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Youth Sports

Get back in the game! Youth Sports at the Y provide a safe, clean, and fun environment so your family can get back to enjoying the activities you love.

Many sports are included with a Family Membership

Scholarships are available. If you believe you might qualify for a scholarship, please call or visit your local branch.

YMCA Youth Sports Philosophy

Our programs emphasize fun, character development, positive competition, and family involvement. Coaches lead players through drills and games that build skills, develop coordination and enhance a love of the game.

YMCA Youth Sports philosophy is simple: Everyone Plays, Everyone Wins.

Parents and Coaching

Parents serve as volunteer coaches after a thorough background check and careful training. Please visit the Parents and Coaching page for more information, applications, and training resources.

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NEW! Adult Spring Kickball League

We're offering adult kickball leagues in Salem and Monmouth-Independence Spring and Fall 2022! 

Register Here

Covid Policy

As an organization we will always follow all current guidelines from the Oregon Health Department (OHA) and while programs are running in school district facilities we will also align with all current K-12 district policies and procedures. 




Ages 3 to 8th grade
Winter, Fall
All branches




Grades K to 8
Year around
Monmouth-Independence YMCA

Cross Country


Grades 6 to 8
Silverton Middle School

Flag Football


Grades 1 to 6
Spring and Fall
All branches



Preschool to 8th grade
Monthly September to May
Monmouth-Independence YMCA

Micro Sports


For the tiniest tots ages 3 to 5
Micro Soccer- Spring, Summer, Fall
Micro Basketball - Spring and Fall
Micro Track - Spring
All branches



Ages 3 to 4 and Grades K to 6
Spring, Summer, Fall
All branches

Swim Teams


Ages 6 to 18
Year around


5-6 year olds

Track and Field


Grades K to 8
All branches



Grades 3 to 6
Spring and Fall
All branches

Adult Kickball League

Register as an individual
Or register a team of 15 people or less
Salem and Monmouth-Independence