Baseball

WELCOME TO GRACE ATHLETICS. THIS IS COUGAR BASEBALL.

Athletics
Varsity Baseball
Junior Varsity Baseball
Middle School Baseball

Varsity Baseball

The goal of the GCS baseball program is to integrate our faith in Jesus Christ into everything we do as part of the baseball program. We seek to develop character, camaraderie, skills, and great work habits.We will honor God by displaying the talents he has given us through our intensity, competitiveness, and unwavering character.

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Wesley Johnston

Mathematics, Football & Varsity Baseball Coach

Wesley Johnston

Mathematics, Football & Varsity Baseball Coach

M.Ed., Lamar University

Wes joined Grace Community School in 2021. He received his bachelor’s degree in secondary education math and a minor in religion from East Texas Baptist University. He later attended Lamar University, receiving a master’s degree in educational administration. Wes has eight years of experience, having served in many roles, including administration, teacher, and coach at both Gladewater High School and Brownsboro High School. Coach Johnston and his wife, Miranda, have two sons, Hudson and Knox, and a dog, Dixie. He loves to hang out with his family, coach, and ride his motorcycle.

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Chris Jones

Bible, Football & Baseball Coach

Chris Jones

Bible, Football & Baseball Coach

Coach Jones joined the Grace Community School in 2022. He has an extensive coaching career, including Allen High School, Decatur High School, and Prestwood Christian Academy. He has an undergraduate and master’s degree from the University of North Texas.

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Steve Spitzer

Football & Baseball Coach

Steve Spitzer

Football & Baseball Coach

Coach Spitzer joined the GCS baseball staff in 2008. He served four years as the middle school assistant coach and head coach from 2012 to 2016. In 2017, he assumes the varsity assistant coaching position. Time flies when you’re having fun! Coach Spitzer graduated from Baylor Law School. He and his wife, Trish, have four sons:  Jacob (GCS Class of 2013), Jonny (Class of 2015), Josh (Class of 2017), and Joseph (Class of 2020). The family attends Grace Community Church.

Junior Varsity Baseball

The goal of the GCS baseball program is to integrate our faith in Jesus Christ into everything we do as part of the baseball program. We seek to develop character, camaraderie, skills, and great work habits.We will honor God by displaying the talents he has given us through our intensity, competitiveness, and unwavering character.

NEWS

CALENDAR

View Calendar
Read Bio

Wesley Johnston

Mathematics, Football & Varsity Baseball Coach

Wesley Johnston

Mathematics, Football & Varsity Baseball Coach

M.Ed., Lamar University

Wes joined Grace Community School in 2021. He received his bachelor’s degree in secondary education math and a minor in religion from East Texas Baptist University. He later attended Lamar University, receiving a master’s degree in educational administration. Wes has eight years of experience, having served in many roles, including administration, teacher, and coach at both Gladewater High School and Brownsboro High School. Coach Johnston and his wife, Miranda, have two sons, Hudson and Knox, and a dog, Dixie. He loves to hang out with his family, coach, and ride his motorcycle.

Middle School Baseball

The goal of the GCS baseball program is to integrate our faith in Jesus Christ into everything we do as part of the baseball program. We seek to develop character, camaraderie, skills, and great work habits.We will honor God by displaying the talents he has given us through our intensity, competitiveness, and unwavering character.

NEWS

CALENDAR

View Calendar
Read Bio

Wesley Johnston

Mathematics, Football & Varsity Baseball Coach

Wesley Johnston

Mathematics, Football & Varsity Baseball Coach

M.Ed., Lamar University

Wes joined Grace Community School in 2021. He received his bachelor’s degree in secondary education math and a minor in religion from East Texas Baptist University. He later attended Lamar University, receiving a master’s degree in educational administration. Wes has eight years of experience, having served in many roles, including administration, teacher, and coach at both Gladewater High School and Brownsboro High School. Coach Johnston and his wife, Miranda, have two sons, Hudson and Knox, and a dog, Dixie. He loves to hang out with his family, coach, and ride his motorcycle.

Read Bio

Chris Jones

Bible, Football & Baseball Coach

Chris Jones

Bible, Football & Baseball Coach

Coach Jones joined the Grace Community School in 2022. He has an extensive coaching career, including Allen High School, Decatur High School, and Prestwood Christian Academy. He has an undergraduate and master’s degree from the University of North Texas.