Elizabeth Minehart

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 7:38pm

Greensboro, NC - Alex W. Spears III Family YMCA has named Greensboro-native, Jason Tew, as Sports Director.  In this role, Tew will lead the Spears Y’s robust youth sports program, which includes baseball, basketball, flag football, soccer, volleyball, and Tae Kwon Do.

Prior to joining the YMCA, Tew taught health and physical education for Guilford County Schools for nearly two decades.  During that time, he also coached softball and volleyball on the recreation league, middle school, high school, and club/travel team levels. Tew holds a bachelor’s degree in exercise sport science from UNC-Greensboro.

“I look forward to continuing the tradition of first-rate youth sports programs at the Spears YMCA. I also hope to grow some of our programs, particularly volleyball” says Tew. In 2014, he helped start and develop the JO/club volleyball program, Carolina Spike Force, at Spears YMCA. In three years, the program has grown from four to eleven teams.

Tew resides in Greensboro with his wife, Cyndi, and daughters, Zoe and Anna.  He can be reached at jason.tew@ymcagreensboro.org or 336-387-9622.  The Alex W. Spears III Family YMCA is located at 3216 Horse Pen Creek Road in Northwest Greensboro.


About the YMCA of Greensboro

The YMCA of Greensboro was founded in 1889 with a mission to put Judeo-Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind, and body for all. Through its eight branches and YMCA Camp Weaver, the YMCA of Greensboro is strengthening the foundations of our community by offering a warm and friendly environment where people of all ages, races, faiths, beliefs, and physical and financial abilities participate in worthwhile programs and meaningful experiences that make a positive difference in their lives. For more information on the YMCA of Greensboro, please visit www.ymcagreensboro.org.