Youth Sports in Kansas City

Youth Sports in Kansas City

Choosing a sports league that fits your family’s schedule best is hard but with many options in the metro, we hope this makes your decision easier.

Olathe Parks & Rec


Olathe Parks & Rec offers a variety of sports and enrichment programs for people of all ages and abilities. Children can stay active with sports programs such as baseball, basketball, flag football, soccer, and volleyball. From instructional programs to recreation leagues, children learn skills and fundamentals, practice and play in a fun and safe environment, and learn the importance of sportsmanship. Activities are also available for persons with intellectual and physical challenges through our Adaptive Rec program. For more information about Olathe Parks & Rec, visit

i9 Sports

In i9 kids sports leagues, no child will ever be excluded by a try-out, ride the bench for an entire game, or be cut from a team. i9 keeps score, but i9 has created a fun way to help kids develop athletic ability, a love of team sports, and an understanding that how you play the game is as important as the score. i9 doesn’t just help kids become better athletes, we help them become better people.

Locations in Indepedence, Kansas City, Parkville, Liberty
816-839-6400 | Website

The J KC

The Jewish Community Center offers introductory, instructional, and competitive youth sports in Kansas City for children of all ages and abilities. Trained coaches and instructors take a child-centered approach to create a positive youth sports experience for all. The youth sports programs at The J are professionally managed under the direction of the J’s Sports and Recreation Program Coordinators.

Overland Park: 5801 W 115 Street Overland Park, KS 66211
913-327-8200 | Website 

HappyFeet Soccer

At HappyFeet, their approach is simple. They want to introduce soccer in a way that opens up doors of possibility for young kids both on the field and off.  The goal is for kids to not only learn the wonderful game of soccer, but to have fun, build social skills, improve self-confidence and instill a brave, creative go for it mentality that can help provide the right foundation for the rest of their lives!

913-851-9898 x 31 | Website 

Blue Valley Recreation

Blue Valley Recreation leagues are some of the most popular in the KC Metro area. Quality coaches, excellent facilities, and an emphasis on learning while having fun make these leagues the perfect choice. Blue Valley Recreation take youth sports seriously as it pertains to sportsmanship and youth development and are committed to adhering to high standards for coaches and parents in their position as a role model to our youth.

Overland Park: 6545 W. 151st St. Overland Park, KS 66223
913-685-6000 | Website 

The 3&2 Baseball Club of Kansas City

Since 1943, Kansas City 3&2 Baseball has been providing competitive youth baseball in Kansas City, MO.  For the past 50 years, the five field Kansas City 3&2 Baseball facility located at Bannister Road and Blue River Road has been a place where families have built lasting memories while enjoying the great game of baseball.

Kansas: 18300 W 87th St, Lenexa, KS 66220
Missouri: 9600 Blue River Rd, Kansas City, MO 64131
816-822-1321 | Website 

YMCA of Greater Kansas City

Sports are one way the Y nurtures the potential of youth and teens. Youth sports provide a structured opportunity for kids to learn the game, improve technique, stay active, build social skills, gain confidence and develop leadership while taking into consideration the latest public health guidelines for a safe environment. The focus is on teamwork in a positive environment where everyone plays and everyone is a part of the team. The YMCA offers a variety of sports from basketball, baseball, flag football, soccer and more, starting at age 3.

Locations around the metro