SVHS Athletic Director

Tim Terry

Tim Terry


Graduated from Clinton High School 1973

Played Football, Basketball and Baseball

BS (78)and MS (82) from Indiana State University

Member of the ISU baseball team

Teaching Experience:

1978-1980 Teacher Turkey Run

South Vermillion High 1980-2014

Became Athletic Director in 2014

Subjects taught: Drivers Education Industrial Arts, Health, Phy. Ed, Weight Training, Substance Abuse

2014 - 2019 Athletic Director

Coaching Experience High School

1978-80 Turkey Run Head Baseball assistant Football and Basketball.

1981 2019 South Vermillion:

Baseball Coach: 604

10 times had 20 or more game-winners in a season

3 players that were 1st team all-state

6 players to play in the Indiana North/South Game

8 Sectionals and 9 Conference Championships

Coach of Indiana All-Star South Team 2015 and 2019

Girls Basketball 298 wins:

5 Sectional and 2 Conference Championships

Head Football 7 wins

Defeated Northview for the Coal Bucket Game (first South Vermillion team to defeat Northview in football)


Married 24 years to Kim, science teacher here at South Vermillion. Four Boys TJ (22) Canton (20)

Cooper (19) Easton (14) and mother Pauline

All together Coaching Experience:


My first experience in coaching was helping a pony league team when I was 11 years old.

Clinton Little League 6 years, Babe Ruth 4 years, All-star teams 3 years (in the early to mid-’70s) Terre Town baseball 3 years, Terre Haute North Little league 2 years. Served on Clinton Little league board three years, Havoc summer baseball coach 17-18-year-olds two years. Coached three All-State Baseball players:

Started first baseball camp

Head Baseball coach 38 years


Vice President of Youth Football 2 years

5th and 6th grade 2 years Coach (70’s)

8th grade 3 years Coach

Freshman 2 years Coach

Assistant Coach 4 years

Head Coach 3 years

Started Punt Pass and Kick and football camp


CYO 2 years

8th grade 2 years

Started first girls basketball camp

Head Basketball Coach 34 years

Two Girls Scored over 1,000 points

Three years in a row was the Head Coach in three different sports, Football, Basketball and Baseball 87 to 89. Best seasons winner of coal bucket vs Northview, Girls Conf. Championship and Baseball Sectional Championship in Terre Haute all in the 1987-88 season,

As a player in High School = 1972 Baseball Sectional Champs, 1973 Baseball Sectionals Champs, 1973 Basketball Conference Champs