HOF 2020

Mike Goodson

As a long term member of the club Mike still competes in his age group.  In past races Mike could be seen running in his Santa suit for the Christmas 5 miler in Slater Park.  In addition to the club Mike is involved in numerous athletic activities.

Mike had spent more than three decades as a teacher at Central Falls High School. He began his career in 1969 and retired in 2003 as the chairman of the physical education department. During his tenure, and after his retirement as a teacher, he served as a longtime coach for the school’s football, baseball, and basketball teams.

Mike has also spent nearly three decades as the head coach of the Shea High indoor track and field team, and he still holds that role today. He also spent time as a head cross country coach and an assistant football coach at Shea.

Mike has also received numerous accolades during his career as a coach, including his induction into Central Falls High’s Warrior Athletic Hall of Fame.  Congratulations Mike on being inducted to the RIRR Hall of Fame!