Crest High School welcomes Coach Jessica Brunson as the new Head Varsity Women’s Basketball Coach. Coach Brunson is a native of Stone Mountain, Ga and played college basketball for Valdosta State University in Valdosta, Ga as well as Southern Polytechnic State University in Marietta, Ga.
After graduating , Coach Brunson started her coaching career at Wheeler High School. Over a 6 year period, she played a valuable role in assisting the Lady Wildcats to 3 state back to back to back playoff appearances. In the Spring of 2014, she joined the Lady Jackets staff at Sprayberry High School where she and the coaching staff put together 2 consecutive winning season’s.
Over her 9 year coaching career she has helped numerous players land basketball scholarships from small Junior colleges, to NAIA programs, Division II and Division I programs.
Coach Brunson’s comments “First, I want to express my gratitude for the opportunity I have been given. I am excited to be joining the Chargers family. I can’t wait to get into the gym with the young ladies and begin the process to creating great players on and off the court. I have high goals for this season and with the help of the players, coaches, staff and community we will be successful.”