ATHLETIC TRANSFER ELIGIBILITY
A student-athlete transfer is a student who represented
his sending school in athletics. Stepinac follows the rules of the CHSAA in
every sport & CHSFL in Football.
Student transferring because of school closure or discontinuance
of sport at his prior school.
- CHSAA-All Sports besides Football: A
student athlete transferring from 9th to 10th grade is eligible to play
all sports from public or private schools. Student must be in school the
first 15 days of semester to be eligible for a sport that season. Catholic
to Catholic transfers are not eligible.
- Football - CHSFL: Catholic to Catholic school transfers are only allowed
in football [CHSFL] 9 to 10th grade. Transfers from all schools are eligible -
Frosh to Soph transfers must play JV football only.
- CHSAA: A student athlete transferring
from 10th to 11th grade is eligible to play all sports from a public or private
school. Catholic school transfers must sit one year if they represented sending
school in prior year in that sport.
- Football - CHSFL: All students that have represented his former school
in Football must sit out one year. A student athlete transferring into 12th grade is not
- Exceptions to Rule: Family has made a significant move or moved out of a school
district: the league will review case by case for eligibility by the executive
board. Student must have proof of move, live with parents or legal guardians
& be able to produce all proper paperwork that may be needed.
Any other Athletic transfer questions or situations
please email: Coach O’Donnell: email@example.com