Jason Grace enters his second year as Earlham’s head men’s lacrosse coach in 2017-18.
After spending the 2016-17 academic year recruiting, Grace will lead the Quakers in their first season competing in the Ohio River Lacrosse Conference (ORLC) in 2017-18.
Grace comes to Earlham from Anne Arundel Community College (Md.) where he served as head men’s lacrosse coach for two seasons. Grace managed all aspects of the program while also developing alumni and local business support for the program. He was honored with the Maryland Junior College Coach of the Year award in 2015 and the NJCAA Region XX Coach of the Year in 2015 and 2016.
No stranger to the HCAC or the ORLC, Grace spent two seasons as an assistant men’s lacrosse coach at Hanover College. While at Hanover, he assisted the head coach in all aspects of coaching, recruiting, and administering an NCAA Division III varsity men’s lacrosse program.
Grace also has experience at the NCAA Division I club level having spent one season as an assistant coach at Oregon State University and as a head coach at the high school level at Central York High School in York, Pa.
Grace graduated from York College of Pennsylvania in 2004 with a degree in sports management. He went on to earn a master’s degree from Ohio University in 2016.
He and his wife Stephanie reside in Indianapolis.