Jenks football coach, Allan Trimble, to retire

Posted at 3:45 PM, Jun 04, 2016
and last updated 2019-12-03 14:38:21-05

JENKS, Okla. - Head football coach at Jenks Public schools, Allan Trimble, announced his retirement Saturday.

In a press release, Jenks Public Schools went on to say Trimble is more than just a coach. "He is a mentor, a role model, a teacher, and an outstanding example of leadership and humility."

The process to find a replacement will begin immediately according to the district.

Below is the full statement released by Jenks Public Schools Saturday.

"Allan Trimble has achieved an unprecedented level of success as the head football coach at Jenks High School. Beyond leading the Trojans to 13 state championships and becoming one of the elite high school football coaches in the nation, Coach Trimble has left a positive, lasting impact on the lives of thousands of students and young men. He is a mentor, a role model, a teacher, and an outstanding example of leadership and humility.

Coach Trimble’s efforts both on and off the field, have helped create a tradition of excellence and generated an incredible amount of pride for the entire Jenks community. He has left a lasting legacy at Jenks Public Schools and he will be missed.

The process to identify a replacement will begin immediately. It is extremely important to carry on the proud tradition of Jenks Trojan football and continue to build on the success created by Coach Trimble."

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