Recreation and Sports

The Cathedral of Christ the King (CTK) sponsors athletic teams which are open to the School and Parish families.  Younger students (K-2nd grade) play in an intra-school league, while older students compete in Archdiocesan or Middle School League, in the following sports listed below.  Registration fees range from $65 to $100.  All registration information is sent through the CKS weekly packet, CTK Sunday School weekly packet as well as noted in the Parish bulletin.  Note, some programs are also sponsored by – thank you!
Recreational Basketball (K-8th)
Kindergarten teams are co-ed and a1st/2nd grade teams are separated by gender.
No player evaluation. Selected coaches attend a meeting where they work together and place the children on teams.  The season runs from late Fall through mid February, with games on Sunday afternoons played on 8 foot goals at the Hyland Center Gym, generally sometime between 1:00 and 6:00.  First and second graders practice once a week for an hour at the Hyland Center Gym.  The Kindergarten group practices for 20 minutes on Sundays, just prior to their game.
3rd-8th grade teams plays against other Parish teams within their grades.  CTK teams are a member of the Catholic Metro League of Atlanta (“CMLA” Players, per grade and gender, attend an evaluation period. There are no cuts as each player is drafted on a team. Selected coaches follow specific draft procedures required by CMLA to put the teams together.  Games are played at parishes throughout Metro-Atlanta, including the Hyland Center Gym of CTK.  Games are played on Saturdays, with an occasional Sunday game.  Teams practice once a week at the Hyland Center Gym.  A single elimination tournament is played at the end of the season for grades 5-8.
STRICT REGISTRATION DEADLINES ARE ENFORCED by CMLA for insurance, scheduling and other reasons.
Recreational Soccer (K-2)- Spring and fall seasons.
Kindergarten teams and a1st/2nd grade teams.  All practices and games are held at the Garden Hills Field, less than a half a mile from CTK. Parents are in charge of arranging transportation to practices.  One-hour practices are held during the week with games on Saturdays. No player evaluations as each player are placed on a team by selected coaches through a cooperation process.
Middle School Soccer League- Fall season only.
Open to boys and girls enrolled in CKS, or parish members of CTK, grades 6-8.  Practices at the start of the season, and occasional practices during the season, held at Garden Hills Field.  The weekday League games are played at various locations throughout Metro Atlanta.