January 24, 1992 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, L.J. “Hap” Perry died at the age of 89. Perry was born in Ansonville, North Carolina. He was the first full-time executive director of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association after leading Reidsville High to eight state championships and serving as head football coach at Elon.
He was inducted into the NCSHOF in 1992.
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