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Eino Pulkiner
Position: Hall of Fame Class of 1987
Other Position: Baseball, Men's Basketball, Men's Track & Field; 1926-28
Eino Pulkiner
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 09/26/2007

Won seven letters in baseball, basketball and track in the late 1920s... baseball's top hitter in 1927 and was the team captain in 1928... was basketball's second-leading scorer in 1927 and 1928... once scored 18 of CMU's 24 points in a track victory over Western Michigan... an outstanding prep at Negaunee High School, he was inducted into the Upper Peninsula Hall of Fame in 1976... was an outstanding official in the Midland area for 25 years following graduation from CMU... also coached baseball for 26 seasons, basketball for nine and football for nine at Midland High School... had 25 straight wins in baseball and had a career record of 218-49... was inducted into the Michigan High School Coaches Hall of Fame in 1957.