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The Union County CYO Youth Basketball League

Archdiocese of Newark, New Jersey

 

The Union County CYO Basketball League is open to Girls and Boys in grades 2 to 12 who either attend a Catholic School or a Catholic CCD - Religious Education program within the Archdiocese of Newark, New Jersey.

 

The league plays a 12 game regular season schedule plus playoffs from November to March with all games played on weekends at the local parish and schools gyms.

 

Rookie:
This is a instructional league for boys and girls in the 2nd grade

There are separate divisions for both boys and girls with the emphasis on having fun while introducing the players to the game.

A limited non-competitive game schedule will be established; no score will be kept, there are no standings and there will be no playoff games.

Pee Wee:
This is a developmental league for boys and girls in Grades 3 & 4

There are separate divisions for both the girls and the boys with the emphasis on having fun while teaching the players the fundamentals of the game.

The season will conclude with the Jim McElroy Memorial Tournament hosted by St. James in Springfield

JV – Junior Varsity:
A competitive travel league for girls and boys in grades 5 & 6.

There are separate divisions for both the girls and the boys in four divisions; Red, White, Black and Blue based on the playing experience of the team roster.

The season will conclude with the league Playoffs in March.

Varsity:
A competitive travel league for girls and boys in grades 7 & 8.

There are separate divisions for both the girls and the boys in four divisions;Red, White, Black and Blue based on the playing experience of the team roster.

The season will conclude with the league Playoffs in March.


High School:
A competitive travel league for boys in grades 9 through 12

These teams will be made up of student-athletes who are not playing on their High School Freshman, JV or Varsity basketball team.

The season will conclude with the league Playoffs in February & March.


For More Information:

Mr. Rich Donovan
Associate Director, Special Events and Athletics
Archdiocese of Newark
Youth And Young Adult Ministry Office

Telephone Number 201-998-0088 Ext.4150
Fax Number 201-299-0801
Email: donovari@rcan.org