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Michael A. Buzzell

Hall of Fame


Inducted 2000


United States Naval Academy

Michael A. Buzzell, an attackman who graduated from the the United States Naval Academy in 1980, was inducted as a truly great player. Buzzell was a three-time All-American at Navy, earning first team honors in 1979 and 1980, and second team honors in 1978. He captained the South team in the 1980 North/South All-Star game and was the 1980 Turnbull Award winner as the nation's top attackman. He was also a two-time Hero's Award winner.

Buzzell is a member of the Naval Academy's Athletics Hall of Fame and was an alternate on the 1982 United States National Team. A successful club player for 16 years after college, he was a fighter pilot in the Navy and is a 1987 graduate of Top Gun.