Coaches

Men's Varsity Head Coach - Bruce Wade     Send email
Bruce WadeCoach Wade has been at Walton since the Fall of 2002. He received a Bachelor's Degree from Western Illinois University in 1991 and a Master's in Education from Auburn University in 1994. He played Soccer at Western Illinois University 1987 – 1991. His coaching experience includes, Shaw High School 1996 – 2001 where he took his team to two State Semi-Finalist Appearances (AAAA). He also coached the Buena Vista University Men & Women from 2001 – 2002. He has also coached Girl’s ODP teams (1999 – 2001). In 2017, Coach Wade led the Raiders to the Region 4-AAAAAAA Championship and the Georgia State Semi-Finals. He holds USSF "A", NATIONAL YOUTH, and NSCAA PREMIER LICENSES.
Women’s Varsity Head Coach – Jason Page     Send email
 Jason PageCoach Page is in his first year as a Walton Raider. Coach Page played for numerous clubs in Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Georgia. Played High School Soccer for Cedar Shoals in Athens, GA and finished his club career at Athens United. He played soccer at Berry College 1989-1990 and Georgia Southern 1991. Coaching experience includes several years at the club level, seven years in the Sprayberry High School women’s program; 2 as a community coach, 2 as a varsity assistant, and 3 as the head coach. In his first year as head coach the women’s team qualified for the playoffs for the first time in 15 years. Coach Page holds a USSF “D” license. A graduate of Kennesaw State University 2007, he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in social studies education and teaches social studies.
Men's Junior Varsity Head Teacher Coach - Matt Edelstein
Coach Edelstein is in his first year with the Walton Soccer program.
Men's Junior Varsity Head Community Coach - Jimmy Priest
Coach Priest is starting his first year with the Walton Soccer program as the Men's JV Coach. He has been a soccer coach since 2003 at the Classic, Athena & High School Varsity levels. He holds the following licenses - USSF B, NSCAA Advanced National, National GK & the National Youth License.
Men's Assistant Coach & Goalkeeper Coach - Jeff Hunt
Coach Hunt joins us for his first year as a Walton Soccer Coach. He will assist both Men's teams as well as work as the goalkeeper coach.
Women's Assistant Coach – Brad Smith
 Brad SmithCoach Smith is in his second year with the Walton Soccer Program. He grew up in Perry, GA and graduated from Perry High School in 2008 where he played soccer under Sam Said. He played two years at Gordon College under Scott Henderson before transferring to Reinhardt University where he played for Dan Farnham and graduated with Bachelor's of Science in Sports Management in 2013. Coach Brad also completed his MBA with a concentration in Marketing from Brenau University. Coach Brad has coached soccer various ages since 2011. He obtained his USSF Class “D” National Youth License in July 2012 and his Coerver Youth Diploma in January 2015. He has previously coached at Sequoyah High School and Milton High School. Brad has also coached at Southern Soccer Academy and most recently at NASA-Tophat. He had great success coaching the Walton Women's JV team in 2021 and he looks forward to continued success this year!
Women's Assistant Coach - Dawn Camp
Coach Camp is joining the Walton soccer program for her first year as an assistant coach to the women's teams.