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Winter Sports

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Registration for Winter Sports is open from October 13 - 27. Registration is now on TeamSnap, and physicals can be uploaded there. To access registration, please visit:
SMA offers the following Winter Sports:
   Basketball (Boys & Girls, grades 4-8)
   Bowling (Boys & Girls, grades 4-8)
   Cheer (Girls, grades 3-8)
CYO Season runs from November through March.
Boys and Girls in grades 4-8 are welcome to participate. Cheerleaders can start in 3rd Grade.
Bowling and Cheer are non-cut sports.
Basketball has tryouts and teams have a limited amount of players, so cuts may be necessary.
Open gym time for basketball is available to anyone interested in participating in basketball.
Boys (grades 4-6):  Oct 23, 25, 30 and Nov 1  5:30-7:00pm
Boys (grades 7-8):  Oct 23, 25, 30 and Nov 1  7:00-8:30pm
Girls (grades 4-6):  Oct 24, 26 and Nov 2  5:30-7:00pm
Girls (grades 7-8):  Oct 24, 26 and Nov 2  7:00-8:30pm
Students must be pre-registered, pay the athletic fee, and have an updated physical uploaded before tryouts.  Unregistered students will not be allowed to participate.

Cheerleading Information:

  • Practices will be 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays at St. Michael's Gym.
  • Cheerleading will participate in sideline cheer for basketball games and perform in a cheer competition (date TBD but will be toward the end of the season).  
  • Basketball games are targeted to start the first weekend in December.
  • Cheer team head coach - Jennifer Lamerson

Bowling Information:

  • Practices will begin in December and will be held at Woodland Lanes. 
  • Bowling matches are targeted to start the first weekend in January.
  • Bowling head coach and coordinator - Frank Zain 

Basketball Information:

  • Registration for basketball is required to participate in Tryouts.  Attendance at all tryout sessions is mandatory to be considered for team placement.  SMA intends to form 9 teams:  
    • Boys Varsity 1 - Pierre Jraiche (head coach)
    • Boys Varsity 2 - Marty Orlowski (head coach)
    • Boys JV1 - Jonathan Jraiche (head coach)
    • Boys JV2 - Chris Piechocki (head coach)
    • Boys JV3 - Dave Starrak (head coach)
    • Girls Varsity 1 - Bernie Fuhs (head coach)
    • Girls JV1 - Josh Brooks (head coach)
    • Girls JV2 - Alan Spohn (head coach)
    • Girls JV3 - Kelly Carroll (head coach)
  • Varsity levels are for 7-8 grades, and JV levels are for 4-6 grades, with the level 1 teams being our top competitive team.  Tryout sessions are 90 minutes in duration and are held in St. Michael's gym.  
  • Tryout dates are as follows:
    • 11/6 & 11/7 Boys JV 3:30pm
    • 11/6 & 11/7 Girls JV 5:00pm
    • 11/6 & 11/7 Girls Varsity 6:30pm
    • 11/6 & 11/7 Boys Varsity 8:00pm
Want to volunteer? SMA is looking for volunteers to help coach various sports that support our young athletes. We also are looking for volunteers to help with concessions and ticket sales.
For more information on our sports program or volunteer opportunities, please email Bob Rowland at [email protected]