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