Shelly Stokes, Softball
Shelly Stokes played NCAA softball for Fresno State from 1990 until 1994. She competed at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta where she received a gold medal with the American team.
Pat Hill, Football Coaching
Pat Hill served as the head football coach of Fresno State from 1997 through the 2011 season. In 15 seasons as head coach of Fresno State, Coach Hill led the Bulldogs to a record of 112-80, 11 bowl game appearances, and a share of the 1999 Western Athletic Conference title.
Logan Mankins, Football
Logan Mankins played college football at Fresno State from 2000 until 2004. Mankins was drafted by the New England Patriots in the first round of the 2005 NFL Draft. He is a former American football guard who played eleven seasons in the National Football League (NFL) and also played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Mankins retired from the NFL on March 7, 2016.
John Carbray, Community Leader
John was the first Freno Grizzlies Manager to be named Executive of the Year at the Pacific Coast League in 2002. He is currently the Fresno Grizzlies President and CEO.
Dot Jones, Track and Field
At Fresno State, Dot Jones was an elite collegiate shot-putter holding the University's indoor and outdoor shot put records. Jones was a three-time All-American and won conference championships in 1985 and 1986. Jones is also a 15 time world arm wrestling champion.
2008 Fresno State, Baseball
The 2008 Fresno State Bulldogs baseball team represented California State University, Fresno in the NCAA Division I baseball season of 2008. In a Cinderella run through the postseason, the Fresno State Bulldogs defeated the Georgia Bulldogs in the 2008 College World Series finals to win its first NCAA Division I Championship in baseball. This led to their 3rd national championship inthe NCAA organization, adding to their championships in Softball (1998) and Men's Track & Field (1964-Division II).
1959 Fresno State, Baseball
Fresno State's 1959 College Worls Series was led by the late Pete Beiden and it posted a 41-13 overall record, won the California Collegiate Athletic Association and District 8 championships and finished third at the 1959 College World Series in Omaha, Nebraska. The finish remains the highest by a men's varsity team in school history.
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