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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!

 

 

 

HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES FOR 2017

The Georgia Athletic Coaches Association Hall of Fame Committee met in
Dalton, Georgia on Monday November 13th to select the 2018 inductees. Four
coaches will be inducted on June 2, 2018 at the Dalton Convention Center.

Football- Dave Hunter
Basketball- Chunk Reid
Baseball- David McDonald
Wrestling- Marty Hutsell

NOTICES:

The GACA sends prayers to the family of Coach Richard Fendley.

 

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.

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

 

 

 We are excited to announce that the 2017-18 Positive Athlete Nominations Window is now officially OPEN!
Last year close to 5,000 student athletes and coaches representing over 400 different schoolsfrom across Georgia were nominated.
$25,000 in college scholarships were awarded last year, so be sure to nominate your favorite high school student athletes and coaches that embody the “Seven Definitions of a Positive Athlete!”
All you have to do to nominate is fill out the form right here: NOMINATE HERE
Thank you for being a supporter of Positive Athlete.

 

 

 

 

 

Coaches:

Your All-Star Spirit Squad Nomination form is now available.

NOMINATE HERE

CALLING ALL LAX COACHES–

 

A great opportunity for lacrosse coaches coming to Charlotte N.C. in December. BSN SPORTS IS hosting a coaching clinic where some of the greatest minds in lacrosse are coming to talk lacrosse, great for all levels!

 

Highlighted by Legendary Duke University Head Coach, John Danowski who will kick things off Friday afternoon..

Day two will be jump started by one of the best goalies in the world and youngest head lacrosse coach in history, John Galloway..

These two will be joined by a tremendous group of speakers who will be presenting a variety of lacrosse topics throughout the event..

 

Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to get dialed in for the upcoming season! This regional event will have it all – lacrosse education, raffles, giveaways and coaching socials.. Register and get more information via the link below – spots are limited, so don’t wait!

 

Register HERE – Regional Lacrosse Coaching Conference

Hibbetts

 The Atlanta Falcons are excited to announce many new and exciting programs we are offering high school football teams for this upcoming season. In an effort to grow and support high school football throughout the state of Georgia, we have many opportunities exclusively for you and your programs.

 

Each of the opportunities are listed below with their application links and deadlines. Feel free to let me know if you have any questions!

 

Atlanta Falcons High School Football Flag Crew

  • The selected high school football team will hold two giant Falcons flags on the field at Mercedes-Benz Stadium during Atlanta Falcons player and team introductions in front of 70,000 fans
  • One high school football program will be selected each home Falcons game
  • Immediately following holding the flags, the high school football team will stand on the field for the National Anthem with Atlanta Falcons players on live TV
  • Enjoy a catered meal pregame in an exclusive room in the stadium
  • Hear from notable speakers prior to the start of the game
  • Receive a tour of the brand new Mercedes-Benz Stadium
  • Post kickoff, enjoy the game with complimentary tickets!
  • To be considered for this opportunity, apply herehttp://atlfal.co.nz/2weBRNQ
  • ROLLING APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED AUGUST 18-DECEMBER 20

 

Atlanta Falcons Rise Up and Share Ticket Program

  • High school football programs will be randomly selected to receive complimentary tickets to an Atlanta Falcons home game this upcoming season
  • To be considered for this opportunity, apply herehttp://atlfal.co.nz/2ugPAz2
  • ROLLING APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED AUGUST 18-DECEMBER 20

 

 

Atlanta Falcons Power Player presented by Georgia Power

  • One high school male or female student-athlete will be selected each Atlanta Falcons home game (regular season) to be an Atlanta Falcons Power Player
  • Selection is based on the varsity student-athlete’s demonstration of strong leadership skills both on and off the field. This program encourages these student-athletes to continue to be leaders in their communities.
  • The winning student-athlete will receive tickets to that week’s game, pregame sideline passes, lead the Atlanta Falcons team out of the tunnel during team introductions and a $500 grant.
  • To nominate a male or female high school student-athlete (any sport), click herehttp://atlfal.co.nz/2btj84K
  • ROLLING NOMINATIONS ACCEPTED AUGUST 18-DECEMBER 20

 

SAVE THE DATE! The Atlanta Falcons Georgia High School Football Reception presented by Daktronics will beSaturday, December 9 in the evening at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. This is for Georgia High School Head Football Coaches only. This is the night of the Georgia High School Football State Championship Games at the stadium.

 

Please feel free to reach out with any questions about any of these programs. Thank you for all you to do for the youth and the game of football in your communities. Best of luck to your teams in the upcoming football season!

 
AMANDA DINKEL
Community Relations Manager
Atlanta Falcons

Office: 470.341.4266 Cell: 678.371.1629
Web: AtlantaFalcons.com  MercedesBenzStadium.com
Twitter: @FalconsCR

 

 

 

 

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.