Alumni Awards


Marist High School proudly recognizes the following members of the Marist community for their dedication to the success and future of Marist High School. Whether it was through dedicating their lives to the mission of St. Marcellin Champagnat, generously supporting the future of Marist through their contributions to service and development, or representing Marist on the field as a former student, these people have more than proven their accolades are well- deserved. This group of elite and prestigious alumni, faculty, staff and friends have left a permanent mark on the history of the school. For these reasons, Marist High School presented the following members of the Marist community with the Laetare Medal, Time & Eternity Award, or a nomination and induction into the Hall of Fame.

Interested in nominating an alumni for the Marist Hall of Fame? Click to read the Hall of Fame Mission, and to download the team nomination form or individual athlete nomination form.

The Marist Laetare Medal

The Marist Laetare Medal is the highest and most prestigious award given to an associate of Marist High School.  The Marist Laetare Medal, Laetare meaning 'to rejoice', is presented to individuals committed to our faith and supportive of Marist High School, individuals who are role models within their community, devoted to their profession and dedicated to excellence in education. The President of Marist High School, on the contributory advice of the Marist School Board, names these individuals.


Mr. Gerald Beeson '90
Mrs. Jennifer Beeson
Mr. Al Brazen
Mr. William Callaghan
Mrs. Nancy Callaghan
Mr. Jack Callahan
Mr. George Ferrell
Mr. David Foley '85
Br. Paul Forgues, F.M.S
Mr. William Frost
Mr. Christopher Fucso
Mr. Daniel Garvey
Mrs. Nell Givens
Bishop John Gorman
Br. Richard Grenier, F.M.S
Br. Hank Hammer, F.M.S
Br. Anthony Iazzetti, F.M.S
Mr.  William Katzenberger
Br. William Lambert, F.M.S
Br. Patrick Magee, F.M.S
Mr. John McCambridge
Mrs. Suzanne  McDonald
Br. Kevin Moran, F.M.S
Mr. John Mortimer
Mr. Mark Mucha
Senator Patrick O'Malley
Mr. Thomas Owens
Mrs. Carole Salvino
Dr. Valerie Scaramella-Nowinski
Mr. James Tyree
Mr. Jack Zidek

Award for Time & Eternity
This honor is given to an alum who exemplifies the Marist tradition of excellence either professionally or in service. Professionally, the recipient should be viewed as a role model by his or her peers and have achieved the highest status within his or her professional community. In service, the recipient should emulate the charism and spirit of St. Marcellin Champagnat. The President of Marist High School, on the contributory advice of the Marist School Board, names these individuals.

Br. Brice Byczynski, F.M.S
Brian Dolan
Robert Figliulo
Felix Germino
Daniel Gill
Tom Hardiman
Kevin Hughes
Rev Thomas Hurley
Brian Hynes
Kevin Hynes
Michael Hynes
Joseph Inzinga
Br. John Kachinsky, F.M.S
 Richard Keating, Jr.
Christopher Lawler
Robert Malatt
 James Nelson
Deacon Andrew Neu
Edward O'Connell
Donald Pirkle
Donald Richardson
Robert Roche
Michael Smith
Kevin Sullivan
Larry Tucker
Mark Viz
Martin Wirtz

Hall of Fame
Marist High School’s Hall of Fame recognizes graduates who made a profound impact on Marist athletics. He or she must be at least seven years removed from high school graduation, and during his or her time as a Marist athlete would have displayed exceptional talent and ability, incredible work ethic, dedication to the team, and exemplary leadership and sportsmanship.

Paul Andreotti- Wrestling
Raymond Balcarcel- Track/CC Coach
 Kevin Barry- Football
Bridget Bentley- Basketball
Jay Bergamini- Football
Raymond Blake- Wrestling
Patrick Boylan- Football
Al Brazen- Lifetime Achievement
Denise Bromberek- Softball
Kevin Brothen- Football
Ralph  Caron III- Track/CC
Dr. Mark Chionis- Tennis
Joseph Coccaro- Baseball
Randall Coe- Lifetime Achievement
Daniel Cole- Track/CC
Michael Collins- Wrestling
Phil Connors- Football
Hector Corona- Soccer
Carl Cozen- Basketball
 James Creevy- Baseball 
 Vincent D'Amico- Soccer
Richard Degitis- Track/CC
Dr. Mark Diamond- Track/CC
James Doody- Football
Maureen Downes- Basketball
Robert Doyle- Track/CC
Anthony Evensen- Wrestling
John Garber- Tennis
Dr. Gregory Germino- Track/CC
 Mark Gervais- Wrestling Coach
Thomas Gorzelanny- Baseball
Sergio Greco- Soccer
Br. Richard Grenier, F.M.S- Lifetime Achievement
Kate Grunauer- Basketball
John Guldan- Lifetime Achievement
John Haberkorn- Track/CC
Lauren Haberkorn- - Track/CC
James Hall- Football
Robert Hallas- Baseball
Brian Harmon- Baseball
William Harte- Track/CC
Daniel Hickey- Basketball
Timothy Hough- Basketball
Robert Janecyk- Hockey
Jeremiah Joyce- Football
Theodore Karamanos- Wrestling
Gary Kostrubala- Track/CC
Donald Kuehner- Baseball Coach
Raymond Lang- Soccer
Brian Liston- Football
Michael Lokanc- Football
Martin Manzke- Track/CC
John McCabe- Track/CC
John McCambridge- Basketball
Maurice Mitchell- Track/CC
John Mooney- Baseball
Timothy Nitsche- Football
Gene Nolan- Basketball
Kevin Nolan- Wrestling
Daniel O'Brien- Wrestling
Michael O'Brien- Wrestling
Walter O'Grady- Lifetime Achievement
John O'Hara- Track/CC
Kevin O'Riordan- Basketball
James Pavesic- Lifetime Achievement
Jerry Pianto- Football
Anthony Pietrzak- Football Coach
James Piko- Football
Michael Plahm- Football
Charles Powers- Lifetime Achievement
Timothy Pyznarski- Baseball
Patrick Quinn- Track/CC Coach
Russell Radz- Basketball
Russell Rein- Football
Gary Rekasis- Football
Michael Rogowski- Football
James Ryan- Lifetime Achievement
Thomas Salvino- Wrestling
Brian Shannon, Jr.- Golf
Kenneth Styler- Basketball
John Sullivan- Football
Raymond Thoma- Baseball
Larry Tucker- Basketball
Joseph Vulich- Football
Brian Walsh- Golf
James Wideikis- Baseball
Daniel Wollenberg- Football
Patrick Wrona- Wrestling
Vincent Zawaski- Baseball


For information on nominating an alum for these honors or more information about the event, contact:

Ms. Maggie McEldowney '07
Director of the Marist Fund