Scott Walstra can be credited with a few others with bringing Grace back to athletics in the NCCAA. Twice named the District Coach of the Year, Scott’s team 1981 captured the league championship for the first time in 18 years.
As the school’s Athletic Director, Scott introduced women’s sports to Grace. Two of Scott’s players were inducted into the 2009 Hall of Fame with him. Scott ranks 2nd on the all time win list for basketball coaches with 88 wins. Scott is well known in the Grand Rapids area for his picture in the GR Press following his win against Grand Rapids Baptist (now Cornerstone University) his alma mater.
Scott coached men’s basketball from 1978 to 1986.
After leaving Grace Scott has remained in education and coaching. He is married to his high school sweetheart Cindy, and they have a son, Tyler.