“All Bay Area Christian Athletic League (BACAL) events are considered to be extensions of our educational institutions.  The conduct in word and deed of student-athletes, coaches and game staff is expected to speak of a commitment to the Lord Jesus Christ and the example of godliness He established.”

... Sportsmanship Policy Statement

Upcoming Board Meetings

Monday, May 12, 2014, 4:30 PM

        Patten Academy of Christian Education

        2433 Coolidge Avenue

        Oakland, CA 94601

        Phone: (510) 533-3121       

        Contact: Mark Banda

       

Monday, August 18, 2014, 4:30 PM (TBC)

        Patten Academy of Christian Education

        2433 Coolidge Avenue

        Oakland, CA 94601

        Phone: (510) 533-3121       

        Contact: Duane Mowrer


Monday, August 18, 2014, 4:30 PM (TBC)

        Voice of Pentecost Academy

        1970 Ocean Avenue

        San Francisco, CA 94127

        Phone: (415) 333-1970

        Contact: Doug Lanza



(TBC) - To Be Confirmed

Executive Committee

        Commissioner :  Gordon Landies, North Bay

        Asst. Commissioner :  Mark Banda, North Hills

        Treasurer :  Doug Lanza, Voice of Pentecost

        Secretary :  Kaman Tong, Alpha Beacon

Governing Documents:

        Constitution

        Bylaws

        Sportsmanship Statement

Important Information for Members & Athletics Director:

        Annual Checklist

        Roster Deadlines                    Roster Form                

        All-League Candidate Deadlines

        Homeschooler Application                    

Welcome to BACAL

Latest News . . . .


February ’14 Board Meeting Summary

Tuesday, February 18, 2014


Important points to remember from our last Board Meeting.


1)  Basketball All-Star game is on March 8th at Ira Jinkins

2)  Cross Country meets on 3/21(North Bay), 3/28 (Patten), 4/4 (Patten), and 4/11 (North Bay)

3)  BACAL team for AAU Track Meets on 4/19, 5/10, 5/17.

4)  Next Board Meeting on Monday, May 12, 4:30 at Patten, hosted by North Hills.


Please let the secretary know if you have any questions.




October ’13 Board Meeting Summary

Monday, October 28, 2013


Important points to remember from our last Board Meeting.


  1. 1) Basketball Tournament is on February 13th and 15th, venue TBD

2)  Basketball All-Star game is on March 1st, venue TBD

3)  Cross Country meets still on 3/21, 3/28, 4/4, and 4/11, fees and venue TBD

4)  Track Meet on May 3rd, venue and fees TBD.

5)  Voice on 1 year sabbatical, Doug remain as treasurer.

6)  Next Board Meeting on Tuesday, February 18th, 4:30 at North Bay


Please let the secretary know if you have any questions.




August ’13 Board Meeting Summary

Thursday, August 22, 2013


Important points to remember from our last Board Meeting.


1)  Volleyball Tournament is on October 25th and 26th, venue TBD

2)  Basketball Tournament is on February 12th, 13th, and 15th, venue TBD

3)  Basketball All-Star game is one March 8th, venue TBD

4)  New Bylaw: All basketball and volleyball tournaments must be played on a regulation sized gym meeting NFHS requirements.

5)  Member fees increased to $600 per year

6)  Tournament fee of $50 per team continues this year.

7)  Cross Country meets on 3/21, 3/28, 4/4, and 4/11, fees and venue TBD

8)  Track Meet on May 3rd, venue and fees TBD.

9)  No boys volleyball for Bridgemont, girls home games are home-away and game are at 5 PM if possible.

10)  Some basketball games to be rescheduled.

11)  Bylaw proposal regarding "Sponsors" to be presented by Gordon at next meeting.


Please let the secretary know if you have any questions.




August ’12 Board Meeting Summary

Monday, August 13, 2012


Important points to remember from our last Board Meeting.


1) Next Board Meeting is on November 5, 4:30 PM at Voice.

  1. 2)Calvary leaves BACAL.

3) Volleyball tournament at Ira Jenkins, November 2-3.

4) Basketball tournament on 2/27, 2/28, and 3/2.  Venue TBD.

  1. 5)No-Plays removed.  Originator of reschedule takes forfeit if reschedule is not possible.

  2. 6)Legacy membership pending application/letter for membership.

  3. 7)Student’s academic eligibility amendment made to Bylaws.


Please let the secretary know if you have any questions.




May ’12 Board Meeting Summary

Monday, May 14, 2012


Important points to remember from our last Board Meeting.


1) Next Board Meeting is on August 13, 4:30 PM at Patten.

  1. 2)Mark Banda is new Assistant Commissioner.

3) Gordon, Doug, and Kaman stay on as Commissioner, Treasurer, and Secretary, respectively

4) Basketball roster due 2nd Friday in January

  1. 5)El Sobrante leaves BACAL.

  2. 6)Legacy membership rejected.

  3. 7)Membership fees are due by September 30th.


Please let the secretary know if you have any questions.




’12 All-Star Basketball Games Results

Saturday, March 24, 2012


Girls Team 1 (North Bay, Bridgemont, and North Hills) def.

        Team 2 (International, El Sobrante and Beacon)  54-27.

        All-star Co-MVPs, Heidi Morales (North Bay) and Shelby Barnes (North Hills)


Boys Team 2 (Patten, El Sobrante, International and Beacon) def.

        Team 1 (Bridgemont, North Hills, North Bay and VOPA)  57-44.

        All-star MVP, Devon Owens (Patten)




Upcoming ’12 All-Star Basketball Games

Wednesday, March 21, 2012


Date: Saturday March 24,2012

Location: Alma Heights Christian Academy

                1030 Linda Mar Blvd.

                Pacifica,CA. 94044

Times: Girls starts at 1:30pm (gym will be open at 1:00pm for warm-ups)

            Boys starts at 3:30pm (all boys should be at the gym by 2:30pm)

Host School - Voice of Pentecost Academy

                      Doug Lanza - 415.608.3346


All girls and boys on First Team, Second Team and Honorable Mention are invited to play in the All Star games.  A complete lost of all First Team, Second Team and Honorable Mention Players can be found here.


This is the background of teams:

Girls All Star Teams:

        Team 1 is: North Bay, Bridgemont, North Hills and Beacon

                Coaches are North Bay (head coach), North Hills (assistant coach)

        Team 2 is: International, El Sobrante and Patten

                Coaches are International (head coach), El Sobrante (assistant coach)


Boys All Star Teams:

        Team 1 is: Bridgemont, North Hills, North Bay and VOPA

                Coaches are Bridgemont (head coach), North Hills (assistant coach)

        Team 2 is: Patten, El Sobrante, International and Beacon

                Coaches are Patten (head coach, El Sobrante (assistant coach)


NEW THIS YEAR!! - Coaches/Ads Exhibition Game

        All AD's, coaches and Assistant coaches we will have a coaches exhibition game between the girls and boys All Star Games. The game will last about 15 minutes and will be a fun time for all.  All AD's coaches and assistant coaches are welcome to play.




March ’12 Board Meeting Summary

Monday, March 5, 2012

Important points to remember from our last Board Meeting.


1) Track Meet this spring, date TBD.

2) Executive Meeting in April to discuss bylaw changes for May board meeting.

3) Spring Sports Declaration

        Baseball: El Sobrante, Patten, Voice (possible)

        Softball: El Sobrante,, Patten, Voice (possible)

4) Basketball All-Star on Sat. 3/24, at Alma Heights, at 1:30 PM (Girls), 3:00 PM (Boys)

5) Next Board Meeting is on May 14, 4:30 PM at North Hills.


Please let the secretary know if you have any questions.



November ’11 Board Meeting Summary

Monday, November 7, 2011

Important points to remember from our last Board Meeting.


1) Legacy Christian School becomes new member of BACAL.

2) New bylaw changes to Scheduling and Forfeits sections.

3) New bylaw addition to Protests section.

  1. 4)Tournament Dates & Facilities

        Basketball: Wed. 2/29, facility TBD

                          Thur. 3/1, & Sat. 3/3 at Alma Heights

        Basketball All-Star: Sat. 3/24 at Alma Heights

5) Next Board Meeting is on March 5, 4:30 PM at North Bay.

  1. 6)Basketball Season: Calvary Boys is out, schedule replaced by Legacy Christian, VOPA Girls is out.

  2. 7)Sports Participation Declaration, still confirming, but currently:

        Baseball: North Hills, Patten

        Softball: El Sobrante, North Hills, Patten, Voice


Please let the secretary know if you have any questions.



August ’11 Board Meeting Summary

Monday, August 15, 2011

Important points to remember from our last Board Meeting.


1) Fines for missed Board of Manager and All-League Voting Meetings has been reinstated as $50 each.

2) Fine for dropping a declared sport has been reinstated as $100.

3) Player eligibility during a regular season that goes outside and/or is in conflict with bylaws or constitution will go to the entire board for a vote.

  1. 4)Tournament Dates & Facilities

        Volleyball: Fri. 11/4 & Sat. 11/5 at Ira Jenkins (facility TBC)

        Basketball: Wed. 2/29, Thur. 3/1, & Sat. 3/3 at Alma Heights (facility TBC)

        Basketball All-Star: Sat. 3/24 at Alma Heights (facility TBC)

5) BACAL will follow NFHS regarding Mercy Rule, dropping “No Press.”

  1. 6)Next Board Meeting is on November 7, 4:30 PM at Calvary.

  2. 7)Sports Participation Declaration

        Boys Volleyball: El Sobrante, International, North Bay, North Hills, Patten

        Girls Volleyball: Beacon, Calvary, El Sobrante, International, North Bay, North Hills, Patten

        Boys & Girls Basketball:  All members

        Baseball: Calvary, North Hills, Patten, Voice

        Softball: El Sobrante, North Hills, Patten, Voice


Please let the secretary know if you have any questions.



May ’11 Board Meeting Summary

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Important points to remember from our last Board Meeting.


1) North Hills voted in as new member to BACAL.

2) Community Christian membership pending until June 15th.

3) New volleyball and basketball schedule ready by June 30th.

4) Boys volleyball is fall sport for boys.

5) Veritas and Trinity membership ends due to school closing.

  1. 6)Next Board Meeting is on August 15, 12:30 PM at El Sobrante.

7) All current executive members voted to same positions for another term.

8) All 2008 sanctions on VOPA has been lifted.


Please let the secretary know if you have any questions.




March ’11 Board Meeting Summary

Monday, March 7, 2011

Important points to remember from our last Board Meeting.


1) Basketball All-Star game is on March 26th at Alma Heights Christian Academy.  Girls game starts at 1:00 PM.  Boys game starts at 2:30 PM.

2) Soccer tournament is on April 2, location and time TBD

3) Track meet is on April 16th, location and time TBD.

4) Softball season for Patten, El Sobrante, Trinity, and possibly Bridgemont/Voice.  Schedule coming out soon.

5) No baseball season this year.

6) Next Board Meeting is on May 9th, 4:30 PM at Bridgemont.


Please let the secretary know if you have any questions.




November ’10 Board Meeting Summary

Monday, November 8, 2010

Important points to remember from our last Board Meeting.


1) Basketball Tournament dates have been changed to March 3rd through March 5th.  Facility still pending.

2) Basketball All-Star Game is tentatively March 19th, pending facility confirmation.

3) Rosters deadline for basketball season is 1st Friday in January for EVERYONE, this year is January 7th.

4) All members are participating in both boys and girls basketball.  Please let me know if your school is not participating in either sport.

5) No baseball and softball season this year.

6) Two track meets are schedule for the spring season, dates To Be Confirmed.

7) Possible soccer tournament, both boys and girls, in spring season, based on number of participants, deadline to notify secretary of intent by 1/15/11.

8) Next Board Meeting is on March 7th, 4:30 PM at Beacon.


Please let the secretary know if you have any questions.




Volleyball Tournament Results

Saturday, November 6, 2010


Championship Results

1st Place: Beacon

2nd Place: International

3rd Place: North Bay


Friday, November 5

5:00 PM, Game 1: Beacon def. Patten (3-0)

6:30 PM, Game 2: International def. North Bay (3-2)


Saturday, November 6

2:00 PM, 3rd Place Game, North Bay def. Patten (3-1)

3:30 PM, Championship Game, Beacon def. International (3-0)




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