Listed below is what you need to do for your school’s teams to participate in the Diocese of Pittsburgh Girls’ Basketball League for the 2021/2022 season. Requirements for each school include:

1. Complete online Team Data Sheet ASAP - Verify your school’s data sheet information on the website, if necessary make any changes and submit the data sheet. If there are no changes simply submit the data sheet for league information. We will use this information to enroll your school’s teams in the league. Important: If we do not see your school’s information submitted on the website by October 15, 2021, we will assume that your school will not be participating in the Diocesan league for the upcoming year. If you have questions about the above process, please call either Chris Vallecorsa (412-782-2861) or Pat Greb (412-531-2579).

2. Submit the Team Roster form - Complete the roster form and email or snail mail it to either Chris Vallecorsa for Varsity or Pat Greb for JV along with your league fee by November 1, 2021.  Their addresses are below.

3. Pay the League Fees -
  • JV - $50.00, check payable to Pat Greb, 536 Old Farm Rd., Pgh, Pa 15234
  • Varsity - $50.00, check payable to Chris Vallecorsa, 1149 Oglethorpe St., Pgh, Pa 15201
4. Review the League Rules - Print the league rules and use them for reference before and during the season.

 If you have any questions regarding any of the information above or on the website, please email or call either Chris Vallecorsa (412-782-2861, or Pat Greb (412-531-2579,

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Tournaments (10)
South Hills Catholic Academy 1st Annual Turkey Shoot Tournament - November 18-21, 2021 (Thursday to Sunday); Diocesan Basketball League Class “B” Schools or the 2nd and 3rd teams from Class A schools; Boys & Girls Brackets; Location: SHCA Gym at St. Anne, 4040 Willow Ave, Castle Shannon, PA 15234; All teams play 2 games; Thursday – JV Girls; Friday – JV Boys; Saturday – Varsity games and JV Consolation games; Sunday - Varsity Consolation games and Championship games; $100/team; All players receive a Turkey Shoot T-shirt; Championship Trophy for 1st place teams; Lots of hot food and beverages; Half-Court Shot Contests; For more information contact Cassie Anania ( - Flyer and Roster Form
St. Gregory in Zelienople, PA will tentatively be hosting a Cold Turkey Shootout over two weekends in November starting on Wednesday, November 10 to Sunday, November 14 and the following weekend Wednesday, November 17 to Sunday, November 21. Boy’s divisions - JV (5th/6th) and Varsity (7th/8th). Girl’s divisions - JV (5th/6th) and Varsity (7th/8th). Cost will be $250 with a 3 game guarantee for first team entered, $225 dollars for second team entered, and $200 dollars for third, fourth, and fifth team entered. If interested, please contact Nathan Torboli (724-263-2250, Submit payment checks to St. Gregory Athletic Association, 115 Pine Street, Zelienople, PA 16063, Attn: Nathan Torboli.
St. Kilian Parish School and North Catholic High School are once again jointly hosting a Holiday Shootout, which will run Dec. 27-30. Both gyms will be used. The tournament is open to JV and Varsity girls and boys (A & B teams) as well as boys and girls grades 3 and 4.  Entry fee - $175 first team - $160 second team - $135 each for teams 3, 4, etc.. For more infromatoin or to ask questions contact Chris Stofko (724-816-0955) - Flyer and Registration (PDF), Flyer and Registration (Word)
Mother Mercy Academy Inaugural Tip Off Tournament – Class A schools; JV and Varsity; Girls - December 2-4; Boys - December 9-11; $125/Team; 3 game guarantee; Register at - Flyer and Registration Form
Tip-Off Tournament hosted by Serra Catholic HS - Saturday and Sunday, November 13-14; 7th/8th grade Girls Varsity basketball teams; Each team is guaranteed 3 games; Games will start on Saturday, November 13 (2 games per team on Saturday); Single elimination championship bracket play on Sunday, November 14; 8 team limit for the tournament; Early bird entry fee: $125.00 ($145.00 after 11/3/21); 1st place trophy and team champion t-shirts will be awarded to the tournament winner. Runner-up trophy will be awarded to the 2nd place team; Tournament MVP and Most Outstanding Player awards will be presented on Sunday, November 14; Contact tournament director Dan Slain (412-855-0337, with any questions or for more information - Flyer and Registration Form
Divine Mercy Academy Fall Kick-Off Basketball Tournament - November 4-7; Grades 3-8, Boys and Girls; Winning teams get medal; Location: DMA - Lourdes Center, 245 Azeua Dr, Monroeville; $200 Per Team; For more information or to register contact Jason Jablon (412-445-0009, - Flyer
Sacred Heart is hosting their Annual Christmas Tournament from December 26, 2021 through December 30, 2021. Brackets for girls and boys JV and Varsity "A" teams and "B" team divisions for JV and Varsity boys. All games played at the Monsignor Keane Activities Building in Shadyside; $150 per team - multiple team discounts available.; Register early; See attached flyer for details. For more information or questions and to register teams, contact Jennifer McPeak  (412-310-3816, - Flyer
Blessed Trinity Academy is hosting the Blessed Trinity Academy Classic Basketball Tournament for girls (Nov 7-14) and boys (Nov 14-21) for grades 5-8.  JV and Varsity levels.  All games will be at Blessed Trinity Academy (2510 Middle Road, Glenshaw, PA 15116). Championship and consolation games. 2 game minimum. First/second place team trophies. Champions receive hoodies and other participants receive t-shirts. No AAU/travel teams. $150/team. Please register by October 22, 2021. For more information or with questions, contact Hans Rottmann at   - Flyer and Roster Form
2021 Warrior Pre-season Showdown - Who: 6th thru 8th grade girls and boys (School teams only); When: November 13-14, 2021; Where: Marx's Court Time; All teams are guaranteed 2 games; Early bird discount fee is $150 per team, $175 after deadline; Deadline to register for early bird discount is October 23; Final Deadline to register is October 30; First place in each division will receive champion T-shirts; To register or any questions contact us at: - Flyer
Ave Maria Academy is hosting the 13th Annual Paul Garlitz Fall Harvest Basketball Tournament for JV and Varsity Boys/Girls (grades 5-8); JV Boys/Girls: November 11-14, 2021; Varsity Boys/Girls: November 18-21, 2021; Ave Maria Academy Gym (Formally St. Thomas More), 134 Fort Couch Road, Bethel Park, Pa; Newly resurfaced gymnasium; 3 game guarantee; "A" Level Tournament, but "B" teams/schools welcome; AMA Little Peps/Dribblers halftime shows; Play-Offs, Consolation games and Championship; First place/second place team trophies; No AAU teams; Accepting the first 8 Girls/Boys teams in each division; Register by October 15, 2021; $175/team or $325/2 teams; For more information or if you have questions, contact Stephanie Massaro (, 412-996-4622) - Flyer and Registration Form
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2020-2021 Diocese Champions

Sts. Peter and Paul
Varsity Class B Champions
North 1B Section Champs

John F. Kennedy
JV Class B Champions
South 1B Section Champs

St Louise
Varsity Class A Champions
South 1A Section Champs

Ave Maria Academy
JV Class A Champions
South 1A Section Champs


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