CSAL Athletics (5th- 8th Grades)

CSAL is the athletics league for players in the 5th – 8th grades.  Traditionally, 5th & 6th grade teams are referred to as “JV” while 7th & 8th grade teams are listed as “Varsity”.  Practices will be held at AMCS.  Games schedules and times will be posted on the CSAL website as well as communicated by coaches.  Games will consist of “Home” and “Away” games and can be scheduled Mon – Sat.


The CSAL website contains the following league related information:


  • Registration Forms
  • Field / Gym Location and Directions
  • JV / Varsity game schedules
  • Coaching Requirements / Training Links
  • Play Like A Champion (Coach and Parent) Schedules
  • Coaching Meeting Dates
  • Much more at http://csalden.org/

CSAL Sports Offered Through Ave Maria Catholic School:

    • Fall:  Coed Cross Country, Coed Flag Football
    • Winter:  Boys & Girls Basketball
    • Spring:  Coed Futsal, Boys Baseball, Girls Volleyball



    • Registration for CSAL sports is through BOTH CSAL and AMCS
    • Registration deadlines:
      • Fall:  Deadline 9/2/2020
      • Winter:  Deadline 10/14/2020
      • Spring:  Deadline 1/14/2020
    • Registration Requirements:
      • (CSAL) Submit Registration on CSAL Website AND.
        • Complete Online Athletics Registration Form
        • After you click “Submit” form button you will be taken to our PayPal portal to complete the registration payment process (Please note that all registration fees are non-refundable.)
        • There will not be a separate uniform deposit fee.  If your uniform is lost or returned unusable, your school account will be charged a $100 replacement fee.
  • Play Like A Champion (PLAC) – see CSAL site for additional information.  General requirements are:
    • Required Class for both Parents & Coaches before student-athletes allowed to participate in CSAL and Widgets Athletics
    • PLAC – Parents:  Must attend a session.  One time only
    • PLAC – Coaches:  Separate from Parent Class, each coach must attend a session.  One time only
    • Periodic audits will be conducted by CSAL and shared with the Athletic Director for action

Contact for Ave Maria Athletics:  Aaron Menke, Athletic Director (email)