Volleyball Tourney Rallies Support for Snows Family

Several Catholic Youth Organization volleyball teams took the sport’s aspects of teamwork and camaraderie a step further by playing recently in the first-ever “Volley for a Cause” tournament.

Sports Round-Up June 17

GCHSAA softball, CHSAA baseball and CYO flag football championships were recently crowned. New records were set in CYO outdoor track.

New Class Enshrined Into CYO Hall of Fame

The fourth annual Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) Hall of Fame ceremony recognized 10 deserving individuals who have dedicated their lives to youth sports in the Diocese of Brooklyn.

Sports Round-Up June 3

The Catholic Youth Organization of Brooklyn and Queens hosted its annual girls’ volleyball diocesan championships May 13 at Msgr. McClancy H.S., East Elmhurst, and May 20 at St. Andrew Avellino, Flushing.

Sports Round-Up May 27

Over 1,000 CYO participants and family members attended the New York Mets game on May 19. The Xaverian H.S. girls’ lacrosse won its first-ever city championship.

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Sports Round-Up May 13

The Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) of Brooklyn and Queens will host its fourth annual Hall of Fame induction ceremony Friday, June 2, at Immaculate Conception Center, Douglaston.

Swim Strong Dives In to Combat PTSD

The local Swim Strong Foundation, founded by former St. Sebastian, Woodside, CYO swimming coach Shawn Slevin, has begun a program to help veterans battle post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Sports Round-Up April 15

Just in time for the start of the 2017 baseball season, Good Shepherd parish held its annual “Baseball Bash” to ring in Opening Day. The CYO crowned its girls’ swimming champs.

Major Leaguers Hold Clinic at St. Kevin’s

The St. Kevin’s parish, Flushing, Youth Guild hosted its eighth annual baseball clinic with the pros March 25 in the school gymnasium at St. Kevin Catholic Academy.

Sports Round-Up April 8

St. Francis Prep, Fresh Meadows, hosted its second Red and Blue Terrier Ring of Honor gala event. CYO hosts boys’ hoops championships and girls’ swimming Olympics.