Should the City of Greensboro pay for a new swimming pool at Grimsley High School???

from News and Record reports:The Guilford County school board wants the city to pay to build a pool at Grimsley High to replace one now slated for demolition.… The city just gave the school board $400,000 back in March to demolish the old pool at Grimsley, now the School Board wants the city to pay… Continue reading Should the City of Greensboro pay for a new swimming pool at Grimsley High School???

Talking to the coaches:Coach Pat Neal(Grimsley HS)

Just got off the phone with a very busy Pat Neal at Grimsley High School and the Whirlies have a lot going on this week, with their practices going on from 6-8:30pm…Coach Neal and the Whirlies are putting the time in and they have a lot to do in preparation for the Ragsdale Tigers on… Continue reading Talking to the coaches:Coach Pat Neal(Grimsley HS)

Scrimmage for North Carolina Tar Heels’ football set for Friday at Grimsley High School

from www.goheels.com: CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Carolina will hold its second out-of-town football scrimmage on Friday, April 4, at 7 p.m. at Grimsley High School in Greensboro. The event is free and open to the public. Last Friday, Carolina practiced at Ardrey Kell High School in Charlotte. “We enjoy taking the team on the road… Continue reading Scrimmage for North Carolina Tar Heels’ football set for Friday at Grimsley High School

Carter Smith(Grimsley High School) looks to lead Randolph College to the ODAC Title again

Update on soccer goal keeper Carter Smith(Grimsley High School) and his Randolph College Wildcats, as they pursue the Old Dominion Athletic Conference tournament title….. After opening the ODAC tournament with a 1-0 win against Guilford College, the Wildcats beat Washington & Lee in the semi finals Wednesday night 2-0…Now it’s on to the Championship for… Continue reading Carter Smith(Grimsley High School) looks to lead Randolph College to the ODAC Title again

GK Carter Smith(Grimsley HS) and his Randolph College Wildcat teammates on a roll up in Virginia

Carter Smith(Grimsley Hs), goalkeeper for the Randolph College Wildcats finds his team on a roll right now….Since Smith and Randolph rolled through Greensboor and tripped up the Guilford College Quakers, they have run off five straight wins and now sit at (11-0-1) on the 2013 season… Randolph 11-0-1….#1 men’s team in the Old Dominion Athletic… Continue reading GK Carter Smith(Grimsley HS) and his Randolph College Wildcat teammates on a roll up in Virginia

Jake Simpson named Guilford County High School Football Player of the Week for Week Two of the HS season

from the News and Record: Jake Simpson(Grimsley High School) accounted for four touchdowns, 278 passing yards and 40 rushing yards in the Whirlies’ 32-0 win over Southern Guilford on Aug. 30…. CLICK HERE for the rest of the story on this one from the News-Record.com and David Reynolds….

‘Joe Franks Field’ now a reality at Grimsley High School

from the News and Record high school sports blog coming in today from David Reynolds at www.news-record.com: After a 30-day period of public comment, the Guilford County Board of Education approved ‘Joe Franks Field’ on Wednesday evening. The decision only applies to the field, as the stadium will still be known Jamieson. CLICK HERE to… Continue reading ‘Joe Franks Field’ now a reality at Grimsley High School

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

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

Head Football Coach Damon Coiro gone from Grimsley

Coach Dmaon Coiro has left Grimsley High School and is headed back to New Jersey to coach his old high school football team….Coach Coiro said this was his ‘dream job’….. Coach Coiro right at (8-24) over three seasons as the Whirlies head coach…. CLICK HERE to read all from the News and Record blogs… E-mail… Continue reading Head Football Coach Damon Coiro gone from Grimsley

N.C. A&T move turns out to be a good one for Darren Corbett(Grimsley HS):N.C. A&T AGGIES MEAC CHAMPIONS!

Darren Corbett did a great job while he was at Grimsley High School, as the men’s varsity basketball coach…. Coach Corbett makes the move over to N.C. A&T and the AGGIES win the MEAC Conference Tournament his first year on campus, as the AGGIES’ assistant coach…. Good move and good job for Coach Corbett and… Continue reading N.C. A&T move turns out to be a good one for Darren Corbett(Grimsley HS):N.C. A&T AGGIES MEAC CHAMPIONS!

Grimsley “Whirlies” could use your help:Mascot contest getting tough!(Obezags filling the voting bags)

This is for the Regional competition and the contest is being run by the USA Today and Grimsley defeated Bishop McGuinness for the top Mascot name in the state of North Carolina and after disposing of the Villains, the Whirlies are now facing very stiff competiton in their region, as they look to get in… Continue reading Grimsley “Whirlies” could use your help:Mascot contest getting tough!(Obezags filling the voting bags)

Grimsley Whirlies lose long-time teacher, coach, assitstant principal and athletic trainer Jim Ballance

The Grimsley Whiriles were saddened to learn that Jim Ballance passed away this week, on Thursday December 27. Mr. Jim Ballance was an English Teacher, Assistant Principal, Athletic Trainer and Coach from the early 1960s through the early 1990s. He was also brother-in-law of Coach Bob Sawyer(long-time Grimsley swim coach and AD), and will be… Continue reading Grimsley Whirlies lose long-time teacher, coach, assitstant principal and athletic trainer Jim Ballance

Interview with Grimsley High School Boys Basketball Coach Thomas ‘Ice’ Griffiths

Talked to the former N.C. A&T point guard and now Grimsley Whirlies’ boys basketball coach Thomas ‘Ice’ Griffiths last night, right the Whirlies had picked up another win, this time over the High Point Central Bison and got some good insight from the Whirlies’ coach about his new team…Also congrats go out again to Whirlies’… Continue reading Interview with Grimsley High School Boys Basketball Coach Thomas ‘Ice’ Griffiths

Headed toward the Goal Line in the ‘Battle of the Bays’:Grimlsey vs. Page on Battleground Avenue

They’re getting deep into the 4th Quarter with Page vs. Grimsley, in the ‘Battle of the Bays’ 2012….. *****They are headed toward the ‘Goal Line’ in this Touchless Car Wash Fundraiser that continues now through Wednesday, on Battleground Avenue.***** Grimsley vs. Page in progress, and who will be the WINNER of the ‘Battle of the… Continue reading Headed toward the Goal Line in the ‘Battle of the Bays’:Grimlsey vs. Page on Battleground Avenue

It is almost halftime:Page vs. Grimsley(Who will win the ‘Battle of the Bays’?)

Grimsley vs. Page is in progress, and we are almost at the half way point with the ‘Battle of the Bays’ and who will be the WINNER? Who will win this Battle/War? It is the ‘Battle of the Bays’ at the Battleground Avenue WaterWorks Touchless CarWash and who will the WINNER be? Grimsley or Page/Page… Continue reading It is almost halftime:Page vs. Grimsley(Who will win the ‘Battle of the Bays’?)

The Page-Grimsley game is two weeks away, but the ‘Battle of the Bays’ is under way!

The Battle on the Football Field(Grimsley vs. Page) is still two weeks away, but ‘The Battle of the Bays’ is under way!!! [Who will win ‘The Battle of the Bays’???] It’s time to WASH THOSE CARS!!! Get those red, blue and white ones in their quick…. The Battle of the Bays is ON!!! (You’ve got… Continue reading The Page-Grimsley game is two weeks away, but the ‘Battle of the Bays’ is under way!

Remembering Moses Scarborough from Grimsley High School

Nice post by Jason Wolf over at the News and Record site today(www.news-record.com) and it was on the death of Moses Scarborough, ‘the keeper of the gate’ and the ‘keeper of the door’ over at Grimsley High School…Moses and his dad had been out there by the lower gate at Jamieson Stadium for many years… Continue reading Remembering Moses Scarborough from Grimsley High School