1985 NAU Athletics Hall of Fame Class
Rudolf "Rudy" Lavik (Football/Track and Field 1928-31)
Coach Lavik's 1927 Axer football team was crowned Arizona Conference Champion and his 1928 team repeated the feat with a perfect 8-0 record. In 1931, the Lumberjack's defeated Arizona and Arizona State College in Tempe (now ASU) to become undisputed Arizona State Champions. Lavik instituted the first high school coaching clinic in 1928. His professional honors included induction into the Arizona Basketball Hall of Fame and the Arizona Football Hall of Fame and the Arizona State University Sports Hall of Fame.