Paul “Whit” Cobb

Year Inducted: 
1983
Category: 
Collegiate
Hometown: 
Durham, NC
Highlights: 
  • Named Southern Conference Athlete of the Year in 1950, lettering in tennis, track and basketball
  • Coached Duke University men’s tennis from 1955 to 1959
  • Won 10 Eastern Carolina Tennis Association singles and doubles championships
  • Won three North Carolina State Championship in singles and doubles
  • Inducted into the NC Sports Hall of Fame in 1985
  • Was instrumental in the early Hall of Fame as curator and chair of the HOF Council