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Vincent "DUGAN" Kovalsky -
Elected in 1989 ... attended Haverstraw H.S., 1951 to 1954 ... one of the best basketball players ever to come out of Haverstraw ... made varsity as a freshman in the 1951-52 season ... earned first-team All-County honors in his sophomore and junior campaigns ... was Haverstraw’s leading scorer for three straight years ... in football, he made The Journal-News All-County squad three times, 1952, 1953 and 1954 ... in semipro basketball, he played with such teams as St. Peter’s, Bondell’s Jewelers, Pedersen’s Sparklers, Garnerville American Legion, the famed Letchworth Big Five, the Rockland County All-Stars, Vernon June Builders, and the Dumont (N.J.) Taggarets ... he made first-team All-Rockland County in the Rockland County Basketball League three straight years: 1954, 1955 and 1956 ... in the Rockland County Invitational Tournament, he was chosen to the All-Star team in 1954-55 ... earned Most Valuable Player honors in the Letchworth Big Five Tournament and also was Most Valuable Player at one time for the Rockland County League All-Stars ... in semipro football, he played as a back and linebacker for the Haverstraw Vets, and as a linebacker for the Westchester Crusaders.