Stepinac Football Gridiron Dinner- Wed Dec 8th
Posted Monday, November 29, 2010 by Mike O'Donnell
The Stepinac Football Gridiron Club will be honoring the 2010 inductees on Dec 8th starting at 6:30 pm ay the White Plains Knights of Columbus. It is a great night to honor the Stepinac football players who have done great things on & off he field to help so many. This year we are honoring a oustanding group of coaches & players.
Bernie Connolly- Former Player , Asst Coach , Head Coach, Coach at Monroe Woobury [ numerous NY State championships] Over 30 years of coaching HS football
Brian Connolly- Former player, Asst Coach, Head Coach at Edgemont HS, NY State Coach of the Year. Over 30 years of coaching HS football.
Don Dematteo- Former player, Legendary Gorton HS Football coach
1973 Football team- One of best teams in schools history [first team to win 7 games in one season]
Rob Ianello- Former Player, Asst Coach at Arizona, Wisconsin, Notre Dame. Interm head coach at Notre Dame, ESPN rated rop ten recruiters in USA, Head coach at Akron University. Only Division 1 head coach from Stepinac ever !
Brendan Nugent- Foremer Player, Asst Coach at Stepinac, Asst Coach at Iowa Univ , asst coach at William & Mary.
Fr Pete Gelsomino award- Ray "Whitey" Walsh- Stepinac Graduate- Scout for NY Giants- Works the war room each year on draft day. Has Three Super bowl rings & has been instrumental in the NY Giants draft picks for many years.
We hope everyone can make this great evening of fun to honor these great men. Get a table of 10 for $700. Tickets are $75 per person
Email Coach O'Donnell for more details. Space is limited to the first 150 people.