SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- St. Bartholomew Academy Pee Wee Boys basketball won the Union County CYO Championships for their division on Sunday, March 11. Coached by Jim Reagan and Allison Yaeger, the team of third and fourth-grade boys defeated St. James the Apostle School 41-28 at St. Joseph’s School in Maplewood.
The Union County CYO Basketball League is open to Girls and Boys in grades 2 to 12 who either attend a Catholic School or a Catholic CCD - Religious Education program within the Archdiocese of Newark, New Jersey. The Pee-Wee division is a developmental league for boys and girls in Grades 3 & 4. There are separate divisions for both the girls and the boys with the emphasis on having fun while teaching the players the fundamentals of the game.