Coach Duckworth will be in his second
season as coach for the Junior Varsity program. Jerry is a graduate of Northern
Michigan University with a B.A. in education. He received his M.A. from Grand
Valley in secondary education. He currently teaches social studies and physical
education for NorthPointe Christian High School in Grand Rapids. He has been
teaching for 24 years. Jerry brings 23 years of coaching experience to our
staff this season. He has coached the last 12 years at NorthPointe Christian
High School. Highlights during that time include 141 wins, making the State Finals
in 2000, three District Championships, and three River Valley Conference
Championships. Jerry has earned his NSCAA Regional Diploma and his E License.
He has been married for 25 years to his wife, Kathleen, and has three kids:
Josh, Joy, and Anna. Jerry enjoys bow hunting, kayaking, fly-fishing and
camping when he is not on the soccer field.