Archive for April, 2016

2016 Fall Sports Information

Times/Dates are subject to change. August 1, 2016 is the first official day fall practices can begin.

If you know of any contacts for one of our Head Coach openings, please email Athletic Director Devin Terris (dterris@gracechristian.net).

2016 Fall Sports Information (printable copy of information below)

JV & Varsity Cheer (Grades 9-12):

  • Coach TBD
  • First day of practice (tryouts) Dates TBD when coach is established
  • Location: Activity Building
  • GRACE provides uniform top and bottom (dependant upon uniform fitting)
  • Practice 2-3 days a week in the Activity Building – Crossroads Campus

Varsity Cross Country (Grades 9-12):

  • Coaches Pat & Kristy Dolwick pdolwick@gracechristian.net
  • First day of practice (tryouts) AUGUST 1, 2016
  • Practice 4-5 days a week at WakeMed, Bond Park, or Umstead
  • GRACE provides uniform top, family purchases shorts

MS Cross Country (Grades 6-8)

  • Coach Jason Tischer jasontischer@gmail.com
  • First day of practice (tryouts) Date TBD when coach is established (plan for Aug.1)
  • Practice 4-5 days a week at WakeMed, Bond Park, or Umstead
  • GRACE provides uniform top, family purchases shorts

Varsity Boys Football (Grades 9-12)

  • Coach Keith Boutwell kboutwell@gracechristian.net
  • First day of practice (tryouts) AUGUST 1, 2016
  • Practice 4 days a week, games on Friday  on campus – GRACE Athletic Field
  • Coach Boutwell will have summer training and workouts
  • GRACE provides helmet, shoulder pads, game & practice pants, game & practice tops
  • Practice location will primarily be the GRACE Athletic Field but also could be off-campus

MS Boys Football  (6-8)

  • Partnership with Carolina Copperheads
  • Email Athletic Director Devin Terris dterris@gracechristian.net for more information
  • We will not be fielding a JV team for 2016, but we are partnering with Carolina Copperheads to provide a MS team to compete in their MS League. Sign-up date at GRACE and more information will be sent out soon.

Varsity Boys Soccer (Grades 9-12)

  • Coach Roman Pibl rpibl@gracechristian.net
  • First day of practice (tryouts) AUGUST 1, 2016
  • Practice 4-5 days a week on campus – GRACE Athletic Field
  • GRACE provides socks, game uniform top and shorts

MS Boys Soccer (Grades 6-8)

  • Coach TBD
  • First day of practice (tryouts) Date TBD when coach is established (plan for Aug.1)
  • Practice 4-5 days a week on campus – GRACE Athletic Field
  • GRACE provides socks, game uniform top and shorts

Varsity Girls Tennis (Grades 9-12)

  • Coach Meagan Stone mstone@gracechristian.net
  • First day of practice (tryouts) AUGUST 1, 2016
    Practice 4-5 days a week at Farmington Woods Courts
    Matches at Kildaire Farm Racquet & Swim Club

MS Girls Tennis (Grades 6-8)

  • Coach TBD
  • First day of practice (tryouts) Date TBD when coach is established (plan for Aug.1)
  • Practice 4 days a week at Pullen Park or Kentwood Park

Varsity Volleyball (Grades 9-12)

  • Coach Russ Wolfinger Russ.Wolfinger@jmp.com
  • First day of practice (tryouts) AUGUST 1, 2016
  • Practice 4-5 days a week at Raleigh Campus Gymnasium
  • Coach Wolfinger has information for team camp and summer workouts
  • GRACE provides uniform top

JV Volleyball (Grades 9, 10)

  • Martha Schiltz rmrta@hotmail.com
  • First day of practice (tryouts) AUGUST 1, 2016
    Practice with Varsity 4-5 days a week at Raleigh Campus Gymnasium
    GRACE provides uniform top

MS Volleyball (Grades 6-8)

  • Coach Brittany Oxendine boxendine@gracechristian.net
  • First day of practice (tryouts) AUGUST 1, 2016
  • Practice 4 days a week at Raleigh Campus Gymnasium
  • GRACE provides uniform top
  • Developmental Team is pending for 2016 (dependent upon coaching staff & numbers)

2016 Summer Reading List

The 2016 Summer Reading List has been published just in time for the spring book fair at Barnes & Noble. Purchase your summer reading books Thursday and Friday of this week (April 21-22, 2016) or online through April 27th and bless GRACE while you prepare for next year. Turn in this Book Fair Voucher with your purchases and GRACE will receive a portion of your sales.

In addition to purchasing copies of your student’s required summer reading, you may make selections off the classroom & library wishlist and donate books to GRACE. Any purchase at Barnes & Noble (except for purchasing gift cards) will count towards our book fair proceeds.

Families near and far can go to http://BN.com/bookfair from April 21-27, 2016 and shop using the GRACE Book Fair ID 11759909 when they check out.  These purchases will help GRACE purchase more books for our library.