Pete Howell (Baseball, 1977-78)
He was named first team Academic All-American pitcher in 1978. He received the NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, the only major college baseball player to earn the award that year. He was named the NAU Blue-Coat Scholar Athlete of the Year, and received the Golden Eagle Award. He posted a two-year pitching record of 15-5. His 15 victories set a school record for wins in a career. He set the single-season win record in 1977, posting an 8-4 record with an 1.87 ERA.