NEW HAVEN CHAPTER CELEBRATES 51ST ANNIVERSARY
The New Haven County Chapter celebrated our 51st anniversary scholar athlete dinner on Friday April 8 at Fantasia in North Haven with a crowd of 350. The chapter honored 30 scholar athletes and four award winners, including Emmy Award and Peabody Award winning journalist, and former Yale player Jack Ford, with the Distinguished American Award, member Anthony “Tony” Mortali, with the Chapter Award of Merit, Tom Dyer of Class M State Champion Hillhouse with the Coach of the Year Award and Ed Mockus winner of the Official Recognition Award. In addition Hillhouse and Xavier were presented championship plaques for winning the Class M and Class LL titles respectively and scholarships were also presented to 4 scholar athletes from Sheehan, Derby, Platt and Hamden Hall.
2011 Scholar-Athlete Dinner
COACH OF THE YEAR TOM DYER OF HILLHOUSE GETS A FLOWER FROM EILEEN MORIARTY FOR HIS MOM LAUREN
DISTINGUISHED AMERICAN AWARD WINNER JACK FORD WITH CHAPTER PRESIDENT BILL O’BRIEN AND NORTHEAST REGION COORDINATOR HOWIE VANDERSEA.
OFFICIAL RECOGNITION AWARD WINNER ED MOCKUS, BILL O’BRIEN, EMMY AND PEABODY AWARD WINNER DISTINGUISHED AMERICAN JACK FORD, MERIT AWARD WINNER TONY MORTALI AND COACH OF THE YEAR TOM DYER OF HILLHOUSE.
BILL O’BRIEN PRESENTS STATE CHAMPIONSHIP AWARDS TO TOM DYER OF HILLHOUSE AND SEAN MARINAN OF XAVIER WITH JACK FORD.
HOPKINS SCHOLAR ATHLETE JACK PANTALENA WITH PARENTS RAYMOND AND MARYBETH, FAMILY MEMBERS AND COACH TOM PARR.
HILLHOUSE SCHOLAR ATHLETE DARRIN DIXON WITH PARENTS BILL AND SANDRA AND COACH TOM DYER.
SCHOLAR ATHLETES MARCH TO HEAD TABLE WITH MUSIC TO MR. TOUCHDOWN.
MORE SCHOLAR ATHLETS MARCH TO HEAD TABLE.
JACK FORD ACCEPTS DISTINGUISHED AMERICAN AWARD FROM BILL O’BRIEN
PAUL CRISCUOLO PRESENTS CHAPTER AWARD OF MERIT TO TONY MORTALI
DAN MARTIN PRESENTS OFFICIAL RECOGNITION AWARD TO ED MOCKUS.
TOM DYER ACCEPTS COACH OF THE YEAR AWARD FROM BILL O’BRIEN