Hall of Fame: Jack Tompkins (1967)

Jack Tompkins
Jack Tompkins

Jack Tompkins

Royal Oak, Michigan
Years Played: 1930, 1931, 1932
Captain: 1932
All-American: 1932

 

Jack Tompkins entered the University of Michigan in the fall of 1928 and played hockey and baseball for three years.  He played goal for the hockey team and played every minute of every game during his three year career.  He had five shutouts during the 1929-1930 season.  He was elected captain for his senior year, 1931-1932, and was also elected to the All-American team the same year.  Michigan won the Western Conference Championship during his sophomore and junior years.

Jack Tompkins was the first player to be named captain of two different varsity sports (baseball and hockey) during the same year (1931-1932).

 

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