Aug. 4, 2011
Chancellor David Belcher (AUDIO)
Baseball Player Vance Chavis (VIDEO)
CULLOWHEE, N.C. - The Catamount Club hosted its annual Western Open on Wednesday at the Waynesville Inn - Golf Resort and Spa in Waynesville, N.C. New Western Carolina Chancellor David Belcher and his wife Susan were also in attendance as part of the Chancellor's Get acquainted Tour.
The day started with the golf tournament with 18 teams of four participating. It was followed with a cocktail hour and dinner. After dinner Assistant Athletic Director for Development/Director of Catamount Club Gorham Bradley introduced the speakers: Head Soccer Coach Chad Miller and soccer player Kayla Beauduy, Head Baseball Coach Bobby Moranda and player Vance Chavis and Head Track and Field Coach Danny Williamson and track athlete Benny Davis.
Western Carolina Chancellor David Belcher closed the evening talking for about 30 minutes about his vision for the university and how he feels athletics is the front door to the university.