Robert (Bob) Light

Year Inducted: 
1997
Category: 
Coach (College and/or Club Pro)
Hometown: 
Boone, NC
Highlights: 
  • Coached men’s tennis at Appalachian State University from 1974 to 1988 winning three Carolinas Conference Championships
  • Named league Coach of the Year two times
  • Founded the Western North Carolina Junior Tennis League in 1965
  • Helped found the NC Association of Tennis Professionals
  • Won North Carolina State Championship in doubles