Coach Joe Clements

The 2018 Hall of Honor Inductees to the Texas High School Coaches Association has been announced during the March meeting. The inductees will be honored at the THSCA Hall of Honor Banquet in San Antonio on Saturday, July 21. Hall of Honor Inductees include Huntsville standout Joe Clements. Clements’ career as a head coach was successfully launched at Robert E. Lee High School in 1967. After an initial winning season (6-2-2), his record steadily improved. From Lee HS, he continued to build on his successes as head coach at Kingsville from 1972 to 1975, and finally at Huntsville HS where his team won the 1980 Class 3A State Championship. He set a state record in 1985 of 51 consecutive district wins and his Huntsville teams competed in post season playoffs 14 of his 19 years with a record of 170-44-3. Clements’ head coaching career spanned 27 years, with an overall record of 222-76-6. Coach Clements retired in 1994 and passed away in 2015.

Other inductees include: Wally Freytag, Alan Weddell, Allen Wilson and Robert Woods