Fifty Wildcat Greats: Who's on Your Top 10 List?

From Central Street to the breezy shores off Lakeside Field, some of the world's greatest collegiate athletes have competed for Northwestern.

In our upcoming fall issue, Northwestern magazine will profile Northwestern's 10 greatest athletes — and we need your help in choosing our final list.

Do you remember when Coach Fitz roamed the defensive backfield for the Rose Bowl–bound 'Cats in 1995? Did you watch Anucha Browne pour in 31 points per night at Welsh-Ryan? Have you ever seen a faster Wildcat in the water than Matt Grevers?

We've listed 50 very worthy candidates to make our final selection. Please help us pick our final list by voting below. And let us know, too, which Wildcats we’ve missed.

Go 'Cats!

Please Vote for your favorite all-time Wildcat great. Please include the athlete's Name and explain your vote. And let us know who we missed.

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"What about Luke Johnson Sr.?  Nine varsity letters. According to the NU site, ' of the most talented all-around athletes in Wildcat history.'" Northwestern fans have weighed in on our 50 greatest Wildcats. Check out their comments on Northwestern's best, including a few we missed.