St. Angela Merici School is a member of the Parochial Athletic League (PAL) and adheres to its policies, rules and regulations. The aim of the PAL athletic program is to promote the physical and moral development of its athletes, within the framework of Christian competition. Students who wish to participate in this program must be willing to put forth their best efforts to acquire the skills necessary for the particular sport. Winning is not the primary aim but rather the formation of good athletes who can lose graciously and win honorably.

The following sports are available to students in grades 5 – 8 (Track is open to students in grades 1 – 8):


Schedules and standings for all sports can be found on the PAL website.

PAL Site

Athletics Club

The Athletics Club at SAM is designed to provide athletic training to students. The Athletics Club is a determined team of 7th and 8th grade leaders that promote good sportsmanship and teamwork. The Athletics Club assists is strengthening coordination and exercise skills in soccer, football, volleyball, basketball, track and other physical activities. The Athletics Club is a student-led club, overseen by Justine A. and Noah G., our Boys and Girls Athletics Representatives.

For more information please contact Miss Nina Baumgartner.