Cy King

Year Inducted: 
2005
Category: 
Administrator/Volunteer
Hometown: 
Raleigh, NC
Highlights: 
  • Served as Raleigh Parks and Recreation Director of Tennis from 1974 to 2004
  • Built a nationally recognized city tennis program in Raleigh that was named  National Chapter of the Year by the USTA/National Junior League in 1996
  • Held numerous administrative volunteer  positions at the state, sectional and national levels of the  United States Tennis Association including serving as President of the NC Tennis Association and the NC Tennis Foundation
  • Received the USPTA North Carolina Tennis Pro of the Year award and the USTA/North Carolina Mary Milam Lifetime Achievement Award in 1996
  • Played college tennis at North Carolina State University
  • Served as the Women’s Tennis coach at Peace College
  • Continued to volunteer for NC Tennis after his induction