Youth Sports

The YMCA offers a wide variety opportunities for kids to participate in sports. All YMCA Youth Sports follow the philosophy that every kid deserves the chance to play and have fun! YMCA Youth Sports are designed to teach specific skills of the sport, introduce the idea of teamwork, teaching sportsmanship, demonstrating positive values, getting parents involved and for everyone to experience the joy of playing!

Coming up:

Mini Mighty Mites (Kindergarten)

Fun with basketball and friends.  Mini Mighty Mites is an introduction to the basic skills of basketball.  Children get to keep the basketball the last night of the program.  Open for
Kindergarten boys and girls.

Mini's will meet  Mondays - November 2nd – November 23rd, 4 nights from 6:00-6:45pm at the YMCA gym.

Cost of the program is $24.00 for members/$34.00 for non-members - Includes a new basketball!! 

Register at the YMCA, 900 East Church Street.  This program is limited to 56 kids.

DEADLINE:  Must be pre-registered by Monday, October 26th. 


Mighty Mite Basketball (1st & 2nd Grades)   

Mighty Mites works on the skills needed to play basketball.  It focuses on the fundamentals such as passing, dribbling, shooting, good sportsmanship, game play, etc for 1st and 2nd grade boys and girls. 

This program will meet at the YMCA gym on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. 

Mighty Mites is 4 week program that will run from Oct. 29th – Nov. 24th. 

Mighty Mites is limited to the first 36 children signed up for each session.  Choose from Session 1 = 6:00-6:45pm or Session 2 = 7:00-7:45pm.

Cost for the program is $24.00 for YMCA members and $34.00 for anyone that is not a member of the YMCA.

All participants MUST pre-register by turning in the form below to the YMCA or mail it to: YMCA, 900 East Church, Pierre, SD 57501.  Mighty Mite entries are due by Monday, October 26th or when the program fills.


If you cannot afford the fee for YMCA youth sports please contact the YMCA 

 and ask about our financial assistance program – PWY.



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