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CYM Basketball Registration Information for

Student Athletes and Coaches 2016 - 2017 Season

Registration for the 2016/2017 Saint James CYM Basketball Season (Boys and Girls; Grades 3-12) will begin on Monday, September 26th and will remain open until Tuesday, November 1st.

 Registration for coaches and student athletes will be completed using the SportsSignup website: sjb.sportssignup.com.   

 

The Saint James Basketball Program is open to all interested boys and girls in Grades 3-12 whose families are active members of Saint James Church; who are current students at Saint James School (through Grade 8); or attend CCD or Family Catechesis (through Grade 8). We also accept players from parishes that do not participate in a CYM Program.

We always need new coaches!

Please be aware that in order to coach, you must complete the following:

  • Application to Coach (on the sjb.sportssignup.com)
  • NFHS On Line Safety Courses (three courses to be completed)
  • Finger Printing or Background Name Recheck (if more than three years from last fingerprinting) 
  • Virtus “Protecting God's Children” training
  • Diocese of Metuchen Volunteer Application
  • Code of Pastoral Conduct
  • Coaches Responsibilities form (on the sjb.sportssignup.com)

 

All applications to coach will be reviewed. All coaching (including returning coaches) will be notified whether their applications have been approved.

To ensure that your sign-up is complete, please follow all instructions during the registration process and make all checks payable to Saint James School.

Prior to registering, please have the following items available to speed your registration process: 

For Student-Athletes:

  • Medical Insurance Information (Carrier, Policy Number, etc.)
  • Emergency Contact Information
  • Student-Athlete t-shirt size
 

For Coaching Applicants:

  • Previous coaching experience (years)
  • Previous Saint James CYM Basketball coaching experience (years coached in program)
  • Certificates of completion of NFHS on line courses
  • Date and location of most recent background check
  • Date and location of Virtus “Protecting God's Children” class
  • Date and location of Diocese of Metuchen Volunteer Application
  • Date and location of Code of Pastoral Conduct
  • Coaches Responsibilities Form
  • Shirt size for Coaches Shirt
 

In addition to registering on the website, there are certain forms that will need to be signed, notarized, and returned to the Saint James School Office. These forms may be printed during the registration process as follows:

For Student-Athletes:

  • Consent Form - During the registration process a Consent Form will appear.  Using your web browser, please print this form.  After printing the form, please click the red Continue button in the upper left portion of your screen.  After completing the registration process, please review the printed form, and have the Student-Athlete sign where indicated.  The Parent/Guardian must also review and sign this form and have it notarized as indicated.  All properly completed forms may be hand delivered to the Saint James School Office; c/o Kelley Henry. Forms may also be mailed to Saint James CYM Basketball; 200 South Finley Avenue; Basking Ridge, NJ 07920.
 

For Coaching Applicants:

  • Coaches Consent - During the registration process for prospective coaches, a Coach Consent Form will appear.  Using your web browser, please print this form.  After printing the form, please click the red Continue button in the upper left portion of your screen. After completing the Coaches registration process, please review the printed form, and sign where indicated.  All properly completed forms may be hand delivered to the Saint James School Office; c/o Kelley Henry.  Forms may also be mailed to Saint James CYM Basketball; 200 South Finley Avenue, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920.
 

ALL PRINTED FORMS MUST BE RECEIVED IN THE SCHOOL OFFICE NO LATER THAN FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4th. 

At the conclusion of the registration process, teams will be formed and coaches will be assigned by Tuesday, November 8th. Practices will begin on Monday, November 14th.  

The Diocese of Metuchen CYM Basketball League games are played on Saturdays beginning the first weekend of December and ending in the middle of March.

Should you have any questions concerning the Saint James CYM Basketball Program, please contact Kelley Henry at: saintjamesathletics@gmail.com

Thank you, and Go Spartans!!