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MISSION: “To engage the mind, to elevate the spirit, and stimulate the best effort of all who are associated with Advent Episcopal School.” 
  • Provide equal opportunity for all Advent students to participate in age appropriate athletics at all levels.
  • Compete at the best of our abilities against similar competition.
  • Improve team building skills, technical skills and sportsmanship through proper training.
PHILOSOPHY: Advent Athletic Program is a program intended to serve age appropriate instruction and competition  to all who want to play various sports within local communities and beyond. Our goal is to teach our players the life values of hard work, determination, accountability, teamwork and sportsmanship through different sports.

GOAL:
 The goal of the Advent Athletics Program is to provide age appropriate, player centered programming. To enhance the overall school experience by creating a better, more enjoyable, and more successful player, coach, and athletic development model. 

LEAGUE PARTICIPATION: 
  1. Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA)  
  2. Birmingham Regional Independent Athletic Association (BRIAA)  
  3. Central Alabama Soccer League (CASL)
Female Sports Male Sports
Volleyball Basketball
Basketball Soccer
Soccer Cross-country
Cross-country Track & Field
Track & Field Volleyball
Bowling Bowling

Athletic Staff

List of 3 members.

  • Jon Kresena 

    Athletic Director
    Lambuth University - Bachelor of Science
    Ohio University - Master of Science
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  • Tricia Brice 

    PE Teacher, Coach
    Samford University - B.S.
    UAB - M.A.E.
  • Haley Ward 

    Kindergarten Teacher
    University of Mississippi - BA
    Samford - MA

Panther Highlights

2016 - 3rd/4th Girls' Basketball Undefeated & BRIAA Champion
2016 - 1st/2nd Coed Basketball BRIAA Champion
2016 - 5th/6th Boys' Basketball BRIAA Runner-Up
2016 - 7th/8th Girls' Basketball Birmingham Area Private Schools Champions
2013 - 7th/8th Girls' Volleyball Undefeated & Jeff County Champion
2012 - 7th/8th Girls' Volleyball Undefeated
2011 - 7th/8th Girls' Volleyball Undefeated & Jeff County Champion
2010 - 7th/8th Girls' Volleyball Jefferson County Champion
2009 - 7th/8th Girls' Volleyball Undefeated & Jeff County Champion
2008 - 7th/8th Girls' Volleyball Jefferson County Champion
2002 - 7th/8th Girls' Volleyball Jefferson County Champion
2000 - 7th/8th Girls' Basketball Undefeated
1999 - 7th/8th Girls' Volleyball Undefeated
1999 - 7th/8th Girls' Basketball Undefeated
1998 - 7th/8th Girls' Volleyball Jefferson County Champion

Athletics News

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