Congratulations to Bob McKinney on being inducted into the Florida High School Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2020 by the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) for his commitment to high school athletics. McKinney, Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) coordinator of Advanced Academics, which includes Advanced Placement and Dual Enrollment, is also a talented multi-sports official for the FHSAA.
Throughout his sports officiating career, McKinney has called 468 football games, 1,030 basketball games, 184 baseball and softball contests, and 85 flag football contests for FHSAA member schools.
A highly regarded and sought-after contest official, McKinney’s extensive knowledge and ability to command game rules and mechanics has led him to appear in 14 FHSAA state championship games in his career. He is also a four-time official of the Florida Athletic Coaches Association All-Star Basketball Game.
The 30th class to be inducted into the FHSAA Hall of Fame celebrates 100 years of interscholastic competition featuring some of the most accomplished student-athletes, coaches, administrators, officials and contributors from across the state. A special induction ceremony is scheduled to take place on September 27 at the Hilton University of Florida Conference Center in Gainesville.
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