Harold Grant

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Harold Grant
Coach Harold Grant
Biographical details
Born (1900-01-16)January 16, 1900
Emporia, Kansas, U.S.
Died December 31, 1997(1997-12-31) (aged 97)
Ventura, California, U.S.
Alma mater College of Emporia[1]
Playing career
College of Emporia
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1923-1927 College of Emporia
1928–1936 Missouri School of Mines
Head coaching record
Overall 34-4-1 (0.872)

Harold Grant was the fifth head college football coach of the College of Emporia Fighting Presbies in Emporia, Kansas.[2] His teams accumulated an impressive record of 34 wins, 4 losses, and 1 tie.[3] His teams won the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference championship in 1925 and shared the title in 1927 with cross-town rival Kansas State Teachers College.[4]

He later resided in Redondo Beach, California.[5]


  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ Emporia Gazzette, "Presby Athletic History" by Ed Shupe, January 23, 1974
  3. ^ Football Record of the College of Emporia, William L. Allen, Sports Publicity College of Emporia 1951
  4. ^ Emporia Gazzette
  5. ^ Emporia Gazette, The, Wednesday, September 27, 1967, Emporia, Kansas, United States Of America