No More Competitive Sports on Sunday in Detroit!
Did the headline get your attention? It was meant to do just that. But it does not mean that the Detroit Tigers, Redwings, or Pistons will no longer be playing on Sundays, even though, in my opinion, that might not be such a bad thing. For Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) and Catholic High School League (CHSL) athletes in the Archdiocese of Detroit, however, things have changed.
On May 15 Detroit Archbishop Allen Vigneron released an episcopal letter to the archdiocese entitled The Day of the Lord. In the letter, Archbishop Vigneron announced that as of August 1 competitive sports programs that