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On this Date 1992 - Remembering Hap Perry

By NCSHOF Staff, 01/24/22, 5:00AM EST


On this day in history, L.J. “Hap” Perry passed away at the age of 89.

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.

Hap Perry - NCSHOF