HERMITAGE- – – The 2019 TSSAA Hall of Fame inductees have been selected. Nine new members will be inducted into the TSSAA Hall of Fame at the annual luncheon at the Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center in Murfreesboro on Saturday, April 13, 2019.
Two administrators, five coaches, one official, and one contributor will be inducted that day to join others in the annual gathering of those selected since the process began in 1982.
Those being inducted at this year’s luncheon are: Jim Barr, administrator from Nashville; Ike White, administrator from Memphis; Tommy Colvin, coach from Humboldt, Joe George, coach from Lewisburg; Mickey Marley, coach from Jackson; Hubie Smith, coach from Nashville; Tom Weathers, coach from Chattanooga.
Joe George—Head baseball and Assistant football coach at Marshall Co. High School for close to 40 years…compiled 803 wins and only 262 losses in baseball and made 12 trips to the TSSAA State tournament…4 teams finished as state runner-up…won 3 TSSAA State Baseball Championships (1983, 1993, 1994) …as Defensive Coordinator of the football team the Tigers won the State Championship in 1984…inducted into the Tennessee Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame…retired in May of 2009
The Hall of Fame luncheon will begin at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 13. The luncheon is to not only honor the new inductees and their families, but to honor all past inductees into the TSSAA Hall of Fame. Tickets will go on sale on Monday, February 4. You may purchase the tickets at $35.00 each by visiting our website (www.tssaa.org). Please print off the ticket form and mail it to our office along with a check or money order. All ticket orders will be available for pick-up on the day of the luncheon. There will be NO ticket sales at the door.
Additional information on the inductees is provided below. Please contact Heather Carter at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like additional information on any of the inductees or if you have any questions.