St. Albert the Great CYO offers a competitive swimming program for parish boys and girls ages 4 to 14. The team competes in the Catholic Youth Swim League, and has won the league championship for the past 18 years! CYSL League rules require all swimmers to be St. Albert’s parishioners OR attend the parish school.
All swimmers are encouraged to join the program. No experience is necessary.
The swim season generally runs from mid-September through mid-February. Practices are held at Abington High School on Tuesdays and Thursdays as follows:
Tuesdays 7:00 – 7:45 PM (10 and under); 7:45 – 8:30 PM (11 and older)
Thursdays 6:00 – 6:45 PM (10 and under); 6:45 – 7:30 PM (11 and older)
Our team is primarily run through email, this is a vital component for a team of our size. Swim families are encouraged to check your email frequently.
Absences / Sign-Out of Meet
In order to excuse your child from any meet, please do so by the Friday prior to the meet by 5:00PM.
If you must sign out on the day of the meet, DO NOT send an email, YOU MUST text Chris Pagan at (215) 760- 4353 & Judy Leighton at (215) 421-7547.
Saturday 10/20/18 @ 4:00PM - STA vs St. Charles @ Shaffer Middle School
Sunday 11/18/18 @ 8:15 AM - STA vs St. Matthew @ St. Joseph University
Sunday 12/02/18 @ 6:00PM - STA vs St. Katherine @ NEPSCA
Sunday 12/09/18 @ 4:00PM - STA vs St. David @ Abington HS
Sunday 12/16/18 @ 12:00PM - STA vs OLC @ NEPSCA
Sunday 01/13/19 @ 4:00PM - STA vs St. Christopher @ NEPSCA
Saturday 01/26/19 @ 4:00PM - STA vs SCS @ Abington HS
Saturday 02/23/19 @ (Day/Time TBD) - League Championship Meet for top two teams in each division to compete for title
Sunday 02/24/19 @ (Day/Time TBD) - League Championship Meet for top two teams in each division to compete for title
Saturday 03/09/19 @ 8:00AM - Individual CHAMPS Event @ LaSalle University
Sunday 03/10/19 @ 8:00AM - Individual CHAMPS Event @ LaSalle University
CYSL Champs Event Registration
Registration is currently closed for the CYSL Champs Event.