Shirley Wilson  1985

High school and college coach. Played at Davidson. Coached several high schools in 17-year career. Coached Winston-Salem R. J. Reynolds to 1958, 1964 state titles. High school record 138-38-11. Coached Elon College, 1967–1976. Won six Carolinas Conferences titles. His 1973 Elon team finished second in NAIA championships, while 1974 and 1976 teams made NAIA semifinals. Record 74-32-2. Assistant coach at Duke, 1977, and head coach, 1978–1982. His 1981 and 1982 teams posted school’s first consecutive winning seasons in two decades. Record at Duke 16-27-1. Born Madison, 1925.