PART I: PURPOSE

PART II: CONSTITUTION

PART III: GENERAL BY-LAWS

PART IV: SPORTS BY-LAWS

SANTA CLARA VALLEY ATHLETIC LEAGUE

CONSTITUTION AND BY-LAWS

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*** IMPORTANT NOTICE ***
New CIF rules are in effect starting with this school year (2014/2015).
See Part III:General By-Laws

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PART I: PURPOSE

Cardinal Athletic Principles
Code of Ethics

PART II: CONSTITUTION

Article I: Name
Article II: Authority
Article III: Philosophy
Article IV: Purposes
Article V: Membership and Dues
Article VI: Board of Managers
Article VII: Board of Athletic Directors
Article VIII: Sports Committee
Article IX: Amendments
Article X: By-Laws
Article XI: Annual Review

PART III: GENERAL BY-LAWS

Article I: Amendments
Article II: Certification of Eligibility
Article III: Eligibility
Article IV: Team Classifications
Article V: Division Standing, Championship, and Section Playoff Rankings
Article VI: Division Schedules and Placements; Adoption, Postponements, Changes, and Starting Times
Article VII: Protest and Appeals
Article VIII: Practice, Practice Games, and Practice Limitations
Article IX: Division Finals and Section Tournaments
Article X: Post-Season Contest and invitational Tournaments
Article XI: Awards
Article XII: Violations and Penalties
Article XIII: Rules for the Rooting Sections at Atletic events Sportsmanship Policay Statement
Article XIV: Procedures for Bands During Pre-Game and Half Time Show at Football Games
Article XV: Smog Alert
Article XVI: Administrative Categories
Artilce XVII: Appendix

PART IV: SPORTS BY-LAWS

FALL SPORTS

Cross Country - Boys
Cross Country - Girls
Field Hockey
Football
Golf - Girls
Tennis - Girls
Volleyball - Girls
Waterpolo - Boys
Waterpolo - Girls

WINTER SPORTS

Soccer - Boys
Soccer - Girls
Basketball - Boys
Basketball - Girls
Wrestling - Boys
Wrestling - Girls

SPRING SPORTS

Golf - Boys
Gymnastics - Boys
Gymnastics - Girls
Lacrosse - Boys
Lacrosse - Girls
Softball
Badminton
Baseball
Swimming & Diving - Boys
Swimming & Diving - Girls
Tennis - Boys
Track & Field - Boys
Track & Field - Girls
Volleyball - Boys