OLV COUGAR WINTER BASKETBALL
Registration is held online only.
Opens: TBD - delayed due to COVID-19
Closes: TBD - delayed due to COVID-19
REGISTERED CHILDREN WILL RECEIVE NOTIFICATION OF TRYOUT DATES AND TIMES VIA EMAIL. A CHILD
1) MUST BE REGISTERED ONLINE BY CLOSE DATE TO ATTEND THE TRYOUT.
2) MUST HAVE PAID REGISTRATION FEE ONLINE VIA PAYPAL OR CREDIT CARD PRIOR TO TRYOUT OR
EVALUATION. (See refund policy)
3) MUST HAVE SUBMITTED A PHYSICAL EXAM OR SPORTS PHYSICAL CLEARANCE COMPLETED AFTER
APRIL 15TH OF THE CURRENT YEAR AND SIGNED BY A PHYSICIAN OR THEIR DESIGNEE.
BASKETBALL IS OPEN TO and GENERALLY DEFINED AS:
Grade 4 Junior Varsity #4 boys and girls teams
Grade 5/6 Junior Varsity #3 boys and girls teams
Grade 5 Junior Varsity #2 boys and girls teams
Grade 6 Junior Varsity #1 boys and girls teams
Grades 7 & 8 Varsity #2 boys and girls teams
Grades 7 & 8 Varsity #1 boys and girls teams
PAYMENT IS DUE AT THE TIME OF REGISTRATION AND BEFORE THE FIRST PRACTICE IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE. Be sure to read the instructions on the registration page about submitting your payment. Registration is not complete until payment is made.
You must submit your child’s current physical before the first evaluation (dated on/after April 15 of the current year). Please email physical to Basketball Coordinator email@example.com .
If your child participated in an OLV Fall sport and you submitted a physical at that time, you do not need to submit it again.
CYO LEAGUE BASKETBALL TIMELINE:
CYO regular season begins FIRST MONDAY OF NOVEMBER and finishes LAST WEEK OF FEBRUARY. Playoffs will run through March 15th. Generally expect 2 games every weekend. JV teams will have a minimum of 2 practices per week and Varsity teams will have a minimum of 3 practices per week.
REGISTRATION/TRYOUT TIMELINE RECAP:
Parents have at least a 4-week period to register their child for the tryout.
Parents will be notified of individual team Parent Meetings to be held prior to the tryout or start of season. Tryout & Program information will be discussed.
Practices begin first week of November. Practices may start earlier depending on the tryout schedule.
No physical forms will be collected on the day of the tryouts and the player will not be able to participate if no physical is on file.
PARENTS SHOULD SUBMIT PLAYER'S PHYSICAL FORM TO THE COACH OR ATHLETIC DIRECTOR OR EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org prior to your child showing up for tryout.
Taping of basketball and volleyball games at Our Lady of Victory will no longer be permitted in accordance with CYO of Archdiocese of Detroit and OLV parish policy except for the following exceptions:
-OLV parents and family members will be permitted to tape their sons/daughters games at OLV.
-Visiting parents and family members will be permitted to tape their sons/daughters home games.
-OLV athletic staff members may tape all home games for the purpose of replaying them on the television screen in the cafeteria.