The purpose of athletics at Monte Cassino is to provide student athletes, regardless of ability, the opportunity to participate in recreational athletics. The goals include:
1. To allow student athletes to experience team competition as a life experience and to further the goal of building community within Monte Cassino.
2. To develop the desire in student athletes to participate in physical activities as a recreational pursuit; to develop the appreciation and knowledge of participation in sports and to participate in athletics with good sportsmanship.
3. To teach student athletes that participation in athletics is but one part of their total growth and that God, family and academics come first.
4. To allow the student athletes to experience growth in self-esteem and self-confidence through participation in athletics.