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Inducted 1998…lifelong Pearl River resident, graduated from Pearl River HS in early 1950s…winningest coach in Rockland scholastic boy’s basketball history with 447 victories, amassed over a 35 year career, the first 7 at Albertus Magnus, then 28 at Spring Valley…his 1981-82 Spring Valley team won the NYS Class A championship, the only Rockland boys team ever to win a state title…his teams captured 12 league championships and four Section 9 crowns…he was honored as Rockland Coach of the Year 10 times…from 1978 to 1981 his Spring valley teams won 44 league games in a row…his 1963-64 Albertus club went 18-1…for Spring Valley, his 1972-73 team went 18-1, the 1973-74 squad went 20-2, and the 1979-80 team 21-1…at Albertus, he served as athletic director and started the baseball, basketball and cross-country teams at the school…also was the longtime athletic director at Sprin Valley…as an athlette at Pearl River, he was a first team All-County center fielder and twice a second team All-County guard in basketball…as an athletic director at Spring Valley he introduced gilrs’ athletics in the early 1970s.