YMCA Basketball Academy (YBA)

Get in the game! The YMCA Basketball Academy (YBA) is back and better than ever! YBA is an instructional program designed for youngsters new to the sport of basketball as well as those who want to brush up on the rules, tactics, and skills, improve their game and most importantly, HAVE FUN! Each team is coached by volunteers and community members with a focus on participation, sportsmanship, and staying active. The older age groups will experience more competitive game play with MHSAA officials. Each team will have one evening practice and one game each week that will take place on Saturday.


Practice begins November 1st

Coaches will be in contact the last week of October

Game Schedule:

November 13th
November 20th
November 27th
December 4th
December 11th
December 18th
January 8th
January 15th


As of 10/20/21, all new registrations will be placed on a waitlist. Registration is not guaranteed at this time. 

Early Registration: Now – October 17th
Y-Member: $65
Community Member: $75

Late Registration: October 18th – October 24th
Y-Member: $75
Community Member: $85

Thank you to our sponsor!

Financial Assistance Available

Financial assistance is available through the Jeff Buczek Memorial Scholarship Fund.  If you would like more information on this, please contact Joslyn Jamrog at 989-895-8596 or jjamrog@ymcabaycity.org.

For more information regarding the YBA season contact Zack Booth at zbooth@ymcabaycity.org or 989-895-8596


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