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Kris (Tipmore) Popp
Position: Hall of Fame Class of 2000
Other Position: Softball; 1985-88
Kris (Tipmore) Popp
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 09/28/2007
A second-team All-America catcher in 1988, Kris helped guide the Chippewa softball team to Mid-American Conference championships in 1986 and 1987, followed by a berth in the 1987 College World Series... earned a spot on the College World Series All-Tournament Team after batting .400... led the Chippewas to a record of 164-69 in her four years, including a MAC Tournament title in 1985... a first-team All-MAC and All-Mideast Region pick in 1988 after batting .400 with a school and MAC-record 74 hits in 185 at-bats... ranked second in single-season hits (74, 1988) and batting average (.400), and third in single-season runs (42, 1988).