Frequently Asked Questions

Updated Monday December 21, 2015 by All Saints CYO.

WHO CAN PLAY?

According to the Oakland Diocese CYO rules, the following people can play: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:

http://www.oakdiocese.org/diocese/parish-and-school-locator/?layers=Parish+Boundaries

WHAT SPORTS ARE SPONSORED BY CYO?

During the current school year, All Saints CYO is sponsoring cross country,basketball, 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.  The games are usually held on the weekends.

HOW MUCH IS THE FEE TO PLAY FOR ALL SAINTS CYO?

The registration fee is $190 for the year. $40 of this fee is refundable upon completing 3 hours (per family) of service in the gym. The $40 is only assessed to the first registration and only applies to basketball and volleyball registrations.   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.  The uniform (jersey AND shorts together)  is a flat fee of $40.

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:

  • Fundraising
  • Registration
  • Tournament
  • Uniforms
  • Player Recruitment and Coordination
  • Coaches Recruitment and Coordination
  • Volunteer Recruitment and Coordination
  • Communications