As a member of Hardin-Simmons University's only two Border Conference Championship tennis teams, 1954-1956, Bill won a recrd 4 medals, 3 gold and 1 silver. In the 1954 Conference Championship, Bill won bothe Class B singles and doubles gold meals. In that same year Herring won the silver medal in doubles at the NAIA National tennis tournament. In the 1955 conference championship, Bill won the Class A doubles silver medal and in the championship of 1956, he won the Class A doubles silber medal. During his three years of playing for HSU, Bill won a record total of fice Border Cnference Championship medals. Some would say the above is a fitting ending to undeniable great accomplishments for an HSU tennis player.