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- The GACA Today!
- Positive Athlete Nominations
- All Star Spirit Squad Nominations now open.
- Lee Murray State Weightlifting Competition
- JOBS LISTINGS area opens
- Participant Accident Insurance Notice
UPDATE ON THE SUMMER CONFERENCE
Due to damage from the hurricane last fall, Sea Palms Resort at St. Simons
has started a remodeling project. Management informed me January 9th that
we must relocate the Lee Murray Golf and the Summer Conference for 2018.
We will keep the membership updated on the progress we make in rescheduling
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If you missed the All Star Football Games — you can catch them here:
2017 All State Softball winners announced – CLICK HERE
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
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.
Your All-Star Spirit Squad Nomination form is now available.
GACA Lee Murray 5A, 6A & 7A State Weight Meet
WHERE: Statesboro High School (Old Gym)
WHEN: MARCH 3, 2018—10am (Weigh in from 8:30- 9:45)
ENTRY FEE: $200 for a team of 10 or more. If you bring less than 10, its $15 per lifter
REGISTRATION: ENTRY DUE BY FEBURARY 23, 2018
David NeSmith: (912) 481-8047 or email@example.com
Jeff Kaiser: (912) 455-5051 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Bench Press & Power Clean Max
Participants will only be allowed 3 lifts per event
Teams limited to 30 members with no more than 3 athletes participating in each weight class.
8:30- 9:30 – Weigh in / Warm-up (Please be on time)
9:30- Judges meeting
10:00- Competition Begins
Team Trophies will be based on Number of schools participating
Points will be given to top 6 places
Medals will be given to top 3 places in each weight class per classification
Lee Murray Award- Most Total Weight Lifted
Strength/Weight Ratio Award
TEAM SCORING: 1st place-10 points, 2nd place-8 points, 3rd place-6 points, 4th place-4 points, 5th place-2 points, 6th place-1 point
DRESS: All athletes are to be dressed in proper weight lifting attire, t-shirt- preferably with team logo, shorts & tennis shoes.
Bring your own weight belts
No knee wraps, wrist wraps, gloves or accessories that may aid the lifter.
Exceptions will be knee braces approved by physicians
No body suits, wraps, braces, unless accompanied by a Doctor’s note
ADMISSION: $3.00 for spectators
1.) T-shirts will be on sale for $10 (s-3xl)
2.) Concession stand for all participants
3.) Hospitality room open to all coaches
* Coaches fill out this sheet by Thur. March 1st.
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:
Hi, I’m Tracie and I am looking forward to answering any questions you may have about GACA.