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 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85

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January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

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January 6

Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101

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January 10

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71

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January 12

Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

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January 13

Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68

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January 17

Basketball (W) @ Newberry 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Newberry 8 p.m.

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January 20

Swimming @ Lenoir-Rhyne

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1)

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 4 p.m.

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January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2)

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January 24

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

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

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January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

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January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

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January 31

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

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