Sports Outreach Ministry Activities


Many of our outreach events can be found in our recent newsletter. Follow the link below to see what we do.

New Sports Outreach Newsletter

What is the scope of Sports Outreach ?

Partnership camps, Sports Clinics, Sports Camps, Mini-Camps, Leadership Camps, Retreat & Camp Scholarships, Seminars, Team Devotions, Bible Study groups.

Distribution projects: Path to Victory New Testaments to School, Rec.& Club teams. Bibles to athletes and coaches. Sports Spectrum Magazine inspiring sports stories for everyone.

Large Group Meetings at Schools, Sports Councils (Students at school and citywide)

Church Speaking, Banquets, Mens Groups, Sunday Sermons, Athletes in churches.

Who do we work with through the year ? 

UNC-Asheville Teams and Coaching staff Bible Studies and Team Devotions. 
A.C. Reynolds High School Team Devotions and Bible Studies.
Asheville High School Morning Group Meeting. Football Mini-Camp.
T.C. Roberson High School Team Devotions. 

Executive Director

Jack Brinkley has been doing sports ministry for over 30 years. He is excited about our campus based Sports Outreach ministry. SO is a discipleship ministry, emphasizing a 1-on-1 approach! It is designed to meet the spiritual, physical, emotional, and athletic needs of local student-athletes and coaches through Jack Brinkley's leadership. Jack was a 4 sport letterman in high school, a 2 year football letterman at Western Carolina University, coached 3 years in High School and 6 years in college at University of West Georgia and Valdosta State University, including 5 years as a Strength Coach. Jack was also the Defensive Coordinator of the 1982 NCAA Division III National Championship UWG football team. He knows the athletic arena. Jack was inducted into the A.C. Reynolds Athletic Hall of Fame in April 2005, and the University of West Georgia Athletic Hall of Fame on October 21, 2022.

Golf Cards

Golf Cards

The 2024 Sports Outreach Golfcard is now on sale ! Play 22 area golf courses! The "Buy 3 Get 1 Free Deal" has been very popular, and is still available! It is perfect for a foursome! Cards can be purchased at Golf USA, Nevada Bobs in Asheville and Advantage Golf Learning Center in Hendersonville for $20 each or 4 cards for $ 60. You may reach us by calling (828) 301-0477 mobile. The SO Golfcard offers deals at nice courses year round !!

Golf Tournament

2024 Sports Outreach Golf Tournament will be on Wednesday, May 15th at Etowah Valley Golf Course – "Captain's Choice" – Afternoon Format – 12:00 to 5:00pm. Send a Boy or Girl to a Camp or Missions Trip. "Free" SO golfcard, nice goodie bag, doorprize, Sandwich & Fruit Lunch & more. Closest to the Pin, Longest Drive Hole, Accurate Drive for Men & Women! Hole-in-One Prizes!! Free Range Balls !!! Sponsorship opportunities are available ! Call  828-301-0477 cell.