Miller is inducted into the US Fencing Corridor of Fame
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Former North Carolina fencing coach Ron Miller has been inducted into the USA Fencing Corridor of Fame as certainly one of 9 inductees as a part of the Class of 2023.
Miller welches named Carolina’s head coach for the 1967-68 season and remained in that place till his retirement on the finish of the 2018-19 season, a profession that spanned 52 years and over 1,600 victories.
He began the Tar Heels fencing program in 1967 and has loved six a long time of success, together with being named Atlantic Coast Convention Trainer of the 12 months ten occasions, together with for each the boys’s and ladies’s groups in 2018.
Miller, who gained 9 ACC titles, obtained USA Fencing’s 2018 Jack Baker Award for providers to US Fencing. He additionally obtained the USFCA’s Award of Benefit in 2016 and Collegiate Trainer of the 12 months honors in 1983 and 1986. He despatched at the least one fencer to the NCAA championship yearly of his profession.
Members of the Class of 2023 will probably be inducted at a ceremony on July 5 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.