NVJCYO Sports – (Grades 3rd-8th)

The Northern Virginia Junior Catholic Youth Organization (NVJCYO) consists of approximately 45 parishes in the Diocese of Arlington. Parish boys and girls teams compete from grades 3 through 8, while commissioners attempt to have balanced and fair competition by creating divisions of teams of similar talent. Sports include: Track Meets, Basketball, Cross Country, Volleyball, Cheerleading, and Tennis.

Basketball

The Basketball program follows the guidelines established by the NVJCYO.  It is open to all students currently enrolled in St. Theresa School or the St. Theresa Church Religious Education program in grades 4-8.  The program is always looking for volunteers.  All volunteers must comply with the Arlington Diocese Child Protection Program.

How to Register

Registration for the 2018-19 season opens on Sept. 17, 2018.  You can register at https://reg.sportspilot.com/106557

Registration will closed on Oct. 26, 2018.  Please contact Dean Young at cyo@saintthersaparish.com if you have any questions.

Cost

$75 to join a team.  Register before Sept. 28, 2018 and receive a $10 discount.  Registrations received after Oct. 26, 2018 will also pay a $20 late fee.  Jersey are $28 and uniforms are $65.  (Jerseys and uniforms have been used for many years.  If you find a used jersey or uniform please note the number on that jersey or uniform in your registration.)

Practices

Practices will begin when coaches are selected and enough players register.  This should be around Nov. 5, 2018.  Your child’s coach will contact you with specifics.  Practice times are determined by gym space availability and the coach’s availability.  Practices are generally 60 minutes, twice a week.

Games

Games begin the weekend of Dec. 1, 2018.  Games are played at gyms throughout the diocese of Arlington.  Venues are determined based on availability.

Other Sports

Volleyball

The Volleyball program follows the guidelines established by the NVJCYO.  It is open to all girls currently enrolled in St. Theresa School or the St. Theresa Church Religious Education program in grades 3-8.  The program is always looking for volunteers.  All volunteers must comply with the Arlington Diocese Child Protection Program.

Cheerleading

The Cheerleading program follows the guidelines established by the NVJCYO.  It is open to all students currently enrolled in St. Theresa School or the St. Theresa Church Religious Education program in grades 4-8.  The program is always looking for volunteers.  All volunteers must comply with the Arlington Diocese Child Protection Program.  This sport is currently looking for a Coach to lead the girls through the season!

Tennis

The Tennis program follows the guidelines established by the NVJCYO.  It is open to all students currently enrolled in St. Theresa School or the St. Theresa Church Religious Education program in grades 4-8.  The program is always looking for volunteers.  All volunteers must comply with the Arlington Diocese Child Protection Program.  If interested in coordinating and/or coaching, please contact Dean Young, youngstscyo@aol.com.

Track

The Track program follows the guidelines established by the NVJCYO.  It is open to all students currently enrolled in St. Theresa School or the St. Theresa Church Religious Education program in grades 3-8.  The program is always looking for volunteers.  All volunteers must comply with the Arlington Diocese Child Protection Program.