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Flag football, soccer registration now open

The YMCA now is accepting registrations for youth sports beginning in September.

YMCA Youth Soccer, sponsored by Haven Vineyard Church, is open to boys and girls in pre-kindergarten through sixth grades. Games begin Sept. 21 for six consecutive weeks, with practice beginning the week of Sept. 2.

Early registration for soccer is open until Aug. 8, and fees are $20 for Y members and $42 for non-members. Regular registration is Aug. 9-15 and is $25 for Y members and $47 for non-members. The fee includes a team shirt. 

Registrations also is open for YMCA Youth Flag Football, sponsored by Fore Seasons Golf and Newton Hy-Vee. Flag football is open to boys and girls in second through sixth grades. Games begin Sept. 21 for six consecutive Saturdays at the practice field east of the high school.

Early registration for football is open until Aug. 8, and fees are $25 for Y members and $45 for non-members. Regular registration is Aug. 9-22 and is $30 for Y members and $50 for non-members. The fee includes a team shirt and mouth guard.

The YMCA is hosting special registration nights for each sport. Soccer registration night is from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, and flag football registration is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday. Both events will be in the YMCA lobby, 1701 S. Eighth Ave. E.

For more details, contact Scott Taylor, sports director, at (641) 792-4006.

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