North Carolina High School Athletic Association

Celebrating 100 Years: This Day In NCHSAA History

October 24, 2012

On this day in history in the NCHSAA, veteran head men’s basketball coach Marc Payne of Ashe County High School announced his retirement from coaching for health reasons. A former member of the NCHSAA Board of Directors, Payne had been a head coach at the high school level for 37 years with a career mark of 574-383.