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Cougars to open season in Milledgeville

Coach Ken Bailey’s Grace Christian Academy Cougars soccer team will open their season Fri., Aug. 12, and Sat., Aug. 13, at an eight-team invitational tournament in Milledgeville.

The Cougars are led by senior center midfielder Kyle Harris.

“Kyle Harris is our only senior and he always plays at a high level,” Bailey said. “He is definitely our team leader.”

The Cougars are a very young team, overall. Harris and junior Bryce McQuaid are the only upperclassmen on the roster, which also includes eight sophomores, six freshmen and one eighth grader.

Bailey is assisted by coach Julie Harris.

Sophomore team members are Jordan Davis, Zyreese Guy, Jackson Harrell, Ben Holden, Tyler Jones, Grant McDonald, Daniel Ray and Jim Whitehead.

Representing the freshman class on the team are Anderson Bailey, Josh Carnes, Chase Harris, Austin McQuaid, Alex Ward and Brent Warr.

Eighth-grader Jack McRae rounds out the Cougars’ roster.