The NCTA football team has been a State powerhouse for many years. The football team won back-to-back State Championships in 2002 and 2003 and was State Champion Runner-Up in 2004 and 2011.  The NCTA Pioneers advanced to the State Semi-Finals in 2005 and 2015 and won the District Championship in 2007.

NCTA athletic teams train and play on an amazing track and field.