Simon Terrell

Inducted: 2006
  • Native of Warrenton, NC
  • Served as executive director of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association from 1967-1984
  • Guided the mergers of both black and western schools with the NCHSAA
  • By 1975, in a remarkable accomplishment, the state’s high school athletes were playing for single state championships in all sports
  • A successful coach earlier in career, ed Cary to a boys’ state basketball title in 1954
  • Died in 2005