• Mr. Gryder- HPE Department Chair

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    HPE Department Head

    Currently, Teaching Advanced PE, 10th Grade Physical Education, Driver Education & THS Behind-The-Wheel Instructor

    My name is Dave Gryder and this is my 26th year teaching in Loudoun County Public Schools. I graduated from Longwood University with a B.S in Health, Driver Education, and Physical Education K-12.  I have also earned a Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instructional Technology from George Mason University. In the Summer of 2020, I  completed my Administration & Supervision K-12 Endorsement through Longwood University.  I am currently the Head Girls Soccer Coach at Tuscarora H.S while also serving as the HPE Department Head. 

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    Tuscarora High School- 2011-Current

    Coaching Bio and Awards:

    Tusacora High School- Head Girls Soccer Coach- 2018-Current

    Tucarora High School - Head Boys Soccer Coach- 2010-2017

    2022- State Runner Up/ Region  4C Champion/ Dulles District Regular Season Champions- Dulles Disstrict / Region Coach of Year-

    18-4-1 Record

    2018- Regional Qualifier, 10-5-3 Record

    2017- Potomac District Champions, Regional Finalist, State Semi-Finalist

    Coach of Year- Potomac District

    2015- Potomac District Tournament Champions, Regional Champions, State Semi-Finalists 14-6-1 Record,     2015- Regional Coach of the Year, LoCo Coach of Year

    2014- Regional Semi-Finalist  15-5 Season Record 

    2013- Dulles District Champions, Tournament Champions, Region II Runner-Ups, State Semi-Finalist - 20-2-2 Record, Dulles District Coach of the Year 2012 -State Final Runner-Ups, 2012 Region II Champions

    2012 -Dulles District Tournament Champions, Co-Regular Season Champions 2012 -Region II Coach of Year

    2011- State Quarter-Finalist,2011 -Region II Runner-Ups,

    Region II Coach of the Year 2011

     Potomac Falls High School Boy's Soccer Team- Head Varsity Coach

    2010 Dulles District Tournament Co-Champs

    2010 Region II Runner-Ups

    2010 State Quarter-Finalist

    2002-2010 Head Boys Soccer Coach

    2009- AA State Championship Runner-Ups, Region II Champions,

    Dulles District Tournament Champions

    2009- Loudoun Washington Post Coach of Year- Boy's Soccer

    2007- All-Met Spring Boys Soccer Coach Of Year-Washington Post

    2007- Dulles District Champions, Region II Champions, State Quarter Finals

    2006- AA State Coach of Year, Region II, Dulles District,

    Loudoun- Washington Post Coach of Year

    2006- State AA Champions- 23-0-1, Region II Champions 2006,

    Dulles District Regular Season/ Tournament Champions

    2005- Dulles District Coach of Year, Region II Coach of Year

    State Finals Semi-Finalist AA,

    Dulles District Regular Season & Tournament Champs, Region II Champs -2005

    Head Soccer Coach- Park View High School- Boy's 1997- 2001

    Loudoun- Washington Post Coach of Year -2001