Donnie Graham

Inducted 2023

  • TSSAA track and field official for more than 30 years   
  • Began career as a teacher and coach in 1970  
  • Coached boys’ and girls’ cross country, boys’ and girls’ track and field, and football at West High School in Knoxville
  • Coached football, girls basketball, and track at Bearden Jr. High and High School
  • Served as an Assistant Principal and Athletic Director at Halls High School, before becoming Principal in 2003
  • Retired in 2005
  • Member of the TSSAA Track and Field committee
  • Meet Director for the Regional TSSAA meet in Knoxville
  • Regional director for Decathlon and Pentathlon
  • Head starter for district and regional track meets in East Tennessee
  • Starter and “voice” of the TSSAA state track meets
  • Recipient of a TSSAA Distinguished Service Award

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