For the past 15 years, Arie Grey has served as the head coach of the Butte High football team. He led the Bulldogs to the Class AA State championship in 2012.

Grey also coaches the Butte High’s boys’ and girls’ track teams. His boys placed second at the Class AA State meet in 2021.

Grey grew up in Deer Lodge and starred for the Powell County Wardens. He then ran track and played football for the Bobcats at Montana State.

After graduating from MSU, Grey student taught at Butte High. He then worked for five years in Kalispell before returning to the Mining City to take over the Bulldog program in 2008, replacing his friend and mentor Greg Salo. 

Click here to listen as we learn the origin of Grey’s unique first name. He talks about growing up in Deer Lodge, playing for the Wardens and Cats and his coaching days at Butte High.