Joe Epple
Position: Hall of Fame Class of 1995
Other Position: Baseball; 1955-58
Joe Epple
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 09/28/2007
A four-year regular on the CMU baseball team... played on the 1957 Interstate Intercollegiate Athletic Conference championship team... was a first-team All-IIAC shortstop in 1958 after hitting .338 for the season... captained the 1958 team... a Mount Pleasant High School product... became one of the winningest coaches in Michigan prep baseball annals at his alma mater, posting a record of 534-211 at MPHS... sent 74 players to college, including 45 to CMU... six of his players played professionally... was inducted into the Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Hall of Fame.