|Sport(s):||Football, Ice Hockey, Baseball|
John S. Norris, a 12-letter man at NU, played football, ice hockey and baseball. In 1960, John was Vermont Athlete of the Year and was awarded the ECAC Medallion. He served as a company commander at Fort Knox, Ky. from 1960 to 1962 before returning to Norwich on the football, ice hockey, and baseball coaching staffs from 1963 to 1969. At the time of his induction to the NU Athletic Hall of Fame, John was an Assistant Professor of Physical Education and the baseball coach at the University of Rhode Island.