Football Announcements: Have you heard the good news? Gettys Middle School will be adding 7th grade sport teams to football, basketball and volleyball next year. We will have separate 7th grade teams with their own schedules and games in addition to having 8th grade teams. 

Football Begins August 1!
7th & 8th grade teams: August 1, 6:00-8:00 PM on Brice Field. Players attending football practice August 1 to August 10 should wear or bring t-shirt, shorts, cleats, and sneakers.

GMS 2019 Football Schedule-8th Grade

9/12/2019 5:30 pm Gettys  Wren Easley High 
9/19/2019 5:30pm Liberty Gettys Liberty High
9/26/2019 5:30pm Pickens Gettys Pickens High
10/03/2019 6:00pm McCants Gettys TL Hannah High
10/10/2019 5:30pm Gettys Robert Anderson Westside High
10/16/2019 6:00pm Glenview Gettys TL Hannah High
10/24/2019 5:30pm Gettys Seneca Easley High
10/31/2019 6:00pm Gettys RC Edwards Easley High
11/07/2019   BYE    


GMS 2019 Football Schedule-7th Grade

9/5/2018 6:00 pm RC Edwards Gettys Daniel High
9/12/2018 6:00pm Seneca Gettys Seneca High
9/19/2018 6:00pm Glenview Gettys TL Hanna
9/26/2018 5:30pm Gettys Robert Anderson Easley High
10/3/2018 6:00pm Gettys McCants Easley High

Other games TBA  



Gettys Football Information


  • Head Coach: Twon Austin at 397-3983 and
  • Assistant Coach: Mike Adams at 397-4013
  • Assistant Coach: Dshaune Hemmingway 397-3981

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.


  • 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.


  • 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.