Athletics history

Below is a brief history of each team at the Arts Academy at Benjamin Rush updated at the end of each season if applicable. For more information on any of these teams, visit their website by clicking the appropriate page on the athletics main page of this site

Sports team seasons, awards, quick recaps and accomplishments =


The Girls soccer team began as a varsity team in spring of 2010.  In 2012, the girls soccer league moved competition from the spring to the fall.  They compete as a PIAA Class AA representative..  for more information, please visit


2010 = Finished tied for 1st in Bronze Division, playoffs

2011  = Bronze Division Champions, playoffs, promoted to silver division

2012 Spring = Playoffs, Promoted to Gold Division 

2012 Fall = Playoffs, PIAA District XII Public League Conference Class AA City Champions

2013 = Playoffs, PIAA District XII Public League Conference Class AA City Champions 

2014 = Playoffs (will be relegated to Silver division next year with new alignment)


The girls Volleyball team was established as a JV team in fall of 2010.  They moved to varsity in call of 2011 and are a Class AA team in PIAA.


2013 = 11-1 record, tied for first place in Bronze division.  Promotion to Silver Division.

2014 = 10-3 record in Silver Division..tied for 2nd place.  Playoffs for first time.  PROMOTED to Gold Division!


Boys basketball

The Boys Basketball team began as a JV team in winter of 2010-2011.  They moved to Varsity  winter 2011-2012

and are a Class A representative in the Public League For more information, please visit the team page from this website


Girls basketball

The girls basketball team began JV competition on winter of 2010-2011 and moved to Varsity winter of 2012-2013.  They are a PIAA Class AA Representative.


2014-2015 = 1 loss regular season in Bronze division…tied for first.  PLAYOFFS for first time



The Boys baseball team began as a JV team in spring of 2011 before moving to varsity status in spring of 2013 and is a PIAA Class A representative .


2013 = Playoffs

2014 = Playoffs

2015 = Playoffs


Softball began as JV team in spring of 2011 and moved to varsity status in spring of 2013.  They are a class AAA representative in PIAA.  For more information, please goto


2013 = Playoffs, Public League Bronze Division Champions, Promoted to Silver division

2014 = Playoffs, Public League Silver Division Champions, Promoted to Gold division

2015 = Playoffs,