Allen Morris

Year Inducted: 
1976
Category: 
Amateur
Hometown: 
Greensboro, NC
Highlights: 
  • Coached the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill’s men’s tennis team from 1980 to 1993 compiling a 245 – 123 record
  • Won two Atlantic Coast Conference Championships as coach
  • Won seven North Carolina State Championships in singles
  • Won US Senior Clay Court national titles in singles and doubles in 1977-78
  • Achieved a national ranking of #16 in 1956
  • Was a quarterfinalist at Wimbledon in 1956
  • Was inducted into the Southern Tennis Hall of Fame in 1985
  • Inducted into the NC Sports Hall of Fame in 1978