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CRUSADERS HALL OF FAME

The Boston Crusaders are currently accepting nominations for the 2018 hall of fame class. Past inductees include the most influential teachers, board members, and volunteers from every generation of Crusaders history.

Do YOU have someone special in mind who has had an profound impact on the “Corps We Love?” The best way to honor this person is to nominate them for the Crusader Hall of Fame!

NOMINATION PROCESS

To nominate a candidate for the Crusader Hall of Fame, submit a letter of nomination to halloffame@bostoncrusaders.org

1. Include the complete name, address, home and work telephone numbers (including area code) for the candidate you are nominating.

2. Explain why you feel this candidate should be considered for membership in the Crusader Hall of Fame. (Please limit your response to two pages or less.)

3. Please document:

a)  The background this person has with the Crusaders.
b)  Their contribution to the Crusaders.
c)  Their example for drum corps youth.

4. In your nomination letter, include YOUR name, address, home and work phone numbers (including area code) along with the date you completed and submitted the nomination. You may submit and nominate only ONE candidate per year.

5. Contact up to four additional people and ask that they submit a letter supporting your candidate to Dan Greer.  The nominations are rolling.

6. Letters may also be e-mailed as an attachment.

7. Any additional questions regarding the Crusader Hall of Fame or the nomination process can be sent to halloffame@bostoncrusaders.org

 


2018 HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES TBD! 


PAST HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES

2017
Tammy Fallon; Member and Guard Captain 1992- 2002
Irene Foley; Member and Guard Captain 1968 – 1973
John Gaffney; Member 1962-1970
Jay McMahon; Member 1976-1978
Clare Reed; Member 1986-1990
Dave Surface; Member 1977-1981

Honorary Boston Crusaders:

Karen Dillard
Philip Costa

And:

Honoring the Valiants Junior Drum and Bugle Corps, Hyde Park, MA

2016
Tom Santino
Tom Spataro
Ken Flanagan

2015
Michael Cahill
Daniel Dwan
John Lee

2014
Carl Mayer
Paul Debassio
Paul Ward

2013
Tom Crowne
Richard Carlevale
Gerry Dolan
Recognition of the 1983 Boston Crusaders

2012
Tom Lizotte
Bob Bedard
Jim Lyons
John Lyons

2011
Jack Laselva
Ed McCabe
Ricky Woodall
Recognizing the Most Precious Blood Cavaliers, Most Precious Blood Crusaders and 1965 Crusaders

2010
Jim and Ann Hughes
Jason W. Maxner
Jerry Noonan
Ed Rooney
Recognizing the 2000 Boston Crusaders

2009
Recognizing the 1979 and 1999 Boston Crusaders

2008
George Bevilacqua
Paul Byrne
Steve Cirillo
Wayne and Alyce Hayden
John Montgomery
Helen Taylor
Recognizing the 1957/1958 Hyde Park Crusaders

2007
Steve Dolley
Bob Griffin
Pat LaSelva
Chris Raichle
Recognizing the 1967 Boston Crusaders

2006
Paul Bush
Neil Connolly
Bob Devlin
Joseph P. Kennedy
Patty Marshall Stine
Howard Weinstein
Recognizing the 1973 Boston Crusaders

2005
Tony DiCarlo
Paul & Nancy Gowern
Dan & Melissa Greer
Paul Palange
Jim Stokinger

2004
James P. Cronin
David F. Simon
James ‘G’ Watts

2003
Ed Denon
Gerry Shellmer
Neal Smith
Daniel Pitts
Joseph Ricci

2002
William L. Binford
Paul J. Pitts
Donato J. Rinaldi
Michael J. Woodall

2001
Father Connolly
Joseph Whitman
Joseph and Felcia Dowling
Anthony J. Smith