Grace have signed the Vilnius, Lithuania born striker and midfielder Vasilij Kuiper from Freedom Christian. “Vasa” is the son of Randy and Linda Kuiper from Hudsonville, Michigan. As a standout at Freedom, Vasa was the 2012 Varsity captain starting every game. He scored 19 goals and added 11 assists. He has earned awards such as All-District, All-Conference, All-Region and All-State Honorable Mention. “Vasa understands the game well and is an intelligent player. He can finish as well as create chances. He has the ability to create that “wow” moment and provide consistency”, commented Grace Coach Dustin Buchanan. Vasa said he is eager to suit up for Grace with an opportunity to develop leadership skills and be a part of the family atmosphere within the team here. He stated “I am very excited to attend Grace Bible College in the fall and use my hard work, talents and abilities that God has blessed me with. I look forward to being a part of this team and bring honor and glory to Him.” Vasa will wear number 16 for the Tigers.