Archbishop Carroll Athletics Mission Statement
Archbishop Carroll High School is considered a forerunner in athletics across Pennsylvania and Philadelphia, offering more than 40 unique athletic teams competing in 24 different sports. In all, Archbishop Carroll student-athletes have won multiple PIAA State Championships, more than 50 PCL and District 12 titles, and have earned several individual All State honors. The Archbishop Carroll High School Athletic Department commands a standard of excellence for all its athletic programs.
Archbishop Carroll High School competes in the very prestigious and historic Philadelphia Catholic League in addition to the PIAA, featuring some of the top athletic programs across the State. More than 85 percent of Carroll students participate in one or more athletic teams or extracurricular activities. Each year, many of our student-athletes go on to compete collegiately, with several at the NCAA Division I level. With great pride, the Archbishop Carroll athletic department offers the area’s best coaches, training services and athletic facilities.
Our primary goal is to develop our student-athletes spiritually, academically and socially. We believe athletics and activities are an important part of the Archbishop Carroll educational experience. Not only do they compete and excel in sports, but, more importantly, our student-athletes excel in our community and in the classroom. We actively teach principles of faith, character, and servant leadership. Our goal is to teach our student-athletes to serve and to prepare them for life, making a positive impact on our community beyond graduation. We believe it is important to recognize that our Catholic identity permeates throughout the greater Philadelphia area.
The Archbishop Carroll High School Athletic Department is committed to improving all aspects of our student-athletes’ high school experience by providing tools to live out their Catholic values beyond their years at Carroll. The Athletic Department also strives to provide opportunities that create positive interaction within the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. We are committed to expanding our student-athletes’ connection to our Catholic community as well as increasing alumni involvement in a variety of ways.
The Archbishop Carroll Athletic Department