WHO CAN PLAY?
Per the Oakland Diocese CYO rules and regulations, the following children can play if they meet ONE of the following criterias:
*Waivers may not be granted by a parish or by a league because of the lack of a program in a parish. Only the Diocesan CYO Office shall determine criteria and may grant permission individually for participation of a Catholic child from a parish too small to host a CYO program. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a petition form.
OLG CYO is sponsoring basketball and volleyball, for boys and girls.
WHEN AND WHERE ARE THE GAMES PLAYED? HOW MANY GAMES PER SEASON?
During the fall, boys basketball (2nd thru 8th grades) and girls volleyball (4th thru 8th grades) are played. During the spring, girls basketball (2nd thru 8th grades) are played. Basketball and volleyball games are generally in gyms located within the boundaries of the Oakland Diocese. There are generally about 10 games per season. During the year, there are additional opportunities to play if the team decides to participate in tournaments. Each tournament generally involves two to three games, and there could be one to two tournaments during the season. Tournaments provide the team with additional playing opportunities.
WHAT IS THE TIME COMMITMENT FOR THE PLAYER?
There is generally one hour of practice twice a week, which is set by each team coach. Games are generally played on weekends.
HOW MUCH IS THE FEE TO PLAY FOR OLG CYO?
Boys basketball is $210 for the season, which includes a uniform (jersey & shorts) purchase.
Girls Volleyball is $190 for the season, plus an additional $50 check deposit for jersey rental. Deposit check will be returned or shredded once jersey is returned in the condition it was received.
CAN GIRLS PLAY IN THE BOYS TEAM?
Girls can play on a boys team. However she will not be eligible to participate in the same girls sport for that school year.
I WANT TO VOLUNTEER. WHAT CAN I VOLUNTEER FOR?
- Assistant Coach
- Team Parent
- Snack Bar
- Gym Monitor
- Fundraising/Marketing Coordinator
- Equipment Coordinator
- Social Media Coordinator