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Executive Director Report

Just because it is getting colder you should not forget buying material and equipment for the spring. Please support our corporate sponsors Greenville Turf and Tractor and Athletic Field Supply.

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It has been brought to my attention that there are discussions by certain groups that would encourage school administrators to turn in coaches who are ejected from athletic contest to the Professional Standard Commission. Coaches please try to remember that your games are an extension of the school day, and many sets of eyes are fixed on your actions.

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GACA dues are now $65.


Congratulations to the Hall of Fame inductees for 2019. Pamela Carter-Cheer, Dwight Hochstetler-Football, Matt Troutman and Dr. Aaron “Pete” Geter-Basketball, Bobby Howard-Baseball.

Special Awards was presented to: A. Nicholas Brown Jr.- Official of the Year, Tommy Palmer-“Corky” Kell Award, Alan Smith- Sam Burke Award, Phyllis Skinner- Beverly Sanders Raines Award, Hal Lamb- Dwight Keith Award, Ronnie Parson- Lee Murray Award, George Spencer-Lifetime Membership Award, Maurice Freeman- Nike Coach of the Year, John Page- Executive Director Award.

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The GACA is proud to become a partner with the Georgia Athletic Officials Association. It will be our goal to help promote information for recruitment of people interested in becoming high school referees, promoting model conduct by our coaches, and working to make the game time experience positive for the fans and officials.

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The GHSA has many difficult decisions to make each year. As executive director of the GACA I have a vote.   Please do not hesitate to contact me by phone or e-mail and voice your opinion on upcoming issues.

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The GACA wants to Congratulate one of its own…Former Executive Director of the GACA, Terry Rogers, is being inducted into the GADA Hall of Fame at this years conference. CONGRATS to Terry and his family for this well deserved honor.

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New Membership policy for school year 2019-2020. April 1, 2019-June 30, 2019 $50.00 per Coach. July 1, 2019-September 15, 2019 $55.00 per coach. After September 15, 2019 $65.00 per coach. Membership begins August 1, 2019-ends July 31, 2020.

 

 

2019 GHFCA Board Members!

The purpose of the GHFCA as a division of the GACA exist to provide a voice for Head Football Coaches and the Governance and Administration of High School Football in the State of Georgia. The GHFCA is to maintain the highest possible standards in football and the...

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GACA North South All Star Football Classic nominations are now open — NOMINATE HERE

 


 

The GACA North-South Football All- Star Classic was a great success.
Thanks to the GACA staff, coaches, players, and sponsors for making our
game the best it has ever been. The Hotel at Avalon was a first class
operation and provided a great atmosphere for our group.

A special thanks to Athletic Director Clinton Lawrence at Roswell High
School for providing an excellent facility for our games. The Forsyth
Board of Education furnished the buses, and the National Guard, Fellowship
of Christian Athletes, Roswell Touchdown Club, and Panera Bread supplied
lunches and pre-game meals for our football players and cheerleaders.

 

If you missed the 2017 All Star Football Games — you can catch them here:

Sophomore Game

Junior Game

Senior Game

 

2019 GHFCA Board Members!

The purpose of the GHFCA as a division of the GACA exist to provide a voice for Head Football Coaches and the Governance and Administration of High School Football in the State of Georgia. The GHFCA is to maintain the highest possible standards in football and the...

Join the GHFCA

The cost to join the GHFCA is $100.00 for the 2019-2020 School Year. This includes your GACA membership and all benefits provided by the GACA.   Sign up for the GHFCA today, CLICK HERE.