Youth Sport Leagues
Here in Upper Darby, we have a wide variety of leagues that our youth can take part in. Listed below are the independently run organizations who offer a wide range of options from Football to Baseball and more.


Are you a youth sports organization providing opportunities in Upper Darby? Please contact us at recreation@upperdarby.org.


Football & Cheerleading

Greater 69th Street Wildcats: The Greater 69th Street Wildcats Football and Cheerleading organization prides itself on providing a quality youth athletic program.  The program is designed to teach children how to compete in athletics at a young age on a high level. In the Wildcats organization, we are not only interested in building athletic skills but also the entire person.  To physically, mentally and emotionally mature children and youth through athletic activity in order to build character, promote a winning attitude, teach teamwork and develop leadership skills. In addition, we focus on the involvement of family and community as the foundation and backbone to support the youth in our program. 

This season we will practice at the AA Field & Play Our Games At the Observatory Field. Learn more at https://greater69thstreetwildcats.org/


Little League Baseball & Softball

Drexel Hill: Drexel Hill Little League participates in Little League International, offering a safe and fun place for the youth to come and enjoy the sportsmanship and competition of our favorite national pastime. Players age 4 to 12 can play Baseball or Softball. DHLL also supports a Challenger Division which enables children with physical and mental disabilities to be a part of a team and play a sport. 

Learn more about the league at dhllpa.com.


Llanearch Hills: Llanerch Hills Baseball offers year-round opportunities to participate in organized baseball for players from age 4 through age 12. Our goal is to satisfy the diverse needs of all players, the highly competitive as well the comparatively casual, those who are very serious as well as those who are primarily social. Llanerch Hills Baseball is affiliated with Cal Ripken Baseball, a division of Babe Ruth Baseball Inc.  There are other local organizations which are affiliated with Williamsport Little League Baseball. Families in the Drexel Hill and surrounding areas have a choice - which organization offers the programs and facilities best suited to their needs and interests. Our goal is to ensure the youth of our community have the best opportunities possible to learn and play the sport of Baseball.   Shop around, ask your neighbors, talk to school coaches . . . we believe LH baseball is second to none offering a quality baseball program emphasizing skill development as well as a sense of family and community.  

Click here to learn more about Llanearch Hills.


Lansdowne YMCA Sports Programming

Swim Lessons and Competitive Swim Team at the Lansdowne YMCA: At the Y, swimming is a life skill. Our swim lessons prepare kids of all ages to stay safe and have fun in the water. We build strong swimmers and confident kids. Our swim lesson progression curriculum is based on how children learn and develop. Students begin with and build upon skills. We help children celebrate their successes. They will learn water safety, building their self-confidence in water. Our goal is children enjoying the life skill of swimming safely. Children participating in our swim lessons may develop an interest in competitive swim at our Lansdowne YMCA, the home of the Marlins.

Learn more about swim lessons at www.cyedc.org/swim-lessons/.

Learn more about joining our Marlins swim team at https://cyedc.org/lansdowne-ymca-marlins/.