Frequently Asked QuestionsUpdated Thursday October 24, 2019 by All Saints CYO.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN ALL SAINTS CYO SPORTS?
According to the Oakland Diocese CYO rules, in order to be eligible to play for All Saints Parish CYO, a participant must meet at least ONE of the following eligibility requirements:
1.Currently enrolled as a student at All Saints Catholic School.
2.Currently enrolled in All Saints parish Faith Formation class for the current and prior year.
3.Those who live within the parish boundaries.
Parish residency can be verified using the following link:
WHAT SPORTS ARE SPONSORED BY ALL SAINTS CYO?
During the current school year, All Saints CYO is sponsoring cross country, boys & girls basketball, girls volleyball, boys sand volleyball and track & field for boys and girls.
WHEN AND WHERE ARE THE GAMES PLAYED? HOW MANY GAMES PER SEASON?
During the fall, cross country, boys basketball, and girls volleyball are played. During the spring, track & field, girls basketball and boys volleyball are played. The basketball and volleyball games are held in the gyms of the participating school which are located in Hayward and San Leandro. Generally, there are about 10 games per season. During the year, there are additional opportunities to play if the team decides to participate in tournaments. Each tournament involves about three games, and there could be one or two tournaments during the season. The tournaments provide the team with additional playing opportunities. Cross country meets are held at various regional parks in the East Bay. Track & field meets are held on Sundays at James Logan High School.
WHAT IS THE TIME COMMITMENT FOR THE PLAYER?
Usually, there is one hour of practice twice a week. Basketball and volleyball games are usually held on weekends but games can also be played during the week. Cross country meets are held on Friday afternoons and track & field meets are usually held on Sundays.
HOW MUCH IS THE FEE TO PLAY FOR ALL SAINTS CYO?
The registration fee is $150 for the year. Discounts are offered to families with multiple children in the All Saints CYO program. After the first child, each sibling gets a $65 discount so they pay only $85 per additional child. There is a separate fee for uniforms of varying amounts depending on the sport. Please see the Registration section of the website for additional details regarding fees.
There is also a $75 registration discount for parents who volunteer as head coaches. Assistant coaches receive a $25 registration discount. These discounts are applied after the coach's certification is complete.
CAN GIRLS PLAY IN THE BOYS TEAM?
Girls are allowed to participate on boys teams but if they do they would not be eligible to participate in the same girls sport for that school year.
I WANT TO VOLUNTEER. WHAT COMMITTEES CAN I VOLUNTEER FOR?
The following committees offer various volunteer opportunities: