GRACE YOUTH SPORTS FOOTBALL 2020
7u thru 12u tackle
6u, 8u, 10u flag
Flag will be $95 per player
7u to 12u tackle $210
If you bring your own helmet $50 off fees
 
In person sign up dates at the GYF gear shed
June 19 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
June 20 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm
June 27 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm
 
Must bring a photo and copy of birth certificate to register.
 
For more info contact graceyouthfootball@gracebc.org
 
GRACE YOUTH SPORTS CHEERLEADING 2020
Register now for Fall
$100 for returning cheerleaders and $250 for new cheerleaders needing a uniform.
For more info contact graceyouthfootball@gracebc.org
 

       Grace Youth Sports Frequently Asked Questions

What is Grace Youth Sports?
Grace Youth Sports is a ministry of Grace Baptist Church, that includes Football, Basketball and Cheer for Kindergarten through Middle School.
Does my child have to attend Grace Christian Academy to play Grace Youth Sports?
A child does not have to attend Grace Christian Academy to play in Grace Youth Sports.
What is the screening process for Grace Youth Sports coaches?
Coaches complete an application and submit to a thorough background check. Coaches also complete concussion training.
When is registration?

Registration for each sport varies and will be posted on this site.

When are the practices?
Practice days and times differ with each age group. Coaches will set practice days and times. Practices will not be held on Wednesdays.
Are there any rules concerning position assignments?
There are no rules concerning position assignments. Assignments are made at the discretion of the coaches.

OUR DIRECTORS

Nathan Guy | GYS Football Commissioner
 
Nathan Guy is originally from Portage, Michigan. He is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. Nathan is married to Melody Guy, and has 3 wonderful boys, Tyson, Alex, and Parker.  Nathan works from home as a senior project manager/estimator for Abco Facility Maintenance in Staten Island, NY, overseeing commercial construction and maintenance projects around the northeast United States. Nathan has coached and been involved with the development of youth football programs for the past 6 years.
Koree Hewett | GYS Cheer Director
 
The Grace Youth Sports Cheer Director this year is Koree Hewett. She cheered at Grace Christian Academy for 6 years and graduated from GCA in 2017. She was captain her 8th and 12th grade years. Koree made the Tennessee All-State Cheerleading team her senior year. She is a 2 time UCA All-American. She cheers on the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga coed cheer team. She is also employed by Universal Cheerleading Association and has led many cheer camps.
She is excited to come lead our Grace Youth Sports cheerleaders this year!
 
Kevin Sparks | GYS Basketball Director
 
Kevin is a life-long Knoxville resident with deep roots in the local basketball community. He is a graduate of Karns High School and, along with his wife June and son Noah, is an active member of Grace Baptist Church. For most of the last 20+ years Kevin has been coaching youth sports and serving in a variety of positions in children’s ministry, coaching and teaching his oldest sons Wesley and Jacob. For the last 12 years, he served as director of a local community basketball league which typically served 450+ kids each season.