Charles S. “Chuck” Thomas


Born: October 22, 1913

Died: November 23, 1995

Hometown: Winona, MS

Year of Induction: 1975

 

College Career

Sunflower Junior College (1934-1935)

• Junior College All-State (’34, ‘35)

• All-MVC (’34, ‘35)

 Delta State (1936-1938)

• First football All-American from Delta State

• National scoring leader, 119 points (’36)

• Best Male Athlete (’36, ‘38)

• Little All-American (’37)

• Delta State Sports Hall of Fame (’71)

 

Coaching Career

• Itta Bena High School (1938-1942)

• Yazoo City High School (1942-1943)

• Middle Mississippi conference Champions (’43)

• Winona High School (1946-1948)

 

Did You Know?

Chuck Thomas set a state javelin-throwing record in 1936.