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Hurst-Euless-Bedford

SPORTS HALL OF FAME

In Recognition of


FLOYD GLENN SMITH

Inducted May 31, 1997


North Texas Lab High School, Denton, Texas:  Basketball Team Captain;  United States Navy:  Basketball, Navy Championship Team Two Consecutive Years, All Far East Tournament Champions; Offered Try-out with Detroit Tigers Baseball Team;  Opted for a Profession in Concrete Construction;  Volunteer Basketball Coach 1966 to Present;  Optimist Club Eight Years;  Mid-Cities Little Dribblers Twenty-four Years:  Fourteen League Titles, Eighteen Division Championships, Five Undefeated Seasons, 309 Wins, 110 Losses;  Coach All Star Teams:  Three AAU Teams, Six Major Division Teams, One State Runner-up, Two State titles, Two National titles, Nine Senior Division Teams, Two State Titles, One National Title;  Volunteer Coach for thirty-two Years.


Teaching young children teamwork, sacrifice, patience, kindness, compassion, and friendship, he is a positive example and a friend to many.


Born May 22, 1932

The Coach - The Man

"The Example"