Athletic Department

Athletic Department: Vernon G. Price Jr.

Vernon G. Price Jr.

Year Inducted: 1998
Category: Football/Baseball


- Football, 1946-48
- Starter at guard in 1947, then moved to starting tackle in 1948
- Member of both Tangerine Bowl teams
- Freshman football player at Duke, 1941
- Baseball, 1947-48
- Varsity Club, 1947-49
- Served in World War II, 1941-45
- Head football coach, Elkin High School, 1949-50
- Head football coach, Lexington High School, 1959-61
- Asst. football coach, Lexington H.S., 1951-58; 1962-74
- Also coached baseball, track and field, wrestling, golf, and tennis at Lexington for many years
- Highly respected teacher at Lexington H.S.
- Served on Lexington City Council for 26 years and as mayor in 1990-95

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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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