Alan Flitcraft (Baseball Coach, 1966-81)
Flitcraft's 15 years at NAU produced eight nationally ranked Lumberjack teams, 16 All-America performers, seven Academic All-America selections and 12 All-District 7 NCAA players. Seven of his Axer teams participated in post-season play. Flitcraft was selected NCAA District 7 Coach of the Year in 1970. With 325 wins, he was the first Lumberjack coach to exceed the 300 victory mark in any sport. Before coming to NAU, Flitcraft pitched professionally in the California Angels organization.