmental League is open to children ages 4-16. For ages 5 & up, the league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration. Practices will take place at multiple locations throughout the local YMCA area. Game days will vary by branch.

SPIRIT LEAGUE

The Spirit League has been developed to provide a place for players and teams with advanced skills to play at the YMCA against competition of the same development. This league will be closely officiated by certified referees. We will continue to hold everyone whom participates to the highest character standards as outlined in the Players Pledge, Coaches Creed and Parents Code of Conduct. The season consists of eight games and a double elimination end of season tournament  The Spirit League is open for children ages 7-12. This league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration. If unable to place a child on a Spirit League Team, they will be added to a Developmental League Team. Game days will vary by branch.

Age Cut Off, Gender Specific Leagues and Divisions

YMCA sports leagues are divided by the age of the participants. A valid birth certificate may be required for tournament play. The age cut off is how old the child was on August 31, 2021. For ages 5 & above, divisions will be gender specific if numbers allow. Below is a list of available divisions for the Winter League.

League.

Developmental League Spirit League
4U Coed 8U
6U 10U
8U 12U
10U
12U
14U
16U

COACHES NEEDED

The YMCA uses volunteer coaches to provide leadership to the community through structured athletic activities. If you are interested in coaching, please contact the Sports Department for more information.

YMCA MISSION

To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

It is the policy of the YMCA of Greater Oklahoma City that no person be denied membership or program participation due to the inability to pay. Funds for financial assistance are provided through the United Way and the YMCA’s Annual Support Campaign.


Available Sessions

Date(s)
06/01/22 - 07/18/22
Registration
Closed

North Side

North Side YMCA
6/13/22 - 7/31/22
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League Contacts

Mucio Macedo, North Side YMCA Sports Director, [email protected]

Uniforms

All players will be required to have the official YMCA Thunder Basketball League jersey. The jersey is available for purchase ($20) at the front desk of your local YMCA or the online store http://www.quickscores.com/ymcaokc. Fan gear and player equipment are also available online.

Important Information

  • Coaches Meeting will take place individually on Tuesday, May 17 2022  Virtually or in person as needed at the YMCA.
  • Online Parents Orientation is video available on quickscores.com/ymcaokc
  • If you have not heard from a coach by May 24th, please contact Mucio Macedo- [email protected]
  • Summer League is a game only league. Practices will not be provided by the YMCA during the Summer League.
  • Games will start as early as June 13th. (Games played on Weeknights & Saturdays). Sunday afternoon games may take place due to facility availability at certain locations. Travel to other YOKC locations may be required due to registration numbers.
  • Game Schedules will be released at least one week prior to the start of games on quickscores.com/ymcaokc
  • Developmental League will play 6 regular season games. Spirit League will play 6 regular season games plus a single elimination tournament at the end of the season.
  • Season will end by July 31 2022

DEVELOPMENTAL LEAGUE

The Developmental League is the standard YMCA League with an emphasis on the development and understanding of the game of basketball. Officials will be more lenient and assist in helping the child learn. The season consists of six games. The Developmental League is open to children ages 4-16. For ages 5 & up, the league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration. Practices will take place at multiple locations throughout the local YMCA area. Game days will vary by branch.

SPIRIT LEAGUE

The Spirit League has been developed to provide a place for players and teams with advanced skills to play at the YMCA against competition of the same development. This league will be closely officiated by certified referees. We will continue to hold everyone whom participates to the highest character standards as outlined in the Players Pledge, Coaches Creed and Parents Code of Conduct. The season consists of eight games and a double elimination end of season tournament  The Spirit League is open for children ages 7-12. This league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration. If unable to place a child on a Spirit League Team, they will be added to a Developmental League Team. Game days will vary by branch.

Age Cut Off, Gender Specific Leagues and Divisions

YMCA sports leagues are divided by the age of the participants. A valid birth certificate may be required for tournament play. The age cut off is how old the child was on August 31, 2021. For ages 5 & above, divisions will be gender specific if numbers allow. Below is a list of available divisions for the Winter League.

League.

Developmental League Spirit League
4U Coed 8U
6U 10U
8U 12U
10U
12U
14U
16U

COACHES NEEDED

The YMCA uses volunteer coaches to provide leadership to the community through structured athletic activities. If you are interested in coaching, please contact the Sports Department for more information.

YMCA MISSION

To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

It is the policy of the YMCA of Greater Oklahoma City that no person be denied membership or program participation due to the inability to pay. Funds for financial assistance are provided through the United Way and the YMCA’s Annual Support Campaign.


Available Sessions

Date(s)
06/13/22 - 07/31/22
Register at
front desk

Stillwater

Stillwater YMCA
6/13/22 - 7/31/22
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League Contacts

Josh Jaramillo, Stillwater YMCA Sports Director

Uniforms

All players will be required to have the official YMCA Thunder Basketball League jersey. The jersey is available for purchase ($20) at the front desk of your local YMCA or the online store http://www.quickscores.com/ymcaokc. Fan gear and player equipment are also available online.

Important Information

  • Coaches Meeting (For individuals planning on coaching) will take place on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at 6 PM at the Stillwater YMCA
  • Online Parents Orientation is video available on quickscores.com/ymcaokc
  • If you have not heard from a coach by May 24th, please contact Josh Jaramillo, [email protected]
  • Practices will start the week of June 6th, 2022.
  • Games will start as early as June 18th, 2022. (Games played on Saturdays).
  • Game Schedules will be released at least one week prior to the start of games on quickscores.com/ymcaokc
  • Developmental League will play 6 regular season games.
  • Season will end by July 31, 2022
  • http://www.quickscores.com/ymcaokc is the website is used for schedules, standings and other information on Stillwater YMCA Sports.

DEVELOPMENTAL LEAGUE

The Developmental League is the standard YMCA League with an emphasis on the development and understanding of the game of basketball. Officials will be more lenient and assist in helping the child learn. The season consists of six games. The Developmental League is open to children ages 4-12. For ages 5 & up, the league is gender specific. Age groups may be combined, depending on registration. Practices will take place at the Stillwater YMCA. Games will be played on Saturday’s.

Age Cut Off, Gender Specific Leagues and Divisions

YMCA sports leagues are divided by the age of the participants. A valid birth certificate may be required for tournament play. The age cut off is how old the child was on August 31, 2021. For ages 5 & above, divisions will be gender specific if numbers allow. Below is a list of available divisions for the Summer League.

Developmental League Age Divisions: 4U, 6U, 8U, 10U,  & 12U

COACHES NEEDED

The YMCA uses volunteer coaches to provide leadership to the community through structured athletic activities. If you are interested in coaching, please contact the Sports Department for more information.

YMCA MISSION

To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

It is the policy of the YMCA of Greater Oklahoma City that no person be denied membership or program participation due to the inability to pay. Funds for financial assistance are provided through the United Way and the YMCA’s Annual Support Campaign.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At Household MemberIndividual/Youth MemberNon-Member
Early Registration 3/8/22 5/1/22 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 55.00$ 75.00
Final Registration 5/2/22 5/8/22 Online / Front Desk $ 20.00$ 75.00$ 95.00
Final In - House Registration 5/9/22 5/31/22 Front Desk $ 20.00$ 75.00$ 95.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
06/13/22 - 07/31/22
93 Registered.
More Available
Register at
front desk