350 Raritan Road Roselle, NJ 07203
(908) 245-2350

Hall of Fame

Roselle Catholic
ATHLETIC
HALL OF FAME


Mission Statement:
Since their inception, Roselle Catholic High School and Girls Catholic High School held a strong athletic tradition.  The Roselle Catholic Hall of Fame was established to permanently honor the elite Roselle Catholic and GIrls Catholic graduates, coaches, and teams for their contributions to Roselle Catholic and Girls Catholic athletics and their embodiment of the Roselle Catholic mission of being successful, responsible, and ethical citizens while as a part of the Lions community and beyond.


Eligibility:
In order to be considered for nomination into the Roselle Catholic Hall of Fame, a candidate or team or must meet the following eligibility requirements:
 
Athlete:
Nominees must have graduated from Roselle Catholic or Girls Catholic High School a minimum of ten years prior to his / her nomination selection.
 
Each nominee must have made a significant achievement in their sport at Roselle Catholic or Girls Catholic High School.
 
Nominees must have exemplified behavior during and after graduation that is a credit and in accordance with the mission of Roselle Catholic and Girls Catholic High School.
 
Coach / Contributor:
Nominees can include Roselle Catholic or Girls Catholic coaches, administrators, and managers.
 
The nominee must have coached at Roselle Catholic or Girls Catholic for a total of at least five years prior to their nomination, and must have been associated with a team or program prior to a minimum of ten years.
 
Nominees must have exemplified behavior during and after their Roselle Catholic and Girls Catholic High School coaching career that is a credit and in accordance with the mission of the schools.
 
Team:
The nominated team must have an outstanding record or accomplishments such as state, sectional, or county championship or undefeated season.
 
The team must have completed their nominated season a minimum of ten years prior to nomination.
 

Nominations:
In order for a candidate or team to be given the best consideration for inclusion into the Hall of Fame, it is helpful to provide the selection committee with copies of news clippings, yearbooks, certificates of award, and other documents in addition to the nomination information regarding the achievements of the athlete, coach, or team.
 
Any candidate or team nominated to the Roselle Catholic Hall of Fame, which is not inducted in any given year will remain nominated and given consideration for induction into the Roselle Catholic Hall of Fame in ensuing years.
 
Any member of the Roselle Catholic and Girls Catholic communities can nominate a candidate for Hall of Fame consideration.

Nominations are always accepted!
[You can submit your nomination by downloading the interactive form below.] 

Nomination Forms:
The links below are for PDF forms which can be downloaded and completed on the computer merely by filling in the blank spaces. Once completed, save the file to your computer and email it to jahmuty@rosellecatholic.org

If you prefer, you can also print out the completed form and
fax it to: John Ahmuty at [908] 241-3869, or mail to the address below:
Roselle Catholic Hall of Fame
Attn: John Ahmuty
350 Raritan Road
Roselle, NJ 07203

 

The 2016 Inaugural Class Of Inductees Was Enshrined
On Friday, November 4, 2016

[View the List of Inductees Below]
 
Roselle Catholic is proud of its long-standing tradition of athletic excellence.  Some of Roselle Catholic’s and Girls Catholic’s proudest moments were made on the courts and the fields where dedication, perseverance and teamwork come together to reach new levels of excellence in a continual pursuit of individual and team goals.

2016 Inaugural Class of Inductees:

Athletes:
John Allen '71
James Burke '70

Mike Garvey '66
Robert Hoffman '65

Denis Kanach '65 
Roger Radecki '63
Joseph Savage '70
Kathleen Sweeney, GC '67
William Trelease '72
Phyllis Wischusen GC '67
Coaches / Contributors:
Ed Chakey
Frank Gagliano
Pat Hagan '71
Ray Korn '64
Joseph Skrec '84




 

Teams:
1962-63 Roselle Catholic State "A" North Championship Boys Basketball Team
1965 Roselle Catholic Penn Relays Championship of America HS Two Mile RelayTeam
1965 Roselle Catholic Penn Relays Championship of America HS Distance MedleyTeam
1967 Undefeated Girls Catholic NJ Catholic Tournament Championship Girls Basketball Team
2003 Roselle Catholic Union County Championship Girls Basketball Team

Team Rosters:
Roselle Catholic 1962-63 State “A” North Championship Boys Basketball Team
Roger Radecki '63
William Dittmann '63
Robert Demsey '64
Robert Costello  '63
Dennis Melofchik '64
Peter Anzelone '64
Austin Shiebler  '63
Walter Tabor '64
Rich Morbee '64
Lawrence Matthews '64
Robert McCarthy '64
Gilbert "Skip" Brindley '63
William Lammerding '63 - Manager
Ed Chakey – Head Coach

Roselle Catholic 1965 Penn Relays Championship of America 2-Mile Relay Team
Roselle Catholic 1965 Penn Relays Championship of America Distance Medley Team
Robert Hoffman ‘65
Michael Garvey ‘66
James McCue '65
Dr. Peter Billia '66
Richard Schaffer '65
William Klimas '65
Frank Gagliano – Coach
 

Girls Catholic 1967 Undefeated NJCTC Championship Girls Basketball  Team
Gloria Tullai Samuelson '67
Anne Maher Wischusen '67
Maxine Tullai Makara '68
Kathleen Sweeney '68
Elizabeth Lammerding '68
Patricia Sherrier Battinelli '68
Anne Allen '69
Valerie Goger Malo '68
Pamela Doyle Schembs '70
Patricia Higgins McGurkin '67
Phyllis Wischusen ‘68
Carol Wischusen Snyder ‘67
Judith Godfryt Silberhorn ‘69
Mary Catherine Connallon Noble ‘70
Kathleen Allen Soltis
Virginia Hoffman Gilcrest '67
Jane Menendez '69
Marilyn Bucholtz Belluscio '69
Deborah Masters Enders '67
Patricia Maroney Roller '69
Candy Pantano – Asst Coach
Carol Downey Robeson – Head Coach
 

Roselle Catholic 2003 UCT Championship Girls Basketball Team
Lorraine Acebo '04
Amanda Sheehy '06
Katie Sweeney '04
Geanna Bonavitacola '04
Letitia Torres '03
Malissa Borges '04
 
Meaghan Malone '05
Caitlin Mahoney '03
Tiana Cherry '03
Catherine Biddulph – Asst Coach
James Sweeney – Asst Coach
Joseph Skrec – Head Coach

Thank you for your interest and support!