Faith Through Sport

2022-2023 Faith Through Sport will represent participants of the following CYO sports:

Soccer, Volleyball, Cheerleading, Basketball, Kickball & Coaches


Every year CYO honors the youth in our Diocese with the Faith Through Sports Award

Athletes are nominated throughout the year to be recognized for their efforts

The athletes & coaches who have demonstrated the following should be nominated for this prestigious award: 

  • Nominee(s) act positively affected the Catholic Community sports culture and game environment.
  • Nominee(s) clearly demonstrate sportsmanship. CYO defines a sportsmanship act as behavior exhibited during competition by athletes based on Catholic values, respect, and integrity. 
  • Nominee(s) consistently demonstrated respect for opponents, coaches, officials, and spectators. 
  • Nominee(s) have put other's needs ahead of his or her own. 
  • Nominee(s) have participated in the Catholic Faith outside of participating in CYO.
  • Nominee(s) showed dedication, passion, and positive actions throughout the season. 
  • Nominee(s) are practicing Roman Catholic