Hall of Fame

John McCarley

TYPE Athlete
YEAR INDUCTED 1992
John played basketball for Lipscomb University from 1959-63. During the 1961 basketball season John was a key player in guiding the Bisons to the Volunteer State Athletic Conference Championship. During the 1962-63 season, John led the Bisons in scoring. Since leaving Lipscomb John has devoted his time to helping young people as a high school teacher and coach, and for the past twenty years John has served as a high school principal. John also officiated high school basketball in Kentucky, serving as one of the state's top officials for seventeen years. Currently, John is Superintendent for Goodpasture Christian School here in Nashville. John McCarley has for years been instrumental in developing the lives of young people and has helped direct many studentes to the Lipscomb campus.