RECREATION AND SPORTS PROGRAMS
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UYKQ Baseball is a Community League which teaches the fundamental skills and techniques used to help elevate young athletes in the game of baseball. This program is targeted to boys and girls, ages 4 through 8.
At this level of play, players are introduced to the game and begin to develop the concept of play through coaching and teaching. We incorporate "Coach Pitch" as a tool to help players develop hand-eye coordination at an earlier age and build their confidence with hitting live pitching.
Home Field: Vernon Park; Morton Playground and Fernhill Park in Germantown.
Registration for our 2021 season is now OPEN.
UYKQ Warriors Travel Baseball is an advanced level of baseball for players whom become more serious about wanting to play baseball. Beginning at the age of 8 through 14, players are exposed to enhanced practices and rigorous off season workouts and training.
Typical season will begin in April through October. Players participate in Off-season workouts beginning in January through March. Open workouts are held in late Summer around August each year.
Home Field: Morton Playground in Germantown.
Currently looking for players for 8U. Previous experience preferred, as league play can be somewhat competitive.
MT. AIRY SUMMER BASKETBALL LEAGUE
UYKQ Developmental Basketball League caters to players ages 6 – 14, to provide every child an opportunity to play the game of basketball, regardless of their skill level or talents. Players receive coaching, skill development, and learn the core of sportsmanship and team building skills. Our Development League is broken down into the Rookie Division (ages 6 - 8); Junior Division (ages 9 - 11); and Senior Division (ages 12 - 14).
Mt. Airy Playground
7001 Germantown Ave, Phila. PA 19119
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR 2021 SUMMER BASKETBALL LEAGUE
Season Begins June 14 - August 14, 2021.
UYKQ SPRING 2021 BASKETBALL WORKOUTS
Sign Up for Our Spring Basketball Workouts for players ages 4 through 14.
We offer Biddy Ball for 4 - 7 year olds an opportunity for younger children, both boys and girls, to learn the skills and fundamentals of basketball. Instituting the concepts of an imposed height limit, shorter goals and a smaller ball, to make the game of basketball more exciting and competitive for younger players.
For players 8 - 14, we offer a skill and development focused program that enables participants the opportunity to improve on their individual skills, learn to work in a team environment, and build their self confidence through simulated game play.
Our next session will run on the following dates:
Ages (4 - 7)
4/10/21 - 5/1/21
5/8/21 - 5/29/21
Saturdays 11:15am - 12:15pm
Ages (8 - 11)
4/5/21 - 4/26/21
5/3/21 - 5/24/21
Mondays 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Ages (10 - 14)
4/24/21 - 5/29/21
Saturdays 9:30am - 11am
All sessions will be held at New Covenant Church of Philadelphia
7500 Germantown Ave
Phila. PA 19119
Warriors Travel Basketball is an advanced level of basketball for players whom are more serious about the game basketball. Beginning at the age of 8 through 16, players begin to develop their level of play while being coached by former High School and College players. Players are exposed to enhanced practices and rigorous off season workouts and training. Players participate in Leagues and Tournament play throughout the year within the Tri-State area.
Open workouts are held each year in September for the.
Home Court: New Covenant Church of Phila.
Interested families should email us at to learn more.