Volume 73, Number 38 | January 21 - 27, 2004


Sports at McBurney Y

A recent swim meet at the McBurney YMCA between Friends Seminary and the Berkeley Carroll School. Boys and girls competed in sixteen various events.

The McBurney YMCA currently offers a developmental swim team for youth ages 10 - 12. The "McBurney Manta Rays" practice three times a week in the McBurney YMCA pool located at 125 West 14th Street (between 6th & 7th Avenues). To learn more about the McBurney YMCA developmental swim team, please call 212-741-9210.

In other McBurney news:
On Tuesday, January 13th, the McBurney YMCA hosted the championship game for the adult basketball league. The league started in October with nine teams and ended on Tuesday evening with only two facing off in the championship game. Local high school teens provided the entertainment during half time by putting on a dance show for the teams and spectators. All in all, over 110 men participated in the league at the McBurney YMCA.

The new season of the McBurney YMCA adult basketball league kicks off on Tuesday, January 27. Games will be played on Tuesday nights from 6:30 - 10:00 pm concluding on April 12, 2004. The nine-week season includes playoffs and a championship game. The first place team will receive trophies, and MVP's will receive special awards!

Games take place in the McBurney YMCA Gymnasium, located at 125 West 14th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues). The fee for non-members is $95.00 (members is $75.00). Registration must take place at the McBurney YMCA Member Services Desk. Individuals must have a photo I.D. to register for the league and can sign up as a team or an individual. Teams must have at least five players and a maximum of ten players per roster. The league is limited to the first nine teams. Be sure to register early - teams fill up fast.

For additional information, please contact Sam Hassan at 212.741.8729.


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