Welcome to the home of Columbia Youth Basketball

At CYBA, our mission is to provide a safe and fun environment for young people from 2nd-12th grade to improve their basketball skills, make new friends and enjoy the game of basketball for years to come!

General information: Sign up as a member, top right next to the sign in, and receive all league notifications.

Registration for grades 2/3 coed, 4th, 5th and 7/8th grade boys and girls 4/5th and 6-8th grade is OPEN. Registration will remain open until all teams are filled. Boys 6th grade is closed.

Teams have been formed and there is availability in all age groups except 6B.

High School Registration is OPEN. Team registration closes December 16th.

All scholarship applicants must email or call 573-875-8124 for the scholarship form.

The pre-season Jamoboree will be held on December 17th 2016 at the Mizzou Recreation Center for 4-6th grade boys and 4-5th grade girls teams. Here is the schedule for the Jamboree   Jamboree schedule 2016

The 7-8th boys and the 6-8th grade girls teams will have a post-season jamboree on March 4th 2017.


Season opens January 7th 2017.

Parent t-shirts that match your players team color are currently available for purchase until November 18th. This is the only time this will be available this season.

Click here to purchase: Parent tshirt order

2/3rd grade division:The 2nd and 3rd grade division will practice and play on Saturdays beginning on the first day of the season. Practice and game is combined on Saturday beginning January 7th. CYBA will form teams on December 3rd. Registraton will remain open until teams are full. Coaches meeting will be the week of December 5th TBD.

Teams will be co-ed and formed first by school (if there is a coach and enough players), then by space available on other teams.  If there is more than one team per school, then teams within that school will be formed randomly.  Requests for a specific coach or teammate(s) and carpool requests will not be honored.  Players must play in their grade level.   Registration will continue for 2/3rd grade through mid December. Parents will be contacted by the coach at that time. Fees are $75

CYBA has placed 8th grade girls in the middle school division from the previous placement in the HIGH SCHOOL division. Players have the option of returning to their same team in 7th grade. 8th grade girls who make their school team are ineligible to play CYBA. Practice starts in November.

4-8th boys and  girls division:Teams are formed first by school (if there is a coach and enough players), then by space available on other teams.  If there is more than one team per school, then teams within that school will be formed randomly.  Requests for a specific coach or teammate(s) and carpool requests will not be honored.  Players must play in their grade level.  Fees are $100 and participation in the fundraiser (or buy-out).

 Team Practices: Coaches will contact you regarding team placement in early November.  Practice will begin by mid-November. Practices will be once a week for 90 minutes.  Day, time, location to be determined.   

*CYBA reserves the right to combine divisions based on number of registrations received at the time of team coordination.

If you prefer to register by mail, you can print off the paper registration form (this is not a scholarship registration). Please click here: Paper registration 4-8        

                                                       Paper registration High School

(Players in 8th grade who are playing school ball cannot play CYBA, 7th graders can play CYBA after their season is complete at their school)_

 High School division: Registration is open through December 16th!

High School division Boys 9-12 is separated into two divisions. Boys 9-10 and boys 11-12 grade. Girls division is 9-12th grade. Fees are $75 per player

The High School division has the option to form their own team or individual players can be placed on a team if available. First game is on January 7th 2017. CYBA does not provide practice space for the high school division. Teams are responsible for their own practice times/space. CYBA furnishes game facility, uniforms, scheduling and referees.


Team-based divisions. The team registration form is for coaches only and is available  under the registration tab above. Players register individually and indicate a team affiliation when prompted  using the coach's last name. Players are not guaranteed a position on the team until they fill out the individual registration form. There is NO COST to register a team.

CYBA is offering the option this year to buy the naming rights for your team. You can name your team (CYBA must approve) and you will not have a sponsor name on the uniform/tshirt. This is OPTIONAL and the cost is $100 per team. Coaches are responsible for collecting/making the payment. Payment can be mailed at a later date to allow collection from team. Payment must be in by December 10th to assure printing.

For those wanting to play but don’t have a team affiliation, CYBA will try to place you on a team.  The league reserves the right to refund the registration fees if a team/coach is not identified.

Rosters may include up to 10 players and MUST be registered by the team coach. No minimum of players for a team.

Teams with less than 10 players will have players assigned by CYBA to fill a roster when there is space available.

*If you make the school team this year, you are NOT eligible for CYBA.

Adult Supervision
Each team must have adult representative/coach age 21 or older.   The adult representative/coach must be present at each game. 
If the adult representative/coach isn't present by game time, the game will be forfeited.  This person must also fill out a team registration form before the team will be allowed in the league.  The team registration form


CYBA is always looking for great coaches! Coaches application is currently open!!!

Click here to apply_____________________________________________________________________________________

Team Sponsors!! Would your company like to sponsor a team(s) for the upcoming season? Recognition on our website with a direct link to your site, company name on team shirts, your company featured on your teams page, recognition on all printed materials and a team picture plaque for your business!

Click choice below:

Sponsor one team $175      

Sponsor two teams $300_____________________________________________________

2016 Rod Nolke Memorial Skills Clinic (Limited to 50 participants) The Skills Clinic is for 2nd and 3rd graders and will stress fundamental basketball skills including passing, dribbling, shooting, rebounding, etc. Clinics will last approximately 90 minutes and be held at Father Tolton High School (63 S and Discovery Parkway).  The dates for the 2016 Skills Clinic are as follows:  October 29th, November 5th, November 12th and November 19th   Each session will begin at 9:30 a.m. and end at 11:00 a.m. 



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