The Diocese of Paterson supports the formation of its youths intellectually, spiritually and physically. The Catholic Youth Organization of the Diocese of Paterson provides our catholic youths the opportunity to grow athletically in an environment that fosters teamwork, good sportsmanship and faith.
As coordinator of CYO Fr. Tangorra promotes and upholds the diocesan mission for Catholic Youth Organization athletics. Working with the league commissioner, he ensures that our league provides our youth with a faith-filled athletic experience. Furthermore, he maintains contact with pastors and league officials to coordinate league activities and provide enforcement of league rules and regulations.
As president of the league board, Mr. Drury oversees all day-to-day operations for the league, including: league management, scheduling, financial oversight, disciplinary issues and coordination with Referees, team Athletic Directors and Coaches.
All adults who work, volunteer or supervise children in CYO are required to fulfill the diocesan child protection background check and training requirements.