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NJSCA Hall of Fame

The following people were inducted into the New Jersey State Coaches Association Hall of Fame at the Pines Manor in Edison, NJ on April 10, 2016.

Steve Antonucci Middletown South HS Football
Daniel Benz Morris Knolls HS Tennis/Basketball
Scott Cariddi Delaware Valley Regional HS Girls Soccer
Walt Clarkson* Westfield HS Cross Country/Swimming/Track
Carmen Cook Voorhees HS Basketball
Ted Daily Haddon Heights HS Basketball/Softball/Soccer
Jim Dransfield West Milford Township HS Softball
Lawrence Dubiel Warren Hills Regional HS Football
Mark D. Frankel Ocean Twp HS Softball
Joe Galliera Kingsway Regional HS Baseball
William Hiltner Sterling HS Basketball
Donna Hobson Northern Burlington HS Softball
George Holden Lower Cape May Regional HS Basketball
Mickey Hunt Ramapo HS Baseball
Bruce Hyde NV Old Tappan HS Cross Country/Track
George H. Kapner Westfield HS Tennis/Soccer/Swimming/Basketball
Thomas Mason Penns Grove HS Cross Country/Track
George Masters, Jr. Burlington City HS Softball
Denise Materia Mount St. Mary Academy Basketball/Softball
Kevin McCann South Plainfield HS Wrestling
Eric D. Nussbaum Colts Neck HS Athletic Trainer
Vincent J. O'Brien Fort Lee HS Wrestling
Fran Orlowski Leonia HS Basketball
Sue Parler DePaul Catholic HS Softball
Matthew Perotti Hunterdon Central HS Football
Deborah Renz Farrell Warren Hills Regional HS Swimming
Sheila Rivera (Ulrich) Secaucus HS Volleyball
Rich Smith Northern Highlands HS Field Hockey/Bowling/Golf
Thomas Stead Holmdel HS/Matawan HS/Keyport HS Basketball
David Suiter Salem HS Basketball
Joe Sutera New Milford HS/Elmwood Park HS/ Glen Rock HS Baseball
Bob Taglieri Bergenfield HS Football
Thomas Torrillo Gloucester City Jr-Sr HS Basketball
Michael Vergalito Hunterdon Central HS Lacrosse
Darren White Saddle Brook HS Softball/Basketball/Football
William Wickenheisser Millburn HS Tennis
*Posthumous Award


Click here for a complete listing of coaches inducted into the NJSCA Hall of Fame.

To learn more about the Class of 2016, click here. 

To learn more about the Class of 2015, click here.

To learn more about the Class of 2014, click here.

To learn more about the Class of  2013, click here.

To nominate a coach for induction, click here.

Coach of the Year Honorees

The National Federation of High Schools (NFHS), in conjunction with the New Jersey Scholastic Coach's Association (NJSCA) also recognizes coaches for the promotion of their sport at the state, sectional and national levels. This year's winners will be recognized at the NJSCA HOF Program at the Pines Manor in Edison on April 10, 2016.  Please click on the links below to see this year's winners and past Coach of the Year honorees: