Even though ACA does not have an offical football team, we do partner with the Aseville Saints to allow our students a chance to play football.
The Asheville Saints is a full-contact football team in the Pioneer Football League. The PFL is a Christian based league with an emphasis on helping young men and women develop biblical character traits. The Saints provide homeschool, private school and public school students in Western North Carolina the opportunity to play middle and high school football.
Asheville Saints is a 501c3 non-profit organization that is governed by a board of directors. All activities including practices, games, social events and volunteer work is carried out by an amazing group of volunteers.
The Junior Varsity team is for players 12 -15 years old. The Varsity team is for players 15-18 years old. No previous football experience is required. (12-year old players must be a minimum of 100 lbs.) The Asheville Saints are a parent driven organization. Parents are required to participate in many ways including operating the scoreboard, working the chains, helping in the concession stand, and assisting in coaching.