Grant Williams is the Linebackers coach for Rise Football. He is a
Puyallup native. He graduated from Rogers HS in 2008. The Tacoma News
Tribune selected him to its All-State team asa linebacker. After high
school he played football for Eastern Washington University. He helped
lead EWU to the DIvision 1 AA Championship game. He a 2x Big Sky
2010 FCS National Champ, and an All Big Sky Selection.
Williams has Coached LBs at University of Puget Sound and coached
baseball and football for Timberline High School.
He believes the game of football is a metaphor of life. It is tough,
demands discipline and builds character. He states “It is my duty as a
coach to help guide young athletes and challenge them in all of these
aspects in hopes for them to grow as an athlete and most importantly
as an individual”
He recently married his wife Courtney.