Athletics

Eagles in State Tournament Play

EVERY GRACE spring varsity sports team made the playoffs this season! Come out and cheer on the Eagles as they conclude the 2017 season! This page will be updated as the Eagles advance in the state tournaments.

Tuesday, May 9th

  • #9 seeded Varsity Baseball vs. #16 Coastal Christian
  • #11 seeded Varsity Boys Tennis @ #6 Cary Christian
  • #4 seeded MS Softball @ #1 Franklin Academy (CAMSC Playoffs)
  • MS Track Meet @ Cary Academy (CAMSC MS Track/Field Championship)

Saturday, May 13th

  • #1 seeded Varsity Girls Soccer vs. winner of round 1 & 2

Monday, May 15th & 16th

  • NCISAA 2A Golf State Match @ Southern Pines (Mid South Golf Club)

Friday, May 19th & 20th

  • NCISAA 2A Track & Field State Meet @ Campbell University

 

2017 Fall Sports Interest Meetings

Below are our 2017 Fall Sport Interest Meetings taking place in the next few weeks. These meetings are for both parents and students who are interested in participating in a Fall Sport for the 2017 season. We will be conducting Fall Sport Sign-Ups for students during lunch starting next week. 

The Fall Sport Season officially starts July 31, 2017. We will be sending out more detailed Fall Sport information before the school year ends. 

TIME: 3:30pm – 4:15pm (Could end sooner than 4:15pm)

LOCATION: 1101 7-12 Campus

WEDNESDAY MAY 10

  • JV & V Volleyball – Teen Center
  • MS Volleyball – Walker Conference Room
  • V & MS Coed Cross Country – Room #137 Nielsen
  • MS Boys Soccer – Room #114 Fairchild

WEDNESDAY MAY 17

  • MS Girls Tennis – Room #114 Fairchild
  • V Boys Soccer – Room #133 Pibl
  • JV & V Football – Activity Building
  • V Cheerleading – Teen Center
 

JV Volleyball and JV Football participants are still encouraged to go to the varsity interest meeting while we are in the hiring process for a Head Coach.

VG Tennis participants will not have an interest meeting but are encouraged to SIGN-UP during lunch. We are still in the hiring process for a Head Coach.

If you know of a possible candidate that would be interested in a Coaching position for the FALL 2017 Season, we are still hiring for the following positions: (please email dterris@gracechristian.net) or have them visit our online application link. https://www.applitrack.com/gracechristian/onlineapp/default.aspx?Category=Athletics

  • Head VG Tennis Coach
  • Head JV Volleyball Coach
  • Head JV Football Coach
  • Head MS Volleyball Orange (B) Team Coach
  • Assistant MS Coed Cross Country Coach

2017 Homecoming Planning Meeting

Homecoming festivities will be held the week of September 25th-30th, include many events, and require many volunteers.

If you are interested in being a part of next fall’s homecoming activities, please attend a Homecoming Planning Meeting on Thursday, May 18th from 1:30-2:30pm in the Walker Conference Room on the 1101 Buck Jones Road Campus.

Talon Elite & Coaches Dinner

On April 5th, the GRACE Athletic Department and the Eagles Club hosted a Coaches Appreciation & Talon Elite Members dinner. Dinner included special“Talon Elite” appetizers provided by GRACE’s tailgate king, Jay Davis. Guests enjoyed keynote speaker Chris Corchiani (former NBA and NC State basketball player), a recognition of the GRACE coaches, and the Oreo cooking challenge (which was won by middle school country coach Jason Tischer).