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THE GEORGIA ATHLETIC COACHES ASSOCIATION SUMMER CONFERENCE

Sea Palms Resort, St. Simons Island, GA
June 29  -July 1, 2017

 

  • All-Star games for Soccer, Volleyball and Lacrosse
  • Lectures for Football, Basketball, Cheerleading, Soccer, Volleyball, Lacrosse and Softball
  • Golf Tournament
  • Hospitality

Complete Details Announced Soon

 

 

 

Our Mission:

Our purpose is to provide the means by which the coaches of Georgia may improve their skills and techniques in working with the youth of our state and dedicate themselves to the highest ideals of competitive interscholastic athletes.

Join the GACA:

  • 1 Million Dollars of Liability Insurance as a Coach and Teacher
  • Your Liability Insurance travels with you at camps and practices
  • Award recognition for Region Championships and Milestone Awards
  • Participation in the GACA All Star Games as a Coach and for your Players
  • Admission into All GACA All Star Events
  • Free registration for the GACA Summer Clinic
  • Access to post job listings and job openings on our website

Announcements!

Quick notice:

All region and state winner  forms for coaches  receiving plaques are in the process of being completed.  With our busy events schedule at the end of the year, we are running behind. Sorry for the delay.

Congrats to:

HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES FOR 2016


The Georgia Athletic Coaches Association is proud to announce the names of
the five new inductees for our Hall of Fame.


Basketball- Don Richardson and Manson Hill
Football- Ed Pilcher
French Johnson
and Jimmy Dorsey

Coach Chunk Reid

  • Since 1970 Chunk Reid is the only Girls Basketball Coach Vidalia High School has ever needed.
  • All Time Winningest Girls Basketball in State of Georgia with a Record of 881-382 (70%)
  • In 47 Years he has had only 8 losing seasons
  • 25 seasons with 20 or more wins
  • 11 Region Titles
  • His teams have played in two Final Fours and finished as State Runner-up in 2010
  • Played in 33 State Tournaments (lost to eventual State Champion on 7 occasions)
  • Last 9 years his teams are 208-56 (23-6 this year)

New Membership Option Announced for Retired Coaches

GACA announced a new $30.00 dues offer to all Retired Coaches. We
know that many of you would like to stay involved with our association.
By becoming a member you can join us at our summer conference/retreat at Sea
Palms Resort on St. Simons Island June 29-July 1.

Our room rates for the  conference are $119.00 + tax. Plus, during the year we will have golf outings you can
attend and also admission to All- Star games.

Please join and keep the GACA the best coaches organization in America. If
you have any ideas for activities please let us know.

Bobby McAllister
Executive Director

Don’t forget, there is a  time limit for getting in forms for Region, State and Milestone plaques and certificates.

You only have 30 days to get your info in after your team completes their  season.

Thank You!

 

GACA MEMBERSHIP SPECIAL

Thank you for all who took advantage of the early bird special. If you haven’t received your membership card, it is being processed and will be to you soon.

If you have not joined yet, now is the time. Your membership is only $60. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

THE GEORGIA ATHLETIC COACHES ASSOCIATION SUMMER CONFERENCE

SEA PALMS RESORT, ST. SIMONS ISLAND, GEORGIA

JUNE 29-JULY 1, 2017

SEE FULL SCHEDULE OF EVENTS AND REGISTRATION INFORMATION — CLICK HERE.

ALL-STAR GAMES FOR SOCCER, VOLLEYBALL, LACROSSE

LECTURES FOR FOOTBALL, BASKETBALL, CHEERLEADING, SOCCER, VOLLEYBALL, LACROSSE
SOFTBALL

GOLF TOURNAMENT

HOSPITALITY

REGISTER FOR YOUR ROOMS:   Please call 912-434-5333 or CLICK HERE for online reservations
Tell them you are with GACA Summer Conference while booking your rooms.
The GACA Junior All Star Rosters are in the works for Volleyball, Soccer and Lacrosse!  Please contact the GACA Sports Chairperson for questions about your players and their “Player Packets” and the deadline set for June 16, 2017!

Congratulations to our All Star Coaches for the Summer Clinic

Softball

North Head Coach- David McKenna
North Assistant Coach- Ashley Summerlin
North Coordinator- Lisa Phillips
South Head Coach- Lee Kicklighter
South Assistant Coach- Mike Leverett
South Coordinator- Hannah Grossman

 

Lacrosse

North Girls Coach- Travis Pearre, South Forsyth
South Girls Coach- Kristina Mater, Kennesaw Mountain
North Boys Coach- Josh Sagel, Lambert
South Boys Coach- Pete Manderano, Kell 
Volleyball
North Coach- Brian Welsch, Central Forsyth
South Coach- Krista Wilson, Newnan
Soccer  Coaches
North  Boys- Matt Cheaves- Dalton HS and Mike Townson – Central Carrollton
South Boys- Keith Gwaltney- Thomasville HS and Jordan Breit- Lowndes HS
 
North  Girls- Jed Lacey – Dawson
South  Girls- Michael Heitzman- Fitzgerald HS and Catherine Lovin- Columbus HS

Nominate a FOOTBALL PLAYER for All Stars HERE

GACA has launched a new website with a much improved JOBS LISTING area for our coaches. Any listing you may have had on the old site is no longer active. It is a simple procedure to get your listings back on the site.

1) Go to our new JOBS LISTING page by clicking HERE.

 

2) Create your own username and password so you will be in total control of the listings for your school. You will be able to edit, delete and add at any time.

 

3) Fill out the appropriate information on the form and SUBMIT

 

4) Once your submission has been approved, it will automatically appear on the site and you will receive notification of its approval.

 

5) All coaches interested in the position will be able to respond directly to you, they will be able to upload resumes and photos as well. This will hopefully help you in making decisions quickly and easily.

If you are having a camp(s) this year, it is very IMPORTANT to read this notification:

Participant Accident Insurance Notice

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Questions?

Hi, I’m Tracie and I am looking forward to answering any questions you may have about GACA.

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