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Catholic Charities Corporation Administrative Offices:

7911 Detroit Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44102

(216) 334-2900

Find all CYO Soccer information and documents for download.

The program concludes with championship tournaments in October. Boys and girls participate in separate leagues.

All matches are played on parish and community soccer fields.

Coaches, download the CYO Soccer Participation Form below

Soccer Participation Form

Guest Player Rule

Guest Players may be moved from the member’s other CYO soccer team(s) to fill the positions at the start of a match under the following restrictions:

1. If a 6v6 team has less than 7 athletes at a match.

2. If an 8v8 team has less than 9 athletes at a match.

3. If a 9v9 team has less than 10 athletes at a match.

4. The athlete meets the age/grade restrictions of the squad he/she will assist.

5. The guest player is reported by means of the button on the Coaches Information page of before the match in which he/she will be used.

6. The same individual may be moved as a guest player for no more than two (2) matches during the season.

7. The athlete complies with the number of matches per day competition limits as outlined in Section 6.

8. The guest player(s) must meet the minimum participation requirement.

9. Guest player must be reported on the participation form before the competition begins by listing the guest player’s name after all the original team’s athletes are listed and place “GP” next to their name.

10. Guest players cannot be used for sanctioned event or CYO championship.

Click the Guest Player button below to enter your athlete information.

Guest Player

Sanctioned Events Tournaments

CYO Members, Parishes, Parish Organizations, Catholic high schools, or Catholic colleges are permitted to sponsor tournaments or competitions with the sanctioning of CYO. Sponsoring organizations submit a Sanctioned Event Application to at least [10] ten days before the Tournament or Competition begins. A fee of $60 must be sent to Diocese of Cleveland CYO, Sanctioned Event, 7911 Detroit Ave, Cleveland, 44102. Make checks payable to Catholic Charities.

When CYO approval is given, the event is officially listed on the CYO website Sanctioned Event section and advertising is permitted. Advertising is NOT permitted before the event is approved. Click Sanctioned Event Information on the right to download the current CYO Sanctioned Events list, apply for a sanctioned event, and more.

Click the button below to download the 2021-2022 Sanctioned Event FAQ.

Sanctioned Event FAQ

Catholic Diocese of Cleveland Part of the Catholic Diocese of Cleveland

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