At Sacred Heart Academy, we strive to educate the whole person—mind, body, spirit. Our athletics program allows students to develop important life skills such as discipline, perseverance and teamwork in an encouraging, structured, challenging and fun environment.

Meet our Athletic Director

JimHiske_athleticsJim Hiske – Our Athletic Director, Mr. Jim Hiske and his wife Amber have been happily married for 11 years and they have two children, RaeAnn and Catherine, who are enrolled at Sacred Heart Academy.  They are expecting a son, due December 24th.  Jim’s  other great passion is sports, both playing and coaching. He played baseball in high school and has also played basketball most of his life. He has eight years of coaching experience in both baseball and basketball at Holy Spirit Parish and Sacred Heart.  He is looking forward to continue the growth of the Sacred Heart Academy Athletics Program.

Jim welcomes any and all youth to participate in sports at Sacred Heart Academy where our biggest focus will be on spreading Christ by our sportsmanship, virtue, honor and integrity. 

How to Participate in Athletics at Sacred Heart Academy

We continue to grow our sports program at Sacred Heart Academy according to interest and feasibility. Currently we offer students the opportunity to participate in the following sports:

Fall Sports: Football, Boys Soccer, Girls Volleyball, Cross Country, Sideline Cheer.

Winter Sports: Girls Basketball, Boys Basketball, Competitive Cheer.

Spring Sports: Baseball, Softball, Lacrosse, Girls Soccer, Tennis (6th – 8th only), Boys Track, Girls Track.

If you wish to participate in athletics, please follow the steps below.

Step 1: Complete the Interest Form: 2016-17 Spring Sports Form

Step 2: Turn in completed MHSAA Physical Form for upcoming School year, prior to the START of practices.  Your are considered current if completed after April 15th of Previous School Year.

Step 3: One parent is required to come to the Sign Up, with their Athlete(s) for the Spring, Winter, or Fall Sport your child(ren) wishes to participate in.  (Sign ups will be announced through the Church bulletin, School Newsletter, Etc)

Step 4: Turn in all completed paperwork to Jim Hiske by submitting forms directly to the academy office or by email to

Congratulations to our 5th Grade Girls Basketball team for their 3rd place finish in this years SHA 5th Grade Girls Invitational.  They had a great Season!


Attention current 4th-8th Grade Girls.

Mrs. Holly Dolci will be providing an after school basketball practice on March 17th from 11:30 to 1 PM.  To sign up, please follow this link…After School Basketball sign up for March 17th