Grimsley looking to name football field after former teacher/coach Joe Franks

Posted by Andy Durham on June 28, 2013 at 12:00 am under High School | Read the First Comment

Grimsley High School is looking to name their football inside Jamieson Stadium after former teacher and coach, Joe Franks…

Franks coached football and golf, plus he was the Athletic Trainer on staff for the Whirlies for many years……

Franks was known as ‘Mr Whirlie’ at Grimsley and you can get in on the field maming process wien you go here:

Recommendations for the field name may be emailed to gcscomments@gcsnc.com or mailed to District Relations Department, Attn: Naming of Grimsley Football Field, Guilford County Schools, 712 N. Eugene St., Greensboro, NC 27401……

CLICK HERE to read more on this from the News and Record….


  • Coach S said,

    Coach Franks was the best thing at Grimsley, a class act and I am sure he would be honored to have the field named after him. Great person.