Widget Athletics (3rd – 4th Grades)

The Widgets League is an instructional, semi-competitive league for players in the 3rd and 4th grades.  The league promotes teaching players sports’ fundamentals along with sportsmanship and teamwork.  This provides a great opportunity for our student-athletes to develop both their sports skills as well as relationships with their classmates.


    • All Widget practices will be held at AMCS.  Practices for Widgets are normally right after school pending coach availability.
    • Game locations may change based on availability, but below are previous sport locations:
      • Baseball / Softball:  St Bernadette’s
      • Basketball / Volleyball:  Our Lady of Fatima, Notre Dame, St. Bernadette’s, Sts Peter & Paul


Widget Sports Offered

    • Fall: Flag Football
    • Winter: Boys & Girls Basketball
    • Spring:  Boys Baseball, Girls Volleyball


Registration for CSAL sports is through BOTH CSAL and AMCS

    • Registration deadlines
      • Fall:  Deadline 8/27/19
      • Winter:  Deadline 10/8/19
      • Spring:  Deadline 2/19/20
    • Registration Requirements:
      • (CSAL) Submit Registration on CSAL Webstie AND
      • (AMCS) Submit completed 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)