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SAM Bruins Basketball:
Good luck to our SAM Bruins this weekend during another Round of CYO Basketball. Remember - A Night at the Races is on Saturday January 27th, get your tickets today!
A Night at the Races:
SAVE THE DATE! The annual 'A Night at the Races, presented by The Alpha Group Agency' will be held on Saturday January 27, 2018 at the Rini Center. All funds raised go directly to ALL of the sports supported by SAM Sports Boosters. This year, the focus of our fundraising efforts will go towards the purchase of new volleyball and track/cross country uniforms for the student athletes in all of our grades. Please see the flyer below for more information. Thank you in advance for the support and hope to see you at the event!
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- January 20 - 21: Parents Weekends at the Games
- January 21: CYO Mass during 9:30 Mass
- January 27: SAM Sports Boosters presents, 'A Night at the Races'
Sports Booster's Goal
To create a positive environment for the youth of St. Angela Merici parish to participate in sports in order to learn the importance of teamwork, hard work, discipline, sportsmanship and demonstrating Christian values in all aspects of one’s life.
Sports Booster's Purpose
To organize, promote, govern and finance an athletic program for the youth of St. Angela Merici parish.
2017-2018 Sports Booster Executive Committee
All Sports Booster Executive Committee Members may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Current Board Members
Parish Athletic Director: Rachelle Watters - (216) 396-5431
President: Bob Rosol - (216) 233-6562
Treasurer: Tom Gilbride - (440) 213-7491
Secretary: Cathy MacMillan - (216) 647-3767
Sports Athletic Director: Kevin O'Brien - (216) 218-9480
Our Current Commissioners
Volleyball: Brigid Chambers
Cross Country: Rich Hvizdos
Football: Brian Spear
Boys Basketball: John Mangan
Girls Basketball: Brad Ganor
Baseball/Softball: Jason Holbert
Track and Field: Derek Rodstrom
Coaches / Volunteers
St. Angela Merici CYO sports programs rely on dedicated coaches and volunteers. If you have interest coaching or volunteering, please contact a member of the Sports Boosters board. St. Angela Merici coaches must maintain all CYO related certifications and attend season specific coaches meetings. All coaches need read the SAM Coaches Expectations document below and they need to be VIRTUS trained. Please follow this link for more information.
We typically have a Sports Boosters meeting the second Monday of each month. The meetings start at 7:00 PM and are held in the Social Hall East meeting room, unless otherwise posted. Please feel free to attend the meetings if you want to volunteer, have an idea, or just want to hear what is going on. If there is a topic you wish to discuss at the meeting, we ask that you email the Sports Boosters president one week before the meeting. Thank you and once again, all are welcome to attend!
The remaining meetings for the 2017/2018 school year are as follows:
2018: January 8, February 12, March 12, April 9, May 14, June 11
All participants must have a sports physical on file in Privit prior to participation in practices or games. In general, sports physicals are good for one year from the date of the physical. You must also have the Emergency Medical Authorization form completed and in Privit prior to practice or games.
The following link will direct you to the Cleveland CYO website:
This website has pertinent information for all CYO sports, including game/meet rules, starting times, directions to game/meet sites, as well as other resources for parents, coaches and athletes. We recommend that all parents take time to educate themselves with the variety of information available on this website.