ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

Just a reminder that registrations are open for ALL 2018 Fall sports programs for St Mary CYO. Sports include Cross country ,Varsity Soccer, JV & Varsity Field Hockey & JV & Varsity Girls Volleyball

Please visit the website at www.stmarycyo.com to complete your registration ASAP.

WE WILL BE DETERMINING OUR ABILITY TO FIELD TEAMS IN ALL SPORTS BASED ON REGISTRATIONS COMPLETED AS OF AUGUST 1ST.  
DUE TO TIMING CONSTRAINTS WITH SECURING FIELDS ETC.... WE MUST MAKE FINAL DETERMINATION BY AUGUST 1ST - SO DON'T DELAY IN REGISTERING!!!!!! ALSO WE MAY BE IN A POSITION TO FIELD A COMBINED TEAM IN EITHER FIELD HOCKEY OR SOCCER WITH A NEIGHBORING PARISH - SO IF INTERESTED IN PLAYING BE SURE TO REGISTER!

We are also in need of coaches for both field hockey and soccer if we have enough children register to field teams. 

If you have any questions or interest in coaching please reach out to us
at saintmarysspartans@gmail.com.

VOLLEYBALL

Volleyball will begin Practice for both Varsity (7th and 8th) and JV (5th and 6th).  Registration is currently OPEN so don’t wait to sign up.  PRACTICES begin in early August.  The St. Mary’s Volleyball program is based on teaching girls the basics of Volleyball in a fun environment to ensure they learn the proper fundamentals of the game and enjoy playing.  Practices start in early August and are usually 2 nights a week.  (JV and Varsity are usually on different nights) and games start in September and run through the end of October.  New and returning athletes welcome.

 

Catholic Youth Organization (CYO)



A Parish Based Program that provides the following for youth:

  1. To grow in faith and an understanding of our church, through involvement in Parish, Regional and Archdiocesan Life.
  2. To experience the CYO’s five-phase approach to youth ministry --- social, spiritual, service, cultural, and athletic --- which is a comprehensive method to the total development of the individual
  3. To participate, through a total youth ministry concept, in all of the youth-related programs offered by the parish, as coordinated by the CYO.
  4. To become responsible participants in our parish community.

CYO Sports Registration:
You will find a link to the required CYO registrations forms on the official CYO page. All sports registration is done on this page. Questions can be directed to : saintmarysspartans@gmail.com.

CYO Coaching Requirements:

The following link will provide access to complete both the PA State Police Criminal Record Check & PA Dept of Public Welfare Child Abuse Check.   

http://childyouthprotection.org/index.php/staff-volunteers/checks-and-clearances

Fall Sports
Field Hockey
Football
Soccer
Winter Sports
Boys Basketball (4th - 12th grade)
Girls Basketball (4th - 12th grade)
Spring Sports
Baseball (5th - 8th grade)
Softball (5th - 8th grade)
Track (K - 8th grade)

Any child member of the parish interested in participating in the fall CYO sports programs should
download and print the registration form and forward the completed form to Kevin Bryant at kevbryant31@gmail.com or please drop it at the parish house.