Our Fighting Irish! 

St. Mel “Fighting Irish” Athletics Program

Our St. Mel “Fighting Irish” Athletics Program offers a wide variety of sports for our students which are designed to promote teamwork, develop a healthy sense of competition, teach sportsmanship, and improve physical fitness.

Beginning in first grade, our Little Dribbler Basketball Program builds a strong foundation of sports skills and teamwork. Middle school students have the opportunity to participate in competitive or recreational sports teams through the Diocese of Sacramento Parochial Athletic League (PAL). They compete with students from area Catholic and private schools.

  • Fall Sports: Cross-Country, Boy’s Flag Football, Girl’s Volleyball, Golf
  • Winter Sports: Little Dribblers Basketball for boys and girls in grades 1-4, PAL Basketball, for boys and girls in grades 5-8.
  • Spring Sports: Track & Field, Girls’ Flag Football, Boys’ Volleyball