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Rod Rapp
Position: Hall of Fame Class of 2000
Other Position: Wrestling; 1962-66
Rod Rapp
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 09/28/2007
A two-time All-America wrestler and four-year letterwinner for the Chippewas... finished third (1963) and fifth (1965) in the national finals, and was Interstate Intercollegiate Athletic Conference champion and its Outstanding Wrestler in 1964... had 15 wins in 1963, including 12 straight pins, and finished with 123 career points... also earned two letters in track... a product of Lansing Eastern, he coached six state championship squads at Mount Pleasant and 41 individual state champions... twice he was name Michigan's Coach of the Year... established himself as one of the top coaches in Michigan history during his 25 years as head wrestling coach at Mount Pleasant High School...was also an assistant at CMU for three seasons.