YMCA Youth Sports programs promote healthy kids, families and communities by placing a priority on family involvement, healthy competition, the value of participation over winning and team building. The Y focuses on the life lessons to be learned from sports and coaches strive to instill a positive self-image in each player.
Currently The Dryades YMCA is offer basketball and flag football programs for young athletes. The focus is to teach healthy competition while building a athletic base that prepares athletes for the next level of play. Through age-appropriate team play, athletes begin to build positive character traits that will follow them in the years to come and strengthen themselves and their teammates.