Spring Sports

*Must be a member of St Brendan Parish or student at St Brendan School to participate in ALL St Brendan sponsored athletics.

Grades 4-8 Boys and Girls Track and Field (Cost $75)

  • Must be a member of St Brendan Parish or student at St Brendan School.
  • The season runs from early March until early May and consists of 4 weeks of preseason conditioning and preparation followed by 3 qualifier meets, an all relay meet and a championship meet.
  • Meets are held on Saturdays and an occasional Sunday at either DeSales or Hartley High Schools.
  • Events include many distances of running events from 50 meters up to 1600 meters, several 4 person relay events, some hurdle races for grades 6-8 and field events that include Long Jump, High Jump, Shot Put, Discus and Softball throw.
  • Practices are usually M-W-F from 5:00 until 6:30 at Weaver Middle School.
  • A fun activity where participation is the main focus for all athletes of a wide range of athletic ability.  An experienced group of coaches and volunteers help each child progress at their own pace and stress all aspects of competition from self-discipline and teamwork, to self-discovery and sportsmanship.
  • Encourage your kids to join us to see what their bodies can do while learning new things and having fun doing it!
  • Track Meets will not conflict with Baseball or Softball games, so students may do both sports!

Grades 4-6 Boys Baseball (Cost $120)

  • Must be a member of St Brendan Parish or student at St Brendan School.
  • Grades 4–6 usually have one team for each grade, with a minimum of 11 players.
  • Parent volunteers for coaching are needed.
  • Boys receive a baseball hat, jersey, and belt. Pants and socks will be supplied by the parents. Jersey and belts must be returned at the end of the season.
  • Each team bats their entire line-ups and each athlete must play in the field for a minimum of two innings.
  • Practices are 2 or 3 times a week, 90 minutes long, at St. Brendan’s fields.
  • We can start practices the first Monday in March. If the weather is too cold, we may use St. Brendan’s gym for practice.
  • Teams will usually play two games per week, with half of our games played at St. Brendan.
  • At the end of the season, there will be a tournament for 5th and 6th grades. (Note, the 4th grade teams do not play in the tournament but they have an extended season.)
  • The Diocese schedules baseball games so that they don’t conflict with Track meets, so athletes may do both sports!

Grades 7-8 Boys Baseball (Cost $120)

  • Must be a member of St Brendan Parish or student at St Brendan School.
  • Grades 7–8 usually have one team, but while we do not have tryouts, they are considered competitive and the amount of playing time is different than 4th through 6th grades.
  • Teams must consist of a minimum of 11 players.
  • Boys receive a baseball hat, jersey, and belt. Pants and socks will be supplied by the parents. Jersey and belts must be returned at the end of the season.
  • Practices are 2 or 3 times a week, 90 minutes long, at St. Brendan’s fields.
  • We can start practices the first Monday in March. If the weather is too cold, we may use St. Brendan’s gym for practice.
  • Teams will usually play two games per week, with half of our games played at St Brendan. Some games may be double-headers.
  • At the end of the season, there will be a tournament for both the 7th and 8th grades.
  • The Diocese schedules baseball games so that they don’t conflict with Track meets, so athletes may do both sports!

Little Spikers Volleyball Clinic Grades K-1 ($65)

  • Must be a member of St Brendan Parish or student at St Brendan School.
  • Includes t-shirt and youth volleyball.
  • 8 sessions, 60-minutes long focusing on basic volleyball skills with a low net.
  • Evening sessions run Tuesday & Thursday 6-7 pm from March 10 – April 9. No clinic during spring break.
  • Some sessions will be run by guest coaches and players from area high schools and colleges

Little Spikers Volleyball Clinic Grades 2-3 ($70)

  • Must be a member of St Brendan Parish or student at St Brendan School.
  • Includes t-shirt and youth volleyball.
  • 8 sessions, 90-minutes long focusing on fundamentals and mechanics.
  • Evening sessions run Tuesday & Thursday 6-7 pm from March 10 – April 9. No clinic during spring break.
  • Some sessions will be run by guest coaches and players from area high schools and colleges.

Soccer Grades K-3 ($85)

  • Must be a member of St Brendan Parish or student at St Brendan School.
  • 4/7-5/19 with no games on Easter Sunday.
  • Includes a game jersey and socks.
  • Typically one 60 minute practice during the week.
  • All games are on Sunday.
  • This is recreation soccer so no prior experience needed.
  • Competition is introduced but our goal is to have fun and develop skill
  • All interested coaches need to have taken Protecting God’s children and have been fingerprinted.