The Palisades-Malibu YMCA has started a new youth school sports league for boys and girls from second through fifth grade.
Students in the Pacific Palisades School Sports League will have the oppportunity to represent their school while playing neighboring elementary schools. The winning school each season gets to keep the traveling trophy on campus. Games and practices will be on Sundays.
Registration is underway now for Fall Ball Hockey League. The LA Kings are bringing ball hockey to the Y. The sport is played in tennis shoes, no experience is necessary and some equipment is required. Cost for YMCA members is $20 and the cost for program members is $30. The season starts October 7 at a location to be determined.
In the winter, sign up for the new and exciting Capture the Flag League. Help your school capture the other team’s flag. The team with the most flags captured over four quarters wins. Games will be played at Simon Meadow beginning January 27. Cost for YMCA members is $20 and the cost for program members is $30.
The last season is Spring Flag Football—the final opportunity to team up with your classmates. Come score some touchdowns and pull some flags. Games will be played at Simon Meadow beginning April 7. Cost for YMCA members is $20 and the cost for program members is $30.
The YMCA is also offering a Youth Sports League for boys and girls ages 3-12. The program allows participants of all levels to play at least half of every game. Saturday games emphasize skill development, good sportsmanship, character, teamwork and fun.
Co-ed flag football (three divisions: 5-6, 7-9 and 10-12) and co-ed soccer (two divisions: 3-4, 5-7) begin Saturday. The season runs through Nov. 10. Cost is $90 for members; $125 for program members. For information, email OscarRodriguez@ymcala.org.