West Lincoln High School has announced the hiring of Garry Robinson as the new head coach of the Rebels’ men’s basketball team.
Robinson began his coaching career at East Wake High School in Raleigh in 1986 when he took over the varsity boys program. He coached in Lincoln County from 1996 through 2000, where he served as women’s head basketball coach at East Lincoln High School.
Robinson later coached in Catawba County, coaching both JV and varsity men’s basketball at Maiden High School from 2001 through 2008.
In addition to coaching basketball, Robinson has maintained his role as a tennis pro in Denver. He and his wife Anita have been married for 23 years and are the proud parents of eight-year old Brooklyn.
Robinson is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, with a degree in Child and Family Development. He is well respected by parents, students, and colleagues. (Published July 12, 2021)