Youth Volleyball League, officially established in 2003, is a non-profit organization devoted to development of youth volleyball by teaching basic skills and techniques, by offering a competitive environment, by strengthening teamwork, and by encouraging good sportsmanship. Prior to 2003, the volleyball program was part of both C.Y.O. and W.C.S.L. (Westchester Catholis School League) since 1989. In 2003, the volleyball program split for the general league and became it own specialized league. The league is made up of Catholic schools located in New York (The Bronx and Westchester) and has 2 levels if play (Junior Varsity for grades 3rd through 6th and Varsity for grades 6th through 8th). For any questions about the league or for information on how a Catholic School can join, email us at

These schools currently participate in the league:

Annunciation, Yonkers St. Benedict's, Bronx
Holy Cross, Bronx St. Clare's, Bronx
Sacred Heart, Bronx St. Frances de Chantal, Bronx
Holy Rosary, Hawthorne St. Patrick's, Bedford
St. Augustine's, Ossining St. Patrick's, Yorktown Heights
Corpus Christi/St. John's Bosco, Porchester St. Margaret of Cortona, Bronx
Transfiguration, Tarrytown

These schools previously have participated, but are either now closed or not participating this season:

Christ The King, Yonkers (Closed) St. Casimir's, Yonkers (Closed)
Holy Name of Jesus, New Rochelle St. John's Vianney, Bronx (Closed)
Sacred Heart, Yonkers St. Peter's, Yonkers
St. Ann's, Ossining (Closed) St. Theresa's, Briar Cliffe (Closed)
St. Anthony's, Yonkers Villa Maria, Bronx
Holy Name of Jesus, Valhalla Our Lady of Mt Carmel, Elmsford

YVL is presided over and run by Allison Alviggi and has a Board of Directors, whose purpose is to resolve issues that arise during the season. The Board consists of three members (Allison Alviggi, Patty Husband and Alison Makarczuk) and one alternate (Sal DiVitto). For any issues or problems, please feel free to email the Board at

The Board members are as follows:

Allison Alviggi In 1992, Allison started up a volleyball program in St. Clare's and she continued to coach until June 2017, when she retired from the coach of St. Clare's. Allison particpated in the volleyball program when it was part of the other leagues. In 2003, Allison established the Youth Volleyball League and became its founding president. In 2004, Allison created the Board and has been a member ever since.
Patty Husband In 1998, Patty began coaching Transfiguration when her three daughters were in the school. Patty has since passed the coaching torch of Transifugration to her daughters, while she still actively participates in Transfiguration volleyball program. In 2004, Patty was elected to the Board at its inception and has been a member ever since.
Alison Makarczuk In 2001, Alison began coaching St. Patrick's school and joined YVL. In 2004, Alison was voted onto the Board as the alternate member. Then, in 2016, Alison was voted in as a full Board member.
Sal Di Vitto In 2012, Sal began coaching Holy Name of Jesus school. In 2016, Sal was voted onto the Board as the alternate member and serves as a neutral party if any issue involves one of the other Board members