UVa-Wise seeking Athletic Hall of Fame nominations

The selection committee for The University of Virginia’s College at Wise Athletic Hall of Fame is seeking nominations for 2012-2013 inductees.

The committee is considering nominations for outstanding athletes for achievements, outstanding coaches for contributions and achievements, and outstanding administrators, faculty, support personnel, friends and alumni who have made a significant long term commitment to the growth, development, and support of the college’s athletic endeavors.  Nominees should have completed their service prior to 2006, which meets the five-year eligibility requirement.

Any current or former college coach, alumni, college administrator, faculty or staff member, previous Hall of Fame inductees or members of the Hall of Fame Committee may make nominations.   The selection committee is chaired by faculty member Tom Costa and includes alumni, faculty, friends and former inductees.

The nominations must include details of the nominee, including specifics of their achievements relating to the category for which they are being considered.  Those submitting nominations may also include as much information about honors achieved or statistics and additional information that may be useful to the committee.

Nominations will be accepted through February and may be emailed to Tom Costa at tmc5a@uvawise.edu or sent to Tom Costa, Athletic Hall of Fame, 1 College Avenue, Wise, VA  24293.  To view a list of former inductees, please visit www.uvawisecavs.com.  For additional information, please call Danny Sterling at 276-328-0206.