Durham YMCAs – Youth Basketball

The Durham YMCAs offer a youth basketball league for kids age 3 to grade 8. Teams will practice and play games at the Downtown Durham Y or the Lakewood Y.

Age, grade and skill level determine team assignments. Volunteers coach our teams, and all kids play. All YMCA sports leagues emphasize teamwork and fair play.

Teams for age 3 to grade K practice and play on Saturdays. Teams for grades 1 to 6 practice one night a week and play once on Saturdays. All teams are co-ed except for the girls only team option for girls in grades 5-6.     

The Downtown Durham YMCA is located on West Morgan Street near Durham Central Park. The Lakewood YMCA is located on Chapel Hill Road between US Route 15-501 and Morehead Avenue.


Practice begins January 5, and the season starts Saturday, January 17.
Teams will practice one evening a week and all games will be on Saturdays.


Members: October 13
Program Participants: October 27

Registration closes December 12


Age 3 - Pre-K
$57 per season (Member)
$75 per season (Participant)

Grades K - 6
$68 per season (Member)
$90 per season (Participant)


Max Gongaware, 919-667-9622