1 hr 41 min

Part I: Harry Sheehy — Becoming A Williams Sports Icon A Williams Life

    • Personal Journals

Harry Sheehy ('75) is the former head men's basketball coach and athletic director at Williams College. In this interview, he talks about his time in Williamstown as a child and young adult, often accompanied by his father ('51). He discusses his time as a star college basketball player at Williams as well as a professional athlete, and his phenomenal success as Williams basketball coach (1983-2000) and athletic director (2000-10). Toward the end of the interview, Harry talks about his decade as athletic director at Dartmouth, a position he retired from in early 2021, and his marriage to Williams classmate Connie (’75), the love of his life for over 40 years.  

This interview was recorded at Harry's house in Williamstown in May 2021.

Harry Sheehy ('75) is the former head men's basketball coach and athletic director at Williams College. In this interview, he talks about his time in Williamstown as a child and young adult, often accompanied by his father ('51). He discusses his time as a star college basketball player at Williams as well as a professional athlete, and his phenomenal success as Williams basketball coach (1983-2000) and athletic director (2000-10). Toward the end of the interview, Harry talks about his decade as athletic director at Dartmouth, a position he retired from in early 2021, and his marriage to Williams classmate Connie (’75), the love of his life for over 40 years.  

This interview was recorded at Harry's house in Williamstown in May 2021.

1 hr 41 min