Duchesne offers team sports opportunities for our younger students through West Houston Christian Sports Association (WHCSA).
What sports are offered for team play?
In the fall, we offer the girls soccer, basketball in the winter, and softball and volleyball in the spring. Volleyball is offered through Chapelwood and open only to grades 4, 5, and 6.
Is there a fee associated with WHCSA?
Yes, there is a fee that the league determines.
What does the fee cover?
The fee covers uniforms, pictures, trophies, league fees, referees, and Duchesne team practice supervision.
How do I register?
The link to pay and register will be sent out in the Thursday Duchesne Newsletter prior to the start of each season and will run for 3-4 weeks.
When do registrations for each sport begin?
Basketball – September/October
Softball – December
Volleyball (4th, 5th, and 6th grade only) – January
Soccer – June/July (for the following school year)
Are late registrations allowed?
Due to time constraints with ordering uniforms, late registrations are not allowed.
How long are the seasons for WHCSA?
Each sport is approximately 11 weeks.
Where do they practice and play games?
Practices take place on the Duchesne campus once a week, as scheduled by the coach. Games occur on Saturdays at sites around the city.
What are the objectives of WHCSA?
The WHCSA seeks to help develop skills, strength, coordination, and the maximum possible health and physical growth of each participant. It assists each child in developing his or her individual athletic and leadership talents. The association instills good sportsmanship and a sense of fair play in coaches, parents, and children. It also encourages the widest possible participation by members of the church and school communities.