Youth Sports

At the Y, what happens off the field is just as important as what happens on the field.Children playing flag football.

By stressing the importance of teamwork and teaching the Y’s core values of Caring, Honest, Respect, Responsibility and Faith, our youth sports leagues teach kids how to be good sports and good citizens. Through sports like soccer, flag football, basketball, and volleyball, the Y fosters a supportive and dynamic environment for kids to learn and develop athletic skills.

Parents and Volunteers: Key to Our Success
The YMCA of McDonough County Youth Sports program serves more than 300 youth every year, providing many kids with their very first experience with sports and teamwork. To continue serving our communities, we need your help. Please visit the Front Desk or contact the Youth Sports Coordinator for information about becoming a Coach, Volunteer Coach, or Team Assistant.

Please call the YMCA for more information about Youth Sports at 309-833-2129.