|Girl’s Catholic Grade School Basketball League|
Web Site: http://www.2badcats.com/dopgbball/
Important: The deadline of October 14, 2019 has passed, so if you have not yet updated your school's information on the team data sheet on the website, 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).
If you have provided the school's information already, then all you need to do is submit your roster and league fee (outlined below).
1. Submit Rosters
The form is on the website at http://www.2badcats.com/dopgbball/forms.aspx
Complete the roster form and either email or snail mail it to Chris Vallecorsa for Varsity or Pat Greb for JV, along with your league fee (see below #3).
If your roster information is not available, once you complete the roster, either email or snail mail it to Chris Vallecorsa for Varsity or Pat Greb for JV, along with your league fee (see below #3) by November 1, 2019. Addresses below.
2. Payment of the League Fees
JV - $50.00, check payable to Pat Greb, 536 Old Farm Rd., Pgh, PA15234
Varsity - $50.00, check payable to Chris Vallecorsa, 1149 Oglethorpe St., Pgh, PA 15201
Review the League Rules at http://www.2badcats.com/dopgbball/rulesandconduct.aspx. Print these 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, email@example.com) or Pat Greb (412-531-2579, firstname.lastname@example.org).
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