What teams will the Home School Saints play?
The Home School Saints are part of the Association of Christian Educators of Louisiana (ACEL) in which are home school teams and private school teams. Home school teams include Acadiana Homeschool, Christian Home Educator Fellowship of Baton Rouge and Baton Rouge Home School. Schools include Harvest Time Christian Academy and John Paul The Great. Second, teams from the Mississippi Independent School Association invite the Saints to play, which include schools such as Bens Ford Christian School in Bogalusa and Bowling Green in Franklinton. The Saints can also play certain junior varsity teams from area schools.
How much travel is involved?
Practices are held on Irby Field in New Orleans City Park. Home games are held at Pan American Stadium in City Park. Away games are in locations such as Baton Rouge, Lafayette and Bogalusa.
Are there many home school boys playing football?
Yes! In the past ten years, home school football teams have rapidly expanded nationally. Not only have teams formed across the country, but whole leagues of home school teams have been created. There are over 50 home school football teams in the U.S. Click here to see a map of those teams.