John Northrup
Position: Hall of Fame Class of 1991
Other Position: Baseball; 1974-76
John Northrup
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 09/28/2007
A superb student-athlete who earned three letters in baseball before graduating in 1976... he still holds the modern day single-season batting record of .441, set in 1976... earned first-team All-America recognition and first-team Academic All-America honors as a senior... his 21-game hitting streak was the second best in Chippewa annals... a product of Bay City Handy High School... earned a master's degree from CMU in 1982... was a CMU Scholar-Athlete in 1976... drafted by the Detroit Tigers.