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Joyce Morton-Kief
Joyce Morton-Kief

Inducted: 1983

Illinois State track and cross country coach ... won three state track championships, five cross-cross country conference championships, five indoor track conference champions and three outdoor conference titles ... won three "triple crowns" in the Gateway Conference (winning cross country, indoor and outdoor track titles all in the same school year) ... coached more than 40 qualifiers for the NCAA or AIAW Championship meets ... named the NCAA Region IV Outdoor Track Coach of the Year and Gateway Coach of the Year in 1990 ... coached the North squad at the 1989 US Olympic Festival ... served as head manager for the United States junior girls track and field team in the 1991 Pan American Games.