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Colyer honored by Highland Cavalier Club

Bob ColyerThe Highland Cavalier Club honored Bob Colyer, Sr. on April 9 for his decades of service and commitment to The University of Virginia’s College at Wise and its athletic program.

Colyer, owner of Colgard Outdoor Sports in Norton, is a 1957 graduate of what was then known as Clinch Valley College. The HCC presented Colyer with a plaque in honor of his work with the club and the athletics program at UVa-Wise. Colyer is an avid supporter of the UVa-Wise football program, and he served as morale coach for more than 10 years.

In addition to his work with the HCC, Colyer is a former member of both the UVa-Wise College Board and the UVa-Wise Foundation Board. He also served on the UVa-Wise Annual Fund Class Council.