Jim Heinz

Inducted 2023

  • Dedicated more than 50 years to teaching, coaching, and athletics in the Memphis area
  • Began his career at Colonial Junior High School
  • In the 1970s, he served as the baseball coach at Briarcrest Christian School
  • In 1982, he became the head football and baseball coach at Evangelical Christian School in Cordova
  • His ECS baseball teams won 3 TSSAA State Championships and had 2 runner-up finishes
  • Overall baseball record of 427-209
  • His football teams won 4 TSSAA State Championships with 3 runner-up finishes
  • Overall football record of 218-88
  • Returned to Briarcrest as an assistant coach in 2012
  • Member of the Evangelical Christian School Hall of Fame
  • Member of the Briarcrest Christian School Hall of Fame
  • Member of the Tennessee Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame
  • Member of the Memphis Amateur Sports Hall of Fame

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