Inducted Into NCHSAA Hall of Fame
Former Sanderson High School boys soccer coach Bob Catapano,
a member of the N.C. Soccer Hall Of Fame Class of 1999, was
one of a group of seven coaches and officials who were inducted
into the NCHSAA Hall Of Fame in April, 2011.
Catapano already is also a member of the N.C. Athletic Directors
Hall of Fame.
He had a 363-44-21 boys soccer record, including 11 NCHSAA
titles. His teams set a national record by going 103 games
without a loss from 1982 through 1987.
He retired from coaching in 1996 but served as Sanderson's
athletic director until last spring.
The other five inductees are former Princeton HS football
coach Harvey Brooks, N.C. High School Athletic Association
deputy commissioner Que Tucker, former Edenton Holmes and
Lumberton basketball and football coach Tunney Brooks, Maiden
HS football coach Tom Brown, Joe Hunt, who coached at SylvaWebster
and Hendersonville, and Carlyn Rogers, who coached at Perguimans
HS from 1972-2009. She coached volleyball, cheerleading, track
and field, and basketball.
The group was recognized last fall at halftime of the University
of North Carolina football game in Chapel Hill against Virginia
Tech on Nov. 13.