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Valkyrie STATE of Mind
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With one of the most successful athletic programs in the state, Sacred Heart Academy understands the meaning of giving 110%. The 15 sports offered at SHA represent just a handful of ways students can become involved and show their Valkyrie pride! Nearly 50 percent of students participate in at least one sport, including three no-cut sports and intramural flag football. Our state-of-the-art athletic facilities are conveniently located on campus, equipped with a gym, fitness center, turf field, two grass fields, softball field, regulation track and field houses.







Cross Country

Dance Field Hockey





Swimming and Diving


Track and Field



The athletic department is led by Donna Bender Moir ’79. During her tenure as athletic director, Moir has overseen the enormous growth and success of the SHA’s athletic program with 64 state titles and championships in SHA sports since 1991.

As the head basketball coach, Moir became the first woman in the state to win the basketball championship as a player (1976) and as a coach (2002, 2003, 2004). In 2013 Coach Moir was inducted into the Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame.

Athletic Assistant Mackenzie Moir joined the athletic staff in 2018. She is a 2011 graduate of Sacred Heart Academy and played golf for the University of Cincinnati.


You can reach the Athletic office by calling 502.893.9353.