ATHLETICS CONTRIBUTOR AWARD
Volleyball Announcer, 1993-Present
Tryon served as the volleyball announcer since 1993, working more than 220 matches and 17 Fiesta Bowl Tournaments. He started popular “Point Jacks” cheer that is a long-standing tradition at NAU volleyball games. He served on game management crews since 1987, assisting at volleyball and as an official at track and field meets. He served with the athletics department as the Assistant Athletic Director for Business from 1985-90 and was a University staff member from 1983-2012. He worked as the University as Budget Officer/Analyst (1983-85), Budget Officer (1990-2004), Interim Budget Director (2004-05) and Senior Assistant to the Vice President of Finance/Administration (2005-12).