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William C. Moore

Hall of Fame induction:  1996

Bill Moore was one of Howard High School’s outstanding runners. He was a member of Howard’s New Castle County and State Championship Teams of 1959, 1960, and 1961 (when there was only one division). In 1961 Moore won the State and New Castle County Championships in the 440y. He was also the suburban 880y champion at the Philadelphia Spike and Shoe Meet at Franklin Field. In 1962 he was the State Open Meet Champion in the 880y. In 1963 and 1964 he was the State Open Meet Champion in the 440y. He broke the meet record in 1963 and his own record in 1964.

In 1964 he competed in the Indoor National AAU Championships at Madison Square Garden, in the 600y run with a time of 1:12.5, a school record for Delaware State College. In addition, in 1964 at Delaware State College, he anchored relay teams that set school records in the 440y, 880y, sprint medley, and mile relay teams. He also set school records in the 220y and the 440y with a time of 47.8. During the summers and after graduating college, Moore was a regular relay runner for the Philadelphia Pioneer Club.

Delaware T&F Hall of Fame member

Delaware T&F Hall of Fame member


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