Shelby Root
Position: Hall of Fame Class of 2005
Other Position: Gymnastics; 1988-90
Shelby Root
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 09/28/2007
One of the first outstanding gymnasts at CMU who helped launch the Chippewas' dominance of the sport in the Mid-American Conference... won the floor exercise and the all-around title in 1990, leading CMU to its first MAC Championship... named the league's 1990 Senior Gymnast of the Year... an All-MAC selection three times from 1988-90... became CMU's first NCAA regional qualifier... an honorable mention Academic All-MAC selection.