Remembering Rollie Greeno
Sunday, April 11, 2010
Funeral services were held April 10 for Rollie Greeno, former Jamestown College faculty member and coach.
Greeno died April 6 at the age of 83.
Greeno taught and coached at Jamestown College for 37 years, retiring in 2002. His football, cross country, and track teams combined for more than 80 conference championships.
He is a member of the Jamestown College Hall of Fame, the Northern State University Hall of Fame, the NAIA Coaches Hall of Fame, and the North Dakota Sports Hall of Fame.
Jamestown College established the Rollie Greeno Award in 1995 to recognize alumni achievement in coaching and education. The award is presented each year at Homecoming. The Jimmies' football field was named for Greeno in 1999.