Soccer Clinic at Mount Academy

Ulster County CYO and the Mount Academy boys and girls soccer programs are teaming up for the youth soccer clinic at Mount Academy from 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 24.

The clinic is open to boys and girls ages 7 to 14. The cost is $5 per child. George Vizvary, the coach at Mount Academy, was the longtime coach at Ulster County Community College, winning national titles, and he also coached at the pro level.

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CYO XC Opens Sept. 14

CYO New York released its 2019 CYO Cross Country schedule, which begins with the CYO Endless Summer meet at Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx Sept. 14.

Seven of the 10 meets are scheduled Van Cortlandt Park, including the CYO Upstate Championships Oct. 26 and the CYO Archdiocese of New York Championships Nov. 2. Villa Maria Academy in the Bronx is the site of one meet, and pending meets are scheduled for Pearl River Middle School and Bowdoin Park.

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CYO Golf Instruction

Ulster County CYO and Green Acres Golf Course are sponsoring CYO golf instruction with PGA Golf Pro John Magaletta as part of the Hook  A Kid on Golf program.

Golf instruction is scheduled for July 22-26, 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Green Acres in Kingston. The program, limited to the first eight registered golfers per session, is for children ages 10-16 with some golfing experience, but children under 10 may be permitted to participate following a skills evaluation.

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Summer XC Series in Ulster

Ulster County CYO is partnering with the Irish Cultural Center Hudson Valley for the 2019 Kingston X-Country Summer Series.

The five-week series with races for adults and children begins July 10 and ends Aug. 7 at Twins Lakes in Hurley. Races will be held at Hurley Rail Trail July 17, John A. Coleman Catholic High School in Hurley July 24 and Williams Lake in Rosendale July 31.

Race distances increase weekly, starting at three miles and ending at five miles.

Registration begins at 6 p.m.

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St. Clare Sweeps CYO Track Titles

St. Clare of Staten Island captured the boy and girls crowns at the CYO Track and Field Championships at Icahn Stadium in Manhattan June 9.

The St. Clare boys finished with 137 points, followed by Our Lady Star of the Sea of Staten Island with 91 points. The St. Clare girls finished with 105 points, and St. Charles of Staten Island placed second with 83 points.

Athletes winning three individual events were Genevieve Pantaleo (St. Clare, first grade girls), Abigail Robisky (St. Charles, second grade girls), Logan Walters (Our Lady of Grace, second grade boys) and Andrew Melillo (St. Charles, eighth grade boys).

Individuals winning two events included Tallulah Ramos (St. Charles, third grade girls), Malina Rodriguez-King (Sacred Heart, third grade girls), Kiersten Wilantowicz (CYONY, fourth grade girls), Raeanna Driscoll (St. Charles, fifth grade girls), Brianna Walters (Our Lady of Grace, sixth grade girls), Emma Gambino (Academy of St. Dorothy, eighth grade girls), Lola Dineen (St. Joseph-St. Thomas-St. John Neumann, eighth grade girls), Pietro Ventura (St. Clare, first grade boys), Tino McKinnon (Westchester, third grade boys), Leo Anzurez (St. Patrick, third grade boys), Max Towle (Westchester, fourth grade boys), Javier Cuesta (St. Joseph, fifth grade boys), James Anzalone (Our Lady Star of the Sea, fifth grade boys), Davey Davitt (Annunciation, seventh grade boys), Antonio Bravo (Iona Prep Lower School, eighth grade boys) and Joseph Logan (St. Clare, eighth grade boys).


Discounted Hersheypark Tickets Available for CYO Friends, Families

CYO New York is offering discounted entry tickets for Hersheypark.

The CYO rate for CYO friends and family is $42.50, compared to the gate rate of $69.80.

Click here to view an order form. Deadline for purchase is May 29. Tickets will be shipped and available for pick up the week of June 17.

Contact Seth Peloso with questions at (646) 794-2050 or



Junior Golf Event on Staten Island

CYO Staten Island is presenting the Dr. Theodore A. Atlas Memorial CYO Grammar School Junior Golf Tournament at Silver Lake Golf Course on Thursday, June 27 at 8:15 a.m.

A barbecue and awards ceremony will follow the tournament.

Entry deadline is June 10. A $35 participant fee is due June 10.

Contact Michael Neely for more information at (917) 667-8907 or

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