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Welcome to the CYO Girls' Volleyball Page!

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Welcome to the CYO Girls' Volleyball Page!

Welcome to 2016 – 2017 Girls' CYO Volleyball

Information on coaches workshops, playoffs, tournaments and other information, when available, will be posted on this page.

For more informairton on CYO Volleyball in the Oakand Diocese, contct your local parish/Catholic school CYO athletic director or

Note: Beginning with the 2016-2017 Girls' CYO Volleyball season, practice may begin on Thursday, September 1, 2016.


Girls' CYO Volleyball Information

Oakland Diocese CYO Volleyball Rules

CYO Volleyball Rules of Note for 2016-2017

2016-2017 National Federation High School
Volleyball Rules Changes

2017 Girls' CYO Volleyball Playoffs

The 2017 Oakland Diocese Girls' CYO Volleyball Playoffs ended with close matches and great volleyball play! Twenty-four teams from aournd the diocese competed in this weekend playoff at St Elizabeth gym, St Leander gym and Stl Bede Parish Center in February.

2017 Jim Negri Tournament

Twenty-two 7th and 8th grade volleyball teams met on a Sunday afternoon for the  annual Jim Negri Tournament at Moreau Catholic High School, sponsored by the CYO Office.  The day began with a Mass, celebrated by Father Mike Lacey, for 100 players and their families. Volleyball play featured exciting rallies and great sportsmanship.  Two teams from Assumption, San Leandro (pictured above) were honored with the "RC Camp Sportmanship Award" voted by the tournament referees.





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Boys' CYO Sand Volleyball

Boys' CYO Sand Volleyball is played in each spring at Quarry Lakes Park in Fremont. Teams of four compete for six weeks, followed by the annual "Sand Tournament" in which all are invited to compete.
For more information, Click Here to visit the Boys' CYO Sand Volleyball Page.



Catholic Youth Organization
Diocese of Oakland

2121 Harrison Street , Oakland CA 94612
510-893-5154 • Fax 510-834-5498

Bill Ford, CYO Director
Grace House, Administrative Assistant

CYO Email

2016-2017 CYO Girls' Volleyball Important Dates

2016-2017 Girls' CYO Volleyball

  • Practice begins: Thursday, September 1, 2016
  • Coaches Certification Workshops: Tuesday, October 11 and Thursday, October 27
  • First day of League Play: Saturday, November 5
  • Jim Negri Girls Volleyball Tournament: Sunday, January 15, 2017
  • Diocesan Girls Playoffs: Saturday, February 18 - Tuesday, February 21


2017 Boys' CYO Volleyball
Click Here to Visit the Boys' CYO Sand Volleyball Page



Summer Sports Camps

It's Almost Summertime 2017!  Interested in a Summer Sports Camp?  Click Here for a listing of summer sports camps around the diocese!

CYO Volleyball Tournaments

Finding CYO Girl's Volleyball Tournaments

  (Tournaments are open only to CYO girls' volleyball teams.)

Click Here for information on entering volleyball tournaments hosted by our CYO parishes and schools.

Jim Negri CYO Volleyball Tournament

The Oakland Diocese CYO will host the annual "Jim Negri Tournament" for 7th and 8th grade CYO teams on Sunday,  January 15, 2017.  7th and 8th grade girls' Oakland Diocese CYO volleyball teams are invited.  Click on the link below for tournament informatipon and entry form.

Click Here to Download 2017 Negri Tournament Information

Click here for 2016 Jim Negri Tournament Results

Click here for a List of RC Camp Sportsmanship Award Winners


Resources for Volleyball Coaches