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The Legacy of Coach Tom Kimbrough at Plano ISD

August 16, 2022

The Plano ISD School Board invited Coach Tom Kimbrough to be formally recognized for his accomplishment of being inducted into the Texas High School Coaches Association's Hall of Honor, Class of 2022

Tom Kimbrough had an impressive coaching record, 171-28-7. He was head coach for 16 of his 24 years at Plano High School.  As head coach, he participated in four state championship games, winning three.  He is one of the most decorated coaches in the history of Plano ISD athletics, with a resume that includes:

• Texas High School Coach of the Year in 1977,'86 and '87
• National Coach of the Year in 1987
• Selected by the UIL as the Outstanding Male Coach in the State in 1991 (Denius - UIL Excellence Award). The first ever to receive the award.
• Coached in the THSCA All-Star Game in 1980.