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On this Date 2004 - Remembering HOF Russell Blunt

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 01/07/18, 6:30AM EST

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On this day in history in the NCSHOF, long-time coach Russell Blunt died at the age of 95.

January 7, 2004 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, long-time coach Russell Blunt died at the age of 95. He had coached in six different decades and guided Durham's Hillside High to 10 state outdoor track and field championships. A member of both the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Hall of Fame and the National High School Hall of Fame, Blunt was inducted into the NCSHOF in 2007.

Russell Blunt - NCSHOF