Find My Team >>

Log in to High School OT with one click using your favorite social network:
OR
Log in using your High School OT account:



Wrong email/password combination.

Forgot password?

Register with High School OT using your favorite social network:
OR
Register for a High School OT account using our web form.
Log In
Register

HSOT Today

Whitmire wins Marlow Award

Published: 2011-12-13 11:40:51
Updated: 2011-12-13 11:40:51


Dec 13, 2011

NCHSAA Generic Logo

NCHSAA Generic Logo

Long-time coach John Whitmire was named the recipient of the 13th annual Glenn C. Marlow Athletic Achievement Award last week at the annual Kiwanis All-Star luncheon at The Chariot, according to the Hendersonville Times-News.

A graduate of Hendersonville High, Whitmire went on to coach at Hendersonville Junior High in 1965 and from there went on to take the head boys' basketball coaching position at Edneyville High in 1968 where he was one of the school's most successful coaches.

"I'm certainly honored and humbled to receive this award; this means a whole lot to me," Whitmire said. "Mr. Marlow had to be the best administrator in Western North Carolina, no doubt. He was my first coach, and he taught us how to be disciplined, to act in public. The Whitmires and Marlows have known each other for a long time."

Dot Marlow, the widow of Glenn, presented the award to Whitmire. Glenn Marlow served as president of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Board of Directors during the 1985-86 academic year.

In addition to the Marlow Award, 42 athletes from the four Henderson County schools were recognized for volleyball, girls' tennis, girls' golf, girls' and boys' cross country and boys' soccer.

Back to HSOT Today
COMMENTS

0 Comments



This blog post is closed for comments.

Blogs
*
More HSOT Today
*
More On The Trail
HighSchoolOT Forums
More HighSchoolOT Forums
  1. ZachMayoHSOT: Anyway, big thanks to @NCCoachesAssn, UNCG and everyone else for putting on a great three days of sports. One of the good weeks on the job.
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 9:03 AM
  2. ZachMayoHSOT: I think in an all-star game with 4 seconds left, you go for the win and throw to the endzone. But hey, I'm no coach. http://t.co/zIDzltHIxm
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 9:00 AM
  3. HSOTGNRC: CLAYTON: Interview: Nick Christiansen, Clayton http://t.co/RniouTLWYl
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 4:23 AM
  4. HSOTCap8: LEESVILLE: Interview: Malcolm Hitchcock, Leesville Road http://t.co/gI8SLEwR8p #HSOT
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 3:10 AM
  5. HSOTBigEast: SOUTHERN NASH: Last-second field goal leaves East-West football game in tie http://t.co/OXciiTgJ6y #HSOT
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 2:53 AM
  6. HSOTBigEast: SOUTHERN NASH: East-West All-Star Football Game (July 23, 2014) http://t.co/Y9RaM68uXa #HSOT
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 2:53 AM
  7. HSOTGNRC: SOUTHEAST RALEIGH: East-West All-Star Football Game (July 23, 2014) http://t.co/XjKr3gZAz9
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 2:45 AM
  8. HSOTGNRC: SOUTHEAST RALEIGH: Last-second field goal leaves East-West football game in tie http://t.co/PsVPtxK5nY
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 2:45 AM
  9. HighSchoolOT: RT @NickStevensHSOT: Just finished a feature on @LeesvillePride's East All-Star Malcolm Hitchcock (@intangiblechild). See it Thursday on @H
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 2:08 AM
  10. NickStevensHSOT: Just finished a feature on @LeesvillePride's East All-Star Malcolm Hitchcock (@intangiblechild). See it Thursday on @HighSchoolOT. #HSOT
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 2:07 AM
  11. HSOTPAC6: EAST CHAPEL HILL: East-West All-Star Football Game (July 23, 2014) http://t.co/HMSZG7aOWb
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:26 AM
  12. HSOTPAC6: EAST CHAPEL HILL: Last-second field goal leaves East-West football game in tie http://t.co/rH64gyqnA4
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:26 AM
  13. HSOTBigEast: FIKE: Last-second field goal leaves East-West football game in tie http://t.co/OXciiTgJ6y #HSOT
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:26 AM
  14. HSOTBigEast: FIKE: East-West All-Star Football Game (July 23, 2014) http://t.co/Y9RaM68uXa #HSOT
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:26 AM
  15. HSOTSWAC: PANTHER CREEK: Last-second field goal leaves East-West football game in tie http://t.co/fzrNTUUdoF
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:21 AM
  16. HSOTSWAC: PANTHER CREEK: East-West All-Star Football Game (July 23, 2014) http://t.co/9lNZFYSjB3
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:21 AM
  17. HighSchoolOT: RT @ZachMayoHSOT: The West finishes All-Star week with a 3-1-1 record over the East. Only East win was in men's soccer. #HSOT
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:15 AM
  18. HSOTSWAC: FUQUAY-VARINA: Last-second field goal leaves East-West football game in tie http://t.co/1gwpEpiOYC
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:15 AM
  19. HSOTSWAC: FUQUAY-VARINA: East-West All-Star Football Game (July 23, 2014) http://t.co/ScRIZNsSS0
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:15 AM
  20. ZachMayoHSOT: The West finishes All-Star week with a 3-1-1 record over the East. Only East win was in men's soccer. #HSOT
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:15 AM
  21. HSOTCap8: LEESVILLE: Last-second field goal leaves East-West football game in tie http://t.co/Avhs2rwEN1 #HSOT
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:10 AM
  22. HSOTCap8: LEESVILLE: East-West All-Star Football Game (July 22, 2014) http://t.co/3UclfoATyF #HSOT
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:10 AM
  23. HighSchoolOT: RT @ZachMayoHSOT: FINAL STORY: Last-second field goal leaves East-West football game in tie. http://t.co/0O9UhFBuRM
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 12:15 AM
  24. HighSchoolOT: PHOTOS: The East-West All-Star Football Game ended in a 10-10 tie: http://t.co/p0Y2hWlb4M #HSOT
      — Thursday, July 24, 2014 12:07 AM
  25. HighSchoolOT: RT @NickStevensHSOT: This is the second tie in All-Star Game history, the first since 1962. #HSOT
      — Wednesday, July 23, 2014 10:52 PM
  26. HighSchoolOT: ALERT: East all-star football ties West, 10-10 http://t.co/3SBzaSut1D
      — Wednesday, July 23, 2014 10:37 PM
  27. HighSchoolOT: RT @ZachMayoHSOT: Wow. Huge last-minute West drive has the all-stars down to the East 18. 14 seconds to go, West trails 10-7.
      — Wednesday, July 23, 2014 10:33 PM
  28. HighSchoolOT: RT @ZachMayoHSOT: Lots of West fans packing up. East has the ball on W25 with 1:55 left, leading 10-7. #HSOT
      — Wednesday, July 23, 2014 10:24 PM
  29. HighSchoolOT: FB: East All-Stars 10, West 7 with 4:02 to play. #HSOT
      — Wednesday, July 23, 2014 10:16 PM
  30. HighSchoolOT: RT @ZachMayoHSOT: 38-yard run by Kenneth Purvis (Central Cabarrus) gets the West down to the E15. 6:13 left in the game.
      — Wednesday, July 23, 2014 10:13 PM
  31. HighSchoolOT: RT @NickStevensHSOT: Timeout West. East ball 4th & 2 on own 20. East showing punt. East leads 10-0 with 9:21 left in 4Q. #HSOT
      — Wednesday, July 23, 2014 10:05 PM
  32. HighSchoolOT: FB: East All-Stars 10, West All-Stars 0 after three quarters. No points, four punts in 3Q. #HSOT
      — Wednesday, July 23, 2014 9:59 PM
  33. HighSchoolOT: RT @ZachMayoHSOT: First play of the second half is a 22-yard run from Diquon Cox (Richmond). He has 60 in the game. #HSOT
      — Wednesday, July 23, 2014 9:38 PM
  34. HighSchoolOT: RT @NickStevensHSOT: We have 4 people on the sidelines with two TV cameras and a still camera, and a writer in the box. We've got this game…
      — Wednesday, July 23, 2014 9:30 PM
  35. HighSchoolOT: RT @ZachMayoHSOT: Diquon Cox (Richmond) led the East with 38 rushing yards in the first half. Marcelias Sutton (James Kenan) had 10, Radja …
      — Wednesday, July 23, 2014 9:30 PM
  36. HighSchoolOT: RT @SRHSathletics: Special teams and line backer http://t.co/ugOopCcojv
      — Wednesday, July 23, 2014 9:26 PM
  37. HighSchoolOT: RT @SRHSathletics: Half time show http://t.co/jacOUV00mD
      — Wednesday, July 23, 2014 9:26 PM
  38. HighSchoolOT: RT @NickStevensHSOT: And here's your grand finale... Always a fun part of the all-star game. Enjoy. #HSOT http://t.co/6BnKtcyBzp
      — Wednesday, July 23, 2014 9:21 PM
  39. HighSchoolOT: FB: East All-Stars lead the West, 10-0 at halftime. #HSOT
      — Wednesday, July 23, 2014 9:06 PM
  40. HighSchoolOT: You can find running updates from the East-West football game HERE: http://t.co/zD37z3SYQ7
      — Wednesday, July 23, 2014 8:53 PM