Reggie Terry – Manager
Reggie has been the Grays’ manager since 2015. Reggie is a veteran of the Ripken League, having spent three seasons as an Assistant Coach for the Bethesda Big Train prior to coming to DC. In his years with the Grays, Reggie has seen five Grays alums selected in the MLB Amatuer Draft, and many more former Grays signed to professional contracts with MLB franchises.
Reggie attended Norfolk State University in Norfolk, VA and he played in every game as an outfielder from 1991 through 1995. During his college playing career, he achieved various honors – Freshman of the Year, Sophomore of Year, Tournament MVPs, First Team selections, All-Region, and All-State. He was also selected as the Player of the Year with the Joe Echols Award. At the time of graduation, Terry led the Spartans in 12 of 15 career offensive hitting categories.
After hitting 17 home runs during his senior season at Norfolk State, he was signed by the Texas Rangers organization. Unfortunately, his playing career was cut short due to severe leg injury.
Reggie and his wife, Mikki’, live in Woodbridge, Virginia along with their two sons Tre’ and William.
Jimmy Williams – Assistant Coach
Coach Williams has over fifteen years of professional baseball experience playing in the Baltimore Orioles, LA Dodgers, and SF Giants organizations. He has captured Most Valuable Player, Most Popular, Topps Player of the Month, and Batting Champion Awards while playing Pro baseball.
William’s professional playing days has also seen extensive time abroad in the Dominican Republic, Mexico, Panama, Venezuela, Puerto Rico and the Chunichi Dragons in Japan where he played in the Japan World Series.
From 1999 to 2002, he was Head Coach at Howard University where the baseball program was cut as a varsity sport at the University after the 2002 season. He is presently Associate Coach at Prince George’s Community College where he has served as head/associate-coach since 2003.
Coach Williams completed the MLB scouting bureau program in 2004 and participates as a member of the Major League Baseball Envoy Program. He’s provided detail baseball instruction to coaches and players in Germany (2003) and in China (2004 & 2007).
A native Washingtonian, Coach Williams was born and raised in Washington DC into a family of five brothers and two sisters. He has two lovely daughters who graduated from Benedict College and Old Dominion University. He attended Eastern Senior High School.
Tyler Thomas – Assistant Coach
Tyler Thomas has been a Grays’ assistant coach since 2018. Tyler grew up in nearby Woodbridge, VA where he attended Woodbridge High School. He is a former All-State and All-Metropolitan standout. He currently holds the Virginia State career high school RBI record.
Thomas attended and played ball at Shepherd University where he saw time as a closer, corner infielder and catcher. He was a member of four conference championship teams. Thomas also spent a summer as a standout as a standout first baseman, sporting a .357 batting average for the summer in 2016.
Thomas graduated with a degree in exercise science and now works in the area with prep athletes doing strength and conditioning along with hitting and pitching instruction. He also is an assistant varsity baseball coach at Woodbridge High School.