The Northside Catholic Assumption Academy Athletic Association facilitates the coordination of Football, Basketball, as well as the Cheerleading Squad, provides spirit wear, and maintains the Rev. Thomas B. Ferris Gymnasium. 

Coaches, facilities, uniforms, and scheduling are all provided by and arranged through the Association. NCAA is mostly funded through monies taken in at the gate of sporting events, donations, concessions, 50/50 raffle, and the JV Boys Basketball Tournament. Families also pay a “Booster Fee.”

Sports available at Northside Catholic Assumption Academy

  • Boys Varsity Football
  • Boys Junior Varsity Football
  • Boys Varsity Basketball
  • Boys Junior Varsity Basketball
  • 3rd and 4th grade Co-ed Basketball
  • K-2 Co-ed Instructional Basketball
  • Girls Varsity Basketball
  • Girls Junior Varsity Basketball
  • Pep Squad
  • Varsity Cheerleading Squad
  • Junior Varsity Cheerleading Squad

Open Gym for Girls in Grades 3-8

Held every Tuesday and Thursday from 6-8 pm and Saturday mornings from 10am-noon. For more information, please contact Pat Tyler (

Time Commitment and Duties

The NCA Athletic Association meets monthly. Aside from the monthly meeting, the time commitment and duties vary depending on the position and sport. Responsibilities include: helping maintain the gym, staffing games, working the gate, concessions, selling 50/50 and providing security. Dances, banquets, Golden Bowl Pep Rally and After Party, and tournaments are also sponsored by the NCA Athletic Association. Everything is done on a volunteer basis.

All coaching volunteers must register with the Diocesan Database and complete all clearance requirements.