Hall of Fame

Flip Jones

TYPE Athlete
YEAR INDUCTED 1996
Flip Jones attended Lipscomb from 1980-1984 where he was an outstanding member of the Bison Track and Field team. Flip was named NAIA All-American each of his four years at Lipscomb. During his career, Flip captured the NAIA National Championship in the Shot Put three consecutive years, more than any other individual or team in Lipscomb history. Over a four year period, Flip was an eleven time National Qualifier for the Lipscomb Track and Field program. Since leaving Lipscomb, Flip has committed his life to helping young people serving as a high school administrator and coach. Flip Jones was truly one of the greatest and most decorated athletes to represent David Lipscomb.