Jeff Graba is in his second year assisting Ray Corn coaching the Utah State gymnastics team.
A native of Minneapolis, Minn., Graba formerly co-owned the Minneapolis club Midwest Gymnastics. He coached there from 1995 to 2003. While there, he coached three gymnasts who have qualified to Elite since 2000 and two top 10 finishers at Level 10 nationals. Additionally, Graba worked with the 2003 Senior National Elite Championship at the American Challenge/Classic. He served as an assistant coach at Hamline University in St. Paul, Minn. from 1992-1998. While at Hamline, the team made six consecutive trips to NCGA Nationals and finished second in 1996. Graba coached 11 different gymnasts to a total of 26 NCGA All-America Awards in individual events and in the all-around.
Since coming to Utah State, Graba has been instrumental in bringing nine new recruits to the program.
He and his wife Bridget have four children, Bryan (19), Jaymie (18), Jason (12), Kyla (2) and Shayla (5 months).