State College Pickleball

Welcome to the State College pickleball page. Please check back often for schedule changes, alerts and upcoming events.

Please note the following:

  • During SCASD Inservice Days (also snow days), there will be no pickleball after 12:00pm.
  • The YMCA may change the pickleball schedule for other YMCA programs or special activities at anytime during the year.
  • Indoor pickleball may only be played during the reserved times listed below. Non-reserved play times are not permitted indoors.
  • NOTE BEGINNERS: Instruction can be done any weekday, not weekends.

Summer Schedule to Start, Monday, June 19

  • Outside play in our hockey rink is currently scheduled weekdays from 8-10AM.
  • SCHEDULE ALERT- WEEK OF JULY 17 – NO 9 to 10AM PICKLEBALL
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
7AM to 8AM – Gym B

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1PM to 3PM – Gym B

9AM to 10AM – Gym B

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1PM to 3PM – Gym A & B

7AM to 8AM – Gym B

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1PM to 3PM – Gym B

9AM to 10AM – Gym B

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1PM to 3PM – Gym A & B

7AM to 8AM – Gym B

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1PM to 3PM – Gym B

None Contact Bo to Sign Up for Sundays

Outdoor Pickleball Courts

The YMCA offers outdoor pickleball in their inline hockey rink. Bo and co. has 3 painted pickleball courts on the rink surface that are open to usage by members of the YMCA, unless there are previously scheduled programs or events. Rink is open year round, weather permitting. These hours are often different than the indoor schedule. During the nicer months there will be a schedule posted here. For non-summer hours, contact Josh.

  • Outside play in our hockey rink is currently scheduled weekdays from 8-10AM.

Please direct questions you may have to Josh.

UPCOMING EVENTS

State College Pickleball Tournament – Saturday, August 26 – Online Registration
Tournament Play 8:00AM – 4:00PM
Free pizza and drinks 12:00 – 1:00 PM
@ State College Family YMCA

TOURNAMENT DETAILS

The purpose of this tournament is to HAVE FUN, and provide a lot of play for ALL participants. Weather permitting, we will use a Swiss format where teams will play 4 or 5 best of 3 matches after which the top four finishers will play a single-elimination draw. All Matches will be best of 3 games to 11, win by 2. If rain is expected, we will use a Double Elimination format with all matches being a single game to 21, win by 2.

*Pickleballs Used – indoor ball will be Jugs white and outdoor will be Onix Pure 2
**Registration deadline to guarente t-shirt – Changed to July 31.

COURTS

3 indoor courts. Plus, 3 outdoor courts (weather permitting).

PLAYERS

Doubles Only – Specify your partner when you register online! If you don’t have a partner, we will match you with a teammate.
Limited to 24 TEAMS on a first come, first served basis.
(Once we receive 24 team entries, you will go on a waiting list.)

REGISTRATION

Register online or at any branch of the YMCA of Centre County
$20.00 – EARLY Registration (if registered on or before July 15).
$30.00 – Registration after July 15th (T-shirt is NOT guaranteed!)
Last day to register is Saturday, August 12th!

Please Note…For first time YMCA participants

  • Select ‘Register for Program
  • Select ‘I don’t have an account, but I want to create one
  • Select ‘State College Branch
  • Select ‘Non-member participant’ (no fee to create a profile)

Questions? Contact Josh at [email protected].

TOURNAMENT FORMAT

Inclement Weather:Double Elimination.
Nice Weather:Swiss Style (similar to round robin)