Rochester’s St. Monica Church celebrated a Mass and Christmas party for CYO players Dec. 5. The parish’s CYO program has two teams this year.
Father Ray Fleming, pastor of St. Monica's Church, and Tami Divers, the parish's athletic director, bless players from St. Monica, Nativity Prep and St. Pius CYO teams, including several who participated in the St. Monica program's inaugural CYO Summer Basketball Clinic in 2021. (Photo courtesy of Jessica Tette)
Members of the congregation raise their hands in blessing of the CYO players. (Photo courtesy of Jessica Tette)
Mason Smith, a St. Monica parishioner and CYO player, poses with Santa and Mrs. Claus at the Christmas party for families after Mass on Dec. 5. (Photo courtesy of Jessica Tette)
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