Hall of Fame

Tom Hanvey

TYPE Coach
YEAR INDUCTED 1987
Coach Hanvey served David Lipscomb College for thirty-three years as a faculty member and gymnastics coach. Sixteen of his teams competed in the NAIA national championships, and his 1979 rings team won the national title. In 1980 Hanvey was inducted into the NAIA Gymnastic hall of Fame, and in 1981 he was inducted into the National Association of College Gymnastic Coaches Hall of Fame. During the years that gymnastics was a varsity sport at Lipscomb, Hanvey compiled an 80-16 record and developed twelve All-Americans.