Carl E. Jones '54
Year: 1999
Previous College: Guilford
Team: Football
  • Started three years at quarterback for Coach Stuart Maynard's football team and also played tennis for the Quakers.
  • Played for Atlantic Christian College (ACC) in 1949 after serving four years in the United States Navy. 
  • Transferred to Guilford when ACC dropped its football program after the 1950 season. 
  • Earned All-North State Conference recognition in 1953
  • Received the Quakers' Most Valuable Player Award (1953)
  • Earned a master's degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and spent some time coaching and teaching in Guilford County. 
  • Enrolled in the University of the South in Sewanee, TN, and earned his bachelor's degree in divinity in 1964 and his master's degree in divinity a year later.
  • Retired Episcopal priest and former Alabama Department of Education mathematics specialist