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 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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