Charlie Grimes, Director of Pioneer Athletics
Charlie has served as director of Pioneer Athletics since 2008. Prior to this role, he served as the head track and field coach for 11 seasons. During his coaching career at Malone, the track and field teams won 11 total AMC conference championships, and nine NCCAA National Championships. More than 400 student athletes qualified for NAIA national championship competition under Coach Grimes, and more than 100 of those attained NAIA All-American awards. Known as a passionate and competitive coach, Grimes also served as a National Games Committee member for the NAIA championships in 2007-2008. Grimes serves on the Student Development Directors council of Malone, and oversees all Athletic and intramural sports operations, including a staff of more than 60 coaches and administrators, nearly 470 student athletes, and hundreds of intramural participants. Under Grimes' leadership, Malone completed its move to active membership in National Collegiate Athletics Association Division II.