Grassfield Athletics

Athletic Director:    Matt Puryear
      Athletic Trainers: –  Jacob Moscowitz LAT ATC and Rachel Bible, MAT, LAT, ATC

      VHSL South Eastern District

      Student Handbook – Athletics Info

      Athletic Physical Form

       Please see the district athletic page for important Covid information

Grassfield High School Athletics – Tickets, Schedules, and Live streaming
Sporting Event Tickets – Tickets for all Chesapeake Public Schools sporting events can now be purchased online at (Not .com).  Students may purchase a “Student Pass” at GoFan for $20 that will allow them access to all home and away games at Chesapeake middle school and high school sporting events.  Parents can purchase a “Parent Pass” at GoFan for $40 that will allow them access to all home and away from Chesapeake middle school and high school sporting events.  These passes cannot be used in other cities or at playoff games.  Tickets and passes are accessible and redeemed using your smartphone.  There is a service fee charged by GoFan for all tickets and passes.
1.  Go to (not .com)
2.  Type in Chesapeake Public Schools (you are purchasing from CPS, not Grassfield HS)
3.  Choose Student or Parent Pass
*NOTE: Passes are good for all Chesapeake City regular-season sports events at the high school and middle school levels.  They are good for the entire year, not just a season.  They cannot be used for region and state playoffs or when Chesapeake teams are competing in other cities.
Use this link:
Watch the Games Live – All Grassfield High School sporting events that take place at Carolyn F. Bernard Stadium or Grassfield’s gymnasium can now be live-streamed through the NFHS Network.  Go to NFHS Network and set up your monthly or annual subscription and watch the varsity football and volleyball games this fall, basketball games this winter, and boys and girls soccer this spring.

Grassfield High School Sports Schedules – Want to know who’s playing and when?  Go to, click on Grassfield and you’ll find all the fall, winter, and spring sports schedules listed.  Sign up for the app using your smartphone to receive updates on schedule changes and postponements.

Athletic Updates & Information

NOTE:  Signing/Commitment Day Ceremony
Due the recent formatting and schedule for the Region 6A spring sports playoffs, several of the athletes who are committing will miss our “Signing/Commitment Day Ceremony” on Wednesday, May 24th.  With that being said, we are moving the date and time of the ceremony to Thursday, May 25th at 3:00 p.m. – same location – Grassfield Gymnasium.
Spring Sports Recognition Ceremony – Wednesday, June 7th – 7:00 p.m.
All spring sports athletes that finish their season in good standing are invited to the Spring Sports Recognition Ceremony along with their family on Wednesday, June 7th at 7:00 p.m. here at Grassfield High School.  Letters, pins, and awards will be given out at this event.  Appropriate attire is requested.



Spring Sports
BASEBALL Varsity Coach: Mr. Gary Spedden
JV Coach: Brett Sutryk
SOCCER Boys’ Varsity Coach: Mr. Bradley Killenbeck
Boys’ JV Coach: Taekwon Hodges
Girls’ Varsity Coach: Mr. Kevin Ellis

Girls’ JV Coach: TBD
SOFTBALL Varsity Coach: Mr. Leroy Bohn
JV Coach: Ms. Marley McCarthy
TENNIS Boys’ Coach: Mr. Stephen Cutchin
Girls’ Coach: Collin Ward
TRACK Boys’ Head Coach: Mr. Leroy Harper
Girls’ Head Coach: Mr. James Nixon
Assistant Coach: Mr. Mike Sauer
Assistant Coach: Ms. Brittney James
WEIGHT TRAINING Coach: Joseph Jones




Fall Sports
CHEER Varsity Coach: Ms. Dusti Harrell
JV Coach: Ms. Zoe Deuel
Assistant Coach: Ms. Jen Tashjian
CROSS COUNTRY Coach: Mr. Mike Sauer
Assistant Coach: Ms. Kerry McNamara
FIELD HOCKEY Varsity Coach: Marley McCarthy
JV Coach: Torey Fletcher
FOOTBALL Varsity Coach: Joseph Jones
JV Coach: Mr. James Reid
Assistant Coaches:

Leroy Harper
James Nixon
Lavon Bradshaw
Robert Hauiesen
Jah Mar Joel
Rodney Johnson
Jeff Leckrone
GOLF Coach: Mr. Bret Lieberman
VOLLEYBALL Boys’ Varsity Coach: Mr. William McConnell
Girls’ Varsity Coach: Ms. Robin Smith
Girls’ JV Coach: TBD




Winter Sports
BASKETBALL Boys’ Varsity Coach: Erik Johnson
Boys’ JV Coach: Mr. Lafayette Smith
Girls’ Varsity Coach: Mr. Alan Jones

Girls’ JV Coach: Mr. Carnell Bloomfield
CHEER Coach: Ms. Zoe Deuel
GYMNASTICS Coach: Kelley Williams
INDOOR TRACK Boys’ Coach: Mr. Leroy Harper
Girls’ Coach: Mr. James Nixon
Assistant Coaches Mr. Mike Sauer
Ms. Brittney James
SWIM & DIVE Coach: Mr. Eric Henniker
WRESTLING Coach: Patrick Shuler
Assistant Coach: Chris Buckner
WEIGHT TRAINING Coach: Joseph Jones

 Parent/Player Acknowledgement Form

GFHS Student Athletics Parent/Student Formsgrassfield grizzlies thanks our sponsor Wendys. 636 Grassfield pkwy

Parent Media Release Form
CPS Sportsmanship Pledge
CPS Concussion Info Form
CHKD Medical Release Form
Page 4 of VHSL Physical Form
GFHS Social Media Guidelines Form

Core Course GPA  

We are pleased to inform you that Grassfield High School provides access to, a web-based software program, available to all Grassfield High School student-athletes and their parents/guardians free of charge. Please see the attached letter for athletes.

Candid Photography – Sports team photo information

Candid Color Photography posts all sports individual and team images on our website. Only those athletes that take a picture with the photographer will have an image available for viewing and purchase. Below are the three ordering options:

Prepay ONLINE at

  • Click Sports Portraits

  • Enter SMPREPAY

  • Follow the on-screen instructions.

  • Return the order form and online order receipt to the photographer.

  • Note: Prepay is only available BEFORE the school’s scheduled picture day. Those that use it after picture day will see delays with their order.

Prepay at the camera…

  • You should have received paper order forms via courier or UPS. Coaches should distribute these to all athletes.

  • Athletes will follow the instructions on the order form.

  • Order forms with payment should be returned to the photographer.

On Picture Day…We request all athletes participate so we take a picture of every subject. Please make sure your coaches alert athletes to attend and take a picture. Athletes that do not take a picture will not have an image for parents to purchase.

After Picture Day…Pictures will be available to purchase online for those that did not order in advance. Allow about four weeks after photo day to be posted.


  • Go to

  • Click on Sports Portraits

  • Enter your Access Code:  GFHSM23

  • Follow the on-screen instructions to order your team and/or individual photos.