Toledo, Ohio—On Tuesday, March 22, 2022, at 10:00 a.m., the Catholic High School League (CHSL) will host a joint press conference at St. John’s Jesuit High School and Academy (5901 Airport Highway, Toledo, OH 43615) with representatives from Central Catholic High School, Notre Dame Academy, St. Francis de Sales School, St. John’s Jesuit High School and Academy, and St. Ursula Academy to formally announce the five schools’ acceptance into the Detroit-based league, commencing with the fall sports season of the 2023-24 school year.

Members of the media are invited to attend, along with school and (arch)diocesan leaders and supporters. More details about the announcement will be shared at the press conference, which will take place in the Eidi Admission Center, located at the Main Entrance adjacent to the Lott Center. It will also be livestreamed at

The Catholic High School League is the largest Catholic sports league in the U.S., with 27 private high schools located throughout southeast Michigan and now expanding into northwest Ohio. The addition of the Toledo schools will bring that total to 32 school communities. Founded in 1926, the CHSL has a rich history of governing Catholic sports in the Detroit metropolitan and surrounding area. It is affiliated with the Archdiocese of Detroit and governed by a board of directors comprised of principals and athletic directors from member schools.

Detroit Catholic League Membership

  • Academy of the Sacred Heart Schools
  • Austin Catholic
  • Bishop Foley Catholic
  • Brother Rice
  • Cabrini High School
  • Cardinal Mooney Catholic
  • Cranbrook Kingswood
  • Cristo Rey
  • De La Salle Collegiate
  • Detroit Catholic Central
  • Divine Child High School
  • Everest Collegiate
  • Fr. Gabriel Richard High School
  • Gabriel Richard Catholic High School
  • Greenhills School
  • Jewish Academy
  • Loyola
  • Lutheran North High School
  • Marian High School
  • Mercy High School
  • Our Lady of the Lakes
  • Regina High School
  • Shrine Catholic High School
  • St. Catherine of Siena Academy
  • St. Mary’s Prep
  • University Liggett
  • University Of Detroit Jesuit High School