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Hurst-Euless-Bedford

SPORTS HALL OF FAME

In Recognition of


 
PERRY HILL

Inducted February 2, 2002


H.E.B. Schools:  Shady Oaks Elementary 1958-63;  Hurst Junior High 1964-66;  Bell High School:  Varsity Baseball 1967-1970, First District Championship Team 1969;  Paris Junior College:  Baseball Scholarship, Two Years All Conference 1971-72;  Pan American University:  Baseball Scholarship, Team Captain, Graduated 1975 with Degree in Physical Education;  Teacher Hurst Junior High 1975-81;  Minor League Baseball:  Player Six Years, Coach and Infield Instructor for the Texas Rangers Minor League Operations;  Major League Baseball:  Texas Rangers, First Coach for Manager Toby Harrah, Dugout Coach and Infield Instructor for Manager Kevin Kennedy, First Base Coach for Manager Jimmy Oates, Detroit Tigers Third Base/Infield Coach, First Team Ever to Go from Worst to First in Fielding in Consecutive Seasons, Montreal Expos First Base Coach in Charge of Infield, Appointed November 1999.


Born March 19, 1952

 "For the Love of the Game"