Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Essex Catholic High School Foundation was unable to hold its annual Alumni Dinner and Hall of Fame Induction, so we went virtual! You can see our 75-minute video and download the Hall of Fame Journal!

Our 2020 Hall of Fame inductees:

  • Bob Hoatson ’70
  • Guy Casale ’73
  • Sal DiCicco ’75
  • Mark Komorowski ’77
  • Steve Semler ’78

Our 2020 Honorees:

  • 1966 Varsity Indoor Two-Mile National Record Relay Squad: Fred Lane ’66, Art Martin ’66, Marty Liquori ’67 and Jim Scheidemann ’67
  • 1966 Varsity Outdoor 4 X 1-Mile National Record Relay Squad: Fred Lane ’66, Art Martin ’66, Marty Liquori ’67 and Jim McLaughlin ’67
  • Essex Catholic Drama Club

In addition to Hall of Fame acceptance messages, the video features a three-way conversation with iconic Eagles athletes Marty Liquori, Art Martin and Fred Lane; messages from members of the Essex Catholic Drama Club, and thanks from our 2020 Foundation scholarship recipients.

Essex Catholic High School Foundation 2020 Hall of Fame Journal WEB-SIZED

Download the Journal at the link above. Hall of Fame Inductees, Honorees and Sponsors receive a copy free of charge. A limited number of copies are available at $25 each. If you would like one, please mail a check payable to “Essex Catholic High School Foundation Inc.” to:

Bill Vantuono ’77
Treasurer
Essex Catholic High School Foundation Inc.
50 Valentine Street, Unit 19A
Monmouth Beach, NJ 07750

Thank you to all our sponsors:

  • Al Matos ’76
  • Bert Tobia ’63
  • Bill Vantuono ’77
  • ECHS Foundation Board of Trustees
  • Eagle Open 2021
  • Bob Heugle ’71
  • Road To Recovery
  • Bob Hoatson ’70 and Bill Hoatson ’68
  • Broadway House For Continuing Care
  • Catholic Whistleblowers
  • Class of 1971, 50th Anniversary
  • Class of 1975
  • Country Club Services
  • CPC Group
  • Dennis Hall ’86
  • DiCicco Family
  • Essex Catholic Drama Club
  • Greg Stewart ’71
  • Hoatson Family
  • Jack Decker ’71
  • Jim Mullin ’73
  • Joe Bakes ’67
  • Mark Komorowski ’77
  • Nick Grosch ’71
  • Nick Grosch ’71 and Joe Grosch ’65
  • Richard Angowski ’65
  • Richard Gray
  • Roger Desiderio ’67
  • Spectrum Films
  • Stephen Tobia ’71
  • Steve McCabe ’64
  • Steve Semler ’78
  • Tony and Louise Naclerio
  • Voice of the Faithful