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Tyro Coach Rob Licari

Ryan Licari    Thomas Mauren  Aidan Diviney  Ari Nezaria  John Pikiell  Owen Sobel  Matt Delaney  Joe Rueck

 Daniel Verbesey   Chandler GIovino   Anthony Cassanno


Tyro Coach John Case

Alex Case  Alex Sobel   Trevor Cronin    Christian Agostino    Brandon Martin    Chris Buehler   Brandon Cagigas

Ryan Keary    Ray Grabowski    Ross McIllvaine    Rick Carbone


Sr Coach Scott Marsh

Jayke Marsh   Brandon White  Connor McGee     Adam Esfandiari   Dylan Maggio   Jack Nunziatta    Ryan Lenihan  

Jimmy Lampe   Quentin Smith   James Curcio   Jack Purdy   Andrew Schaeffler


Sr Coach Tom Spero

Mike Spero, Connor Fitzpatrick, Nick Rizzi, Domina Lamonica, Christian Russo, Zach Meyer, Chris Greek, 

 Frank Merlino, John Aicher, Timmy Specht, Rajiv Moturu  Gerry Mackedon


For the boys that were not selected we suggest you seek out Three Village Basketball (9th-10th) and Middel Country Basketball league (11-12th)   ( )


The Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) is a youth sports program for grades 4 to12.  Participants play for the parish in which they reside, andplay competitive games against other parish teams on Long Island.  Players learn basketball/volleyball skills, team concepts, self-esteem, and sportsmanship.  CYO continues to strongly maintain a commitment to Catholic values and excellence in sportsmanship.

 Boys 4th to 8th Grade Tryout dates for upcoming 2015-2016 Season



4th Grade (One Night)   Tuesday 09/15   6:00 PM to 7:30 PM at Murphy JHS Gym


5th Grade Tuesday 09/08 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM at Murphy JHS Gym


                   Thursday 09/10 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM at Murphy JHS Gym


6th Grade    Wednesday 09/09 6:00 Pm to 7:30 PM at Gelinas JHS Gym


                     Monday 09/14 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM at Gelinas JHS Gym


7th Grade    Wednesday 09/09 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM at Gelinas JHS Gym


                     Monday 09/14 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM at Gelinas JHS Gym


8th Grade    Tuesday 09/08 7:30 to 9:00 PM at Murphy JHS Gym


                     Thursday 09/10 7:30 to 9:00 PM at Murphy JHS Gym


These tryouts are closed to Parents.  Only evaluators and St. James Cyo personnel will be admitted to the gym.  All players are expected to be at both tryout nights.  Any reason that your son cannot be there both nights, please email John Case at    Please don’t email and ask for special consideration due to another sports conflict...  All boys should be dressed in basketball appropriate attire and wearing sneakers.  Parents do need to fill out a quick form upon entering the gym.  There is no money due at the tryout.  Unfortunately all players are not taken.  A group of independent evaluators choose the boys.  .     Good luck to all.  Results are expected to be up on website on Friday 09/18/15






  •  GIRLS GRADES 4 to 8...Season is October thru January 
  •  BOYS GRADES 4 to 8...Season is November thru February
    • Boys Tryouts hosted in September


In preparation for tryouts and the 2015/16 season, St. James CYO will host boys open gym scrimmage sessions.  Teams will be organized upon arrival, and sessions  are managed by a St. James coach.  No pre-registration is required; sessions are only open to St. James CYO players (season 2014/15).

Monday's July and August:  7/13, 7/20, 7/27, 8/03 and 8/10

  • 6:00 to 7:15  Grades 5 & 6
  • 7:15 to 8:30  Grades 7 & 8


St. James hosts teams for girls volleyball for grades 6-9 (based on interest).  Tryouts are held in January for the Fegruary to April season.  Check back for specific dates.



QUESTIONS regarding the boys program contact John Case

QUESTIONS regarding the girls program contact Dianne Fitzpatrick