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!


Below are the schedules for this season’s games!

Kindergarten-1st Grade Game Schedule 

2nd Grade Boys Schedule

2nd & 3rd Grade Girls Schedule

3rd Grade Boys Schedule

4th Grade Girls Schedule

4th Grade Boys Schedule

5th & 6th Grade Girls Schedule

5th Grade Boys Schedule

6th Grade Boys Schedule



Returning participants can use their orange/white jersey that was used in prior seasons.  If a new jersey is needed, they can be purchased for an additional $10.  All new jerseys that are purchased this season will be given to coaches and distributed by them.

Officials Wanted

The YMCA is seeking individuals that are interested in officiating YBA games.  Must be motivated, dependable, mature, responsible and knowledgeable about basketball.  High school and college students welcome.  For additional information contact Nate Goddard.

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 Nate Goddard at ngoddard@ymcabaycity.org or 989-895-8596