LOG IN

i9 Sports

Novi, MI

Offering youth sports programs in Detroit, Novi, Northville, Livonia

Joe Russo - Program Director

Welcome to i9 sports West Oakland / Wayne counties! Led by Area Developer Joe Russo, the staff brings over 10 years of experience in youth sports working with kids ages 3 and up. Whether you choose flag football, soccer, t-ball, or basketball, we pride ourselves on providing a consistent, high quality youth sports experience focused on fun, safety, and convenience. We believe that participation in organized youth sport activity is about more than just playing sports, it’s about creating happy lasting memories for children and their parents. As a former college athlete, Joe knows first-hand that the lessons learned in sports go far beyond the game. Through the i9 Sports experience, children can gather together in an atmosphere of inclusion, where they can learn basic athletic skills and sportsmanship, build friendships, and increase their self-esteem. Please contact the team today if you have any questions about our leagues or programs.
LOCATIONS
Find A Program Near You
NEWS
2/3/2020
A message from i9 Sports
“While some of our Senior leagues might offer a boys or girls-only league for a more competitive offering, we recommend kids play coed sports under the age of 10,” said Alli Wentzell, Director of Sports Programming and Education at i9 Sports.  Learn more about why we play coed in our ... Read More
11/18/2019
A message from i9 Sports
Trying a sport for the first time can be challenging for any kid. Feeling confident about where to stand, when to shoot and what to do can be tough, especially for a child with autism.   But with the help of an encouraging basketball coach and a positive atmosphere at i9 Sports, 11-year-old Zenaiya's ... Read More
8/13/2019
A message from i9 Sports
We want to help kids find a sport or multiple sports they love, but we also want it to remain a fun game with friends! Find out more about why trying and playing multiple sports is an integral part of our programming on our newest blog post! ... Read More
7/5/2019
A message from i9 Sports
We understand that kids learn differently at every age. Through our age-appropriate programming, we’ve designed a curriculum for kids to master sports skills, build confidence, develop a love of sports and have fun! Learn more about how we design our sports programming to fit your child’s ... Read More
REVIEWS
Why Do Parents Love i9 Sports?


"Well organized. All kids given fair play time."


"I love the way they allow the game to grow with in the players without being pushed by the drive to win No matter what. What that does is gives the players an experience to not only learn the sport but like the sport as well. It’s a huge factor in having those players/parents be repeat particip
... Read More


"Teamwork and learning the basics! "


"I like how the play game every time and the coachs are really nice"


"It's on the same day every week. The kids have fun and and learn about sportsmanship rather than the need to win at this age."