The fun part of this program is that on the Grant High School varsity was right tailback Paul Craig number 75. These two rough and tumble rivals were destined within two years to become lifelong friends and allies, while playing together for the L.A. Valley Monarchs.
Gayle Weichlein, 1962 Homecoming Queen for Los Angeles Valley College
Tom Ny, who played on the 1963 L.A. Valley College in the school's Homecoming Game against the Bakersfield Renegades, now lives and has an equipment rental business in Bakersfield. Tom's one time rival from Grant High School, was a part of this Valley College football game.
Paul Craig, who now lives in Bend, Oregon, was a letterman for Valley College. He was an "all league" selection.