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Monday, September 17, 2012
Voice of NAU volleyball to be enshrined
The familiar voice at NAU volleyball matches since 1993, longtime NAU employee Dug Tryon is the 2012 recipient of the Athletics Contributor Award and has earned induction into the NAU Athletics Hall of Fame. A member of the Northern Arizona University staff from 1983 to 2012, Tryon has served as the public address announcer at more than 220 NAU volleyball matches over nearly 20 years.
"It's quite humbling while at the same time it's quite an honor," said Tryon. "I remember sitting at (2011 Athletics Contributor Award winner) Dave Brown's table last year and thinking it was a neat thing to be recognized in that way. I would never imagine being inducted, and that was just a year ago so it's quite an honor." read full story