Tim Thompson

Betsy Bushuiakovish
tthompson [at] tnfury [dot] com

Tim has been involved in coaching basketball for the past 20 years at the high school level as an assistant coach for both the boys and girls teams at Roane County High School (RCHS), head coach for boys at North Middle School (NMS) in Lenoir City, and head coach for both boys and girls AAU at the high school level for the Swarm AAU team based out of Roane County.   His teams regularly advanced to the TMSAA State Sectionals while at NMS and he contributed to the success of helping RCHS in winning a high percentage of their games which culminated in a District Championship for the both the boys and girls teams at RCHS.  Tim also coached several girls on his AAU teams that went on to play college basketball at Carson-Newman, Tusculum College, Roane State, and David Lipscomb University.  He has a passion and energy for helping young people maximize their potential using basketball as a tool to do so.   Tim holds an Ed.S. degree from TTU in Instructional Leadership and serves as the Principal of Midway Elementary School in Kingston.