TIM TURNER – R.I.P.

 

      MHS – Class of 1972

      B.S. Eastern Michigan University, 1976

      M.S. Eastern Michigan University, 1981

      Classroom teacher from 1976-1980 at Melvindale, Trenton and Southgates Aquinas High Schools

      Guidance counselor from 1981-2006 at Allen Park, Warren De La Salle, and Northville High Schools

      6 Varsity letters in basketball and track at MHS

      Basketball Captain and Most Valuable Player in basketball, All League/All Area/All Suburban in basketball, 1970-1971 and 1971-1972 seasons

      All State basketball, 1971-1972 season

      Melvindale head basketball coach 1982-1986.  Won Class B District in 1986, Downriver Coach of the Year-Basketball in 1986, varsity football coach 1982-1986

      Won 4 Catholic League Central Division titles and district as head coach at Warren De La Salle HS.  Also coached basketball at Aquinas and Trenton High Schools, Henry Ford Community College and Dearborn High School

      Melvindale Athletic Hall of Fame Committee member and past chairperson

      Family:  wife-Diane, children-Sean, Brett and Stephanie, brother-Terry