Four Academy of the Sacred Heart students in the Class of 2023 formally signed their intent to participate in athletics at the collegiate level in the fall of 2023.
The Sacred Heart Cardinals
Home of 102 State & Runner-up Titles!
We encourage athletic participation in all of our students, regardless of ability. Competing at any level, fosters the development of leadership, sportsmanship, confidence, teamwork, time management and a healthy lifestyle.
–Sue Bower, Athletics Director
Every girl can be a leader. Every leader can be a champion.
Participation on an athletic team at the Academy of the Sacred Heart is a privilege and not a right. We set just as high standards for athletics as we do for academics excellence.
Being an Academy of the Sacred Heart athlete also carries with it responsibilities to the school, to the sport, to the student body, to the community, and to the student athlete.
Student athletes are given the opportunity to develop:
- self management
- leadership skills
- self esteem
- team work
- overall fitness
Want to play for college?
Many student athletes would like to continue to pursue their athletic careers in college. This requires a coordinated effort between the athlete, her family and the school.
The pursuit of play at the next level: A first step is to consult the 'Guide for the College Bound Athlete' available on the NCAA Clearinghouse website (eligibilitycenter.org). Students may also receive further info from our coaches and our Athletics Director:
Recent ASH athletes in college
Academy of the Sacred Heart senior Olivia Boyd officially committed with the University of Chicago to compete as a Track & Field athlete in the fall of 2022!
Three seniors at the Academy of the Sacred Heart formally signed their intent to participate in athletics at the collegiate level on April 20. Their combined athletic efforts represent nine LHSAA State and Runner-up titles for the school.