Congratulations Coach Leon White for being inducted into the Arkansas Track Hall of Fame!
Coach White retired after 40 years of coaching and had a record of six state championships, nine state runner-up finishes and 26 conference titles. Before retiring, White coached the Weeks twins, Lexi and Tori, who just graduated at the University of Arkansas and are considered among the world’s elite pole vaulters. Lexi Weeks Jacobs made the USA Olympic Team in 2016.
Coach White is one of seven individuals that will be inducted into the Track Hall of Fame. All of the inductees are connected to Arkansas as track and field athletes, coaches, officials or contributors.
Congratulations Coach White on this fantastic honor and for your dedication to our student athletes!