Athletic Department

Athletic Department: Horace E. Medford

Horace E. Medford

Year Inducted: 1999
Category: Basketball


- Basketball, 1957-61
- Scored 1,121 points in 106 career games
- Ranks 28th among Catawba's 36 1,000-pt scorers
- Key member of 1960 North State Conference champions, averaging 12.2 points per game
- Scored career best 381 points as a junior
- Averaged 8.3 rebounds (482) over 58 games during his junior and senior seasons
- Baseball pitcher, 1959-61
- All-Carolinas Conference in 1961
- Career mound record of 19-3, with 3.69 ERA
- Struck out 102 batters in 166 innings
- Started 21 of 32 games on the mound, with 10 complete games
- Had 17-0 pitching record (over three seasons) before suffering first collegiate loss
- Fired a one-hitter vs. East Carolina on March 7, 1960
- Has had 26-year career as a teacher and coach in Asheville

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January 2

Basketball (M) @ Southern Wesleyan 92-71

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January 3

Basketball (W) @ Chowan 48-37

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January 5

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 77-90

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 81-64

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January 9

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 70-54

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 106-72

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January 11

Swimming Women @ Queens 40-165

Swimming Men at Queens 37-166

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January 12

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 59-72

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 96-83

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January 16

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 74-71

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 86-87

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January 18

Swimming Men @ Wingate w/LR

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January 19

Swimming WOMEN vs. WINGATE/LR

Basketball (W) @ Anderson 60-100

Basketball (M) @ Anderson 80-82

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January 23

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 82-74

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 65-73

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January 25

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Inv. (Day 1)

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January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Inv. (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusculum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

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January 30

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 8 p.m.

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