Dec. 4, 2002
Cullowhee, NC - The Western Carolina University Department of Athletics announced today that it is currently accepting nominations of candidates for induction into the Athletic Hall of Fame. The annual Hall of Fame induction ceremony will be held during Hall of Fame Weekend scheduled for October 3-4, 2003 in conjunction with the Catamounts' home football game vs Furman.
The purpose of the Hall of Fame is to recognize and honor those persons whose outstanding contributions have enriched the athletic program of Western Carolina University. Nominees must have made outstanding contributions to the athletic program as a student-athlete, coach or administrator. Five years must have elapsed since a nominees association with the department. The Class of 2003 will join 70 current members who have been inducted into the Hall of Fame since its inception in 1990.
The Hall of Fame committee will accept nominations through Friday, January 17, 2003 and will announce the Class of 2003 on March 1, 2003. Official nomination forms can be acquired by calling the athletic department at 828-227-7338 or online at catamountsports.com