Missouri Valley College Hall of Fame
Class of 2004
Paul Thomas graduated from Missouri Valley College in 1984. Paul was a four-year football letterman at linebacker and was an All-Conference pick in 1984. Paul was a member of the V-Club, Sigma Nu Fraternity and was selected as Mr. Viking in 1984.
Following graduation from Missouri Valley College, Paul was the head football coach at Hannibal High School. His Hannibal teams laid claim to four district championships, and in 1996 earned him District Coach of the Year honors. Paul returned to Marshall in 1999 as the head football coach of the Marshall Owls. In 2002, he was voted as District Coach of the Year after he led the Owls to the state quarter-finals.
Paul and his wife, Kimberly live in Miami, and have two children, Paul-Wayne and Lauren.