HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Balloons, streamers, black and white posters of team photos from the early days of Hasbrouck Heights athletics greeted fans as they arrived at Hasbrouck Heights High School New Gym for the girls/boys doubleheader Tuesday evening as the school welcomed alumni from prior teams as part of the 100 Years of Hasbrouck Heights Athletics celebration.

In between games of the doubleheader, public address announcer Evan Wexler introduced 31 Hasbrouck Heights Athletic alumni, with a note of sport and accomplishments to the crowd.  They walked to the court, where they joined school administrators and members of the town council (both groups featured former alumni who were recognized.) 

They were joined by two former coaches, who were not alumni, in former baseball head coach and athletic director John Tessaro and former wrestling coach and Superintendent of Schools, Joe Luongo.  

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Afterwards there was a reception for the alumni in the cafeteria. 

“It was great,” athletic director Mike Scuilla stated. “It is always great to see the alumni who really enjoy coming back.”

Name Class Sport(s)
Gerry Dinallo 1956 Football Basketball Baseball
Tony Bonillo 1956 Football Basketball Baseball
Jim Ciccarelli 1963 Football Baseball  
Dan Vecchio Sr. 1964 Football Basketball Baseball
John Mosca 1969 Football Basketball Baseball
Nick Delcalzo 1971 Football Basketball Baseball
Gail Schiavone 1974 Gymnastics    
Susan Grutta  1974 Gymnastics Cheer Former Cheer Coach
Linda Miller 1974 Gymnastics    
Brenda Colaneri 1975 Color Guard World Colorguard Champions  
Gloria Delcalzo 1976 Color Guard World Colorguard Champions  
Jack DeLorenzo 1983 Football Wrestling  Baseball
Mark Sonzogni 1987 Football Track  
Jeannette Porter 1988 Tennis Cheer  
Rob Brady 1988 Track Wrestling  Football
Michael Scuilla 1989 Wrestling Former wrestlinbg coach  
Edmund Carter 1991 Football Baseball Bowling
Tracy Predergast 1992 Tennis Basketball  
Christine Meng 1992 Tennis Basketball  
Steve Reyngoudt 1993 Soccer Baseball  
Mike Llauget 1995 Football Basketball Baseball
Corey Lange 1995 Football Wrestling  Track
Jessica Hordych 1996 Cheer Basketball Track
Hector Castro 1997 Football Basketball Track
Lauren Gmitter 1998 Soccer Basketball Track
Joseph Colangelo 1999 Football Track Former football and baseball coach
Annalisa Gaeta 2000 Basketball Softball  
Lauren Cambell 2000 Basketball Track Cheer
Sheena Shuler 2000 Soccer Basketball Track
Krista Grossman 2002 Basketball Soccer Softball
Maria Copell 2002 Basketball Softball Soccer
Amanda Kistner 2005 Basketball Softball Former head basketball coach, led girls basketball to Sectional Title

 

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