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2017 Hall of Honor

Coach Eddy Peach 

Lamar High School

40 Year Coach at Same School

Over 300 Wins at Highest Level of Play

15 Time District Coach of the Year

19 Playoff Appearances

Texas High School Coaches Hall of Honor in 2017

Texas High School Football Hall of Fame Class of 2017

Arlington Athletics Hall of Honor Inaugural Class of 2017

National Football Foundation Gridiron Club of Dallas Legends Award.  


2017 Hall of Fame

Cecil "Rusty" Gunn

Arlington High School

1950's Player of the Decade

1951 State Football Champion


2017 Hall of Fame

Rusty Ward

Arlington High School Class of 1969

Three-year letter in Baseball and Football

All-District and All-State in Baseball and Football 

1960's Player of the Decade

1969 MLB Draft Choice for San Francisco Giants

 Vice President for Business and Controller at UT Arlington (20 years) 

Arlington Athletics Hall of Fame Inaugural Class of 2017


2018 Hall of Honor

 Wilburn Gerald Richey

Track and Football Coach at Arlington High School for  27 years

Two (2)  two state champion track teams

Two (2) state runner-up teams

One (1) regional championship 

Eighteen (18) district champion track teams 

UTA for Nineteen (19) years  coaching men’s and women’s pole vaulters

Cross-country course at Vandergriff Park named and designed in his honor

 Coach of the Year by ACC (1972)

North Texas Football Coaches Association Hall of Honor (1995)

 Arlington Athletics Hall of Honor (2018)



2017 Hall of Fame

Carl Knox

Arlington High School Graduate

Graduate of  TCU

Most Valuable Player Award at TCU in 1947

Southwest Conference record for the longest punt of 94 yards

TCU Football Hall of Fame

UTA Athletic Hall of Fame