Football

 

GMS 2017-18 Football Schedule


DATE TIME HOME AWAY LOCATION
9/7/2017 5:30pm Gettys Wren Easley
9/14/2017 5:30pm Liberty Gettys Liberty
9/21/2017 5:30pm Pickens Gettys Pickens
9/28/2017 6:00pm McCants 8th Gettys Old McCants
10/5/2017 6:00pm Gettys RA 8th Easley
10/12/2017 5:30pm Glenview 8th Gettys TL Hanna
10/19/2017 5:30pm Gettys Seneca Easley
10/26/2017 6:00pm Gettys RC Edwards Easley
11/2/2017   BYE    

 

 

Gettys Football Information

COACH CONTACTS:

  • Head Coach: Twon Austin at 397-3983 and leeaustin@pickens.k12.sc.us
  • Assistant Coach: Mike Adams at 397-4013
  • Assistant Coach: Ron Cadorette at 397-3976

PLAYER REQUIREMENT: If you make the team . . .

  • Gettys provides this football equipment: helmet, shoulder pads, practice pants, pads to go in pants, a mouthpiece, and game uniform.
  • Players will be required to purchase designated game cleats, socks, 5-pad integrated girdle, and belt.
  • Practice every day after school: stretching will begin at 3:30, practice from 4-6pm.
  • Players are required to follow the school and team discipline policies at all times.
  • Players are subject to practice on Fridays after school.
  • Players are required to stay after school on game days (pre-game meals).
  • All games are scheduled for Thursdays and some Wednesdays.

TEAM GOALS: In order and cannot be out of balance

  • Academic success: Excellent students who realize there are no shortcuts to success.
  • Life success: Character development in order to be productive young men outside of the classroom (B.R.E.A.K.E.R.S. philosophy).
  • Football success: Practices with the purpose to improve each day.
  • Learn to have fun.
  • Win each game.
  • Win CHAMPIONSHIP!

PLAYER PARENT ASSISTANCE:

  • We provide pre-game meals for all 8 games (If parents know of any local restaurants, who can donate meals, please let us know).
  • Parents will be asked to coordinate and serve pre-game meals.
  • Player parents/guardians/adults will be asked to work the chains at home games only. We will have a sign-up sheet for each home game.
  • Parents will be asked to assist with fundraising activities or submit ideas for fundraising opportunities.