Texas High School Football Hall of Fame Inductees: Bob Ledbetter

Bob Ledbetter

Southlake Carroll High School


Inducted in 2016

Coach Ledbetter’s career record stands at 208-39-1 and his teams never finished with a losing record.  From 1986-1993 the 3A Dragons were 113-5-1, winning state championships in 1988, 1992 and 1993.  They broke the National Record of 72 straight regular season wins and in 1993 the Dragons were recognized as the most noteworthy football team in Texas by receiving the Gordon Wood Award at the Texas Football Hall of Fame banquet. Coach Ledbetter was selected to coach the Texas All-Stars in the 1988 Oil Bowl and he also coached the 1990 THSCA North All-Stars. The three time Texas Coach of the Year also served on the THSCA Board of Directors from 1994-97.  He also served as the school’s athletic director from 1996 to 2002. In 1999, Ledbetter was inducted into the North Texas Football Coaches Association Hall of Honor and in 2014 was inducted into Southeastern Oklahoma State's athletic Hall of Fame. In 2010 he was inducted into the Texas High School Coaches Association Hall of Honor.