Athletic Department

Athletic Department: Tom C. Childress

Tom C. Childress

Year Inducted: 1998
Category: Basketball/ Athletic Director


- Basketbball, 1960-64, playing on legendary coach Sam Moir's first four teams
- Co-captain in 1964
- Scored 515 career points from guard position
- Graduate assistant coach at Appalachain State, 1967-68
- Outstanding basketball coach at Pfeiffer, 1969-83
- Carolinas Conference Coach of the Year, 1975, 1977, 1979, 1982
- Team was CC champs and nationally ranked in 1979 (15th)
- Athletic Director at Pfeiffer, 1977-90
- Expanded Pfeiffer program from 9 to 14 varsity sports
- Expanded Pfiffer athletic facilities in tennis, softball, lacrosse, and field hockey
- Instituted Pfeiffer Sports Hall of Fame
- Instituted Pfeiffer high school invitational tournament
- Led growth of Falcon Club from 100 to 400 members
- Seven Pfeiffer teams advanced to national playoffs; field hockey NCAA II national champions
- Inducted into Pfeiffer College Sports Hall of Fame, 1992
- Athletic Director at Catawba, 1995-96
- Senior vice president for development and athletics at Catawba, 1996-present

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November 2

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 1)

Soccer (W) vs. Carson-Newman (SAC Tournament - Semifinals) 1-2

Volleyball vs. ANDERSON 0-3

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November 3

Swimming @ Emory Invite (Day 2) W-4th;M-4th

Cross Country @ SAC Championships M-5th;W-5th

Football @ Newberry 10-40

Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 3-0

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November 6

Volleyball @ Wingate (SAC Tournament - 1st Round) 0-3

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November 9

Basketball (M) vs. FRANCIS MARION 115-82

Basketball (W) @ North Greenville 62-67

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November 10

Football @ Lenoir-Rhyne 21-63

Basketball (W) vs. Erskine 80-86

Basketball (M) vs. UNC PEMBROKE 75-80

Soccer (W) @ Carson-Newman (NCAA II Southeast Regional) 0-3

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November 14

Basketball (M) @ Young Harris 85-67

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November 16

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 1)

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November 17

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 2)

Cross Country @ NCAA II Southeast Regional W-8th; M-10th

Football vs. UNC PEMBROKE 30-23

Basketball (W) vs. FAYETTEVILLE ST. 76-56

Basketball (M) vs. ELIZABETH CITY ST. 86-65

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November 18

Swimming @ Fall Frenzy (Day 3) W-9th;M-9th

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November 19

Basketball (W) @ Lees-McRae 66-59

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November 26

Basketball (M) vs. BLUEFIELD ST. 7 p.m.

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November 28

Basketball (W) @ Newberry 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Newberry 8 p.m.

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November 30

Swimming vs. CHOWAN

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