Athletic Hall of Fame

Cleveland Central Catholic Athletic Hall of Fame

 

The Cleveland Central Catholic High School Athletic Hall of Fame was founded to recognize individuals and teams that have made a significant contribution to the athletic program at CCC or one of the founding schools: Our Lady of Lourdes, St. John Cantius, St. Michael the Archangel and St. Stanislaus. The Alumni Foundation is proud to announce the list of inductees for the Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2017. These individuals were inducted at the awards ceremony and dinner on May 7th. 

John Serrao CCC 1978 - Football: 3 year letterman, 2 yr 2-way tackle, all NCC, all NE Ohio, Press Star, Team MVP, Captained CCC to best record 6-3-1; Baseball: All NCC, PD Dream Team and year's only Off-Lineman, Team reached Regionals; serving 35 years as Police Officer.

Robert Kall CCC 1978 - 3 sport athlete. All-conference football and baseball; Capitan basketball and baseball; Member of record-setting CCC football team; Baseball: Individual CCC records in at-bats, stolen bases. Teams earned NCC and Sectional Championships. 19 year youth multi-sport coach with many championships.
 
James F. Hogan CCC 1982 - Baseball Catcher: PD Dream Team, 3-time All-NCC; 1982 Conf MVP, Co-Capt, All State Catcher, East West All Star; Team NCC Champs and District Runner-up; Batted over .300 Career; Scholarship to CSU. Alternate US Olympic Baseball, Career .300+ college avg; 28 years Cleveland firefighter and as a member of their traveling charity softball team.   
 
Thomas A. Frisco CCC 1983 - 8 letters. Football: Captain Coaches Award, All NCC Team 9-1 reached Regionals; Baseball: Senior yr PD Dream Team, East-West All Star, Undefeated pitcher, NCC Champs; Basketball: reached 2 Regionals; CWRU Football Undefeated season; CWRU Baseball Pitcher, season strikeout record; CYO Coach 15 years. 
 
John L. Crawford Jr. CCC 1984 - Football: 2 year 2-way LB/RB and All NCC, Sr. Co-Capt, 1st Team All Indep LB, 1st Team NE Ohio, 1st Team All-Scholastic, Class 2A Independent Def MVP, 2nd Team All-Ohio, team MVP, Team 2-time NCCC Champs, CCC Regional Playoff Team; Baseball: 3 yr letters, All-Greater Cleveland Cath Conf CF, Team Best Def, Teams reached Districts, Regional. Current Dean of Students at CCC 

Albert M. Wetula CCC 1986 - All-District in 2 sports; Football 2 yr all-conf tackle; Baseball 4 letters 3 yr all-conf; West All Star, CCC MVP, Special Mention All Scholastic, Tryout with Cincinnati Reds; Set CCC records most HRs, RBIs in a season and career. Pitched one hitter vs. Lake Catholic; Coached 2 yrs varsity Football and 1 yr Baseball at CCC. Coached 16 yrs Football at other high schools. 

El Meeks CCC 1990 - 3 yr Basketball letterman, McDonald All-American Nominee, 2 time capt, 2 time All District, 2 time all NCL, Co-MVP in NCL All tourney conf champs and District runner-up; College D2 All American Tryout with Utah Jazz, 1 year Pro (Turkey); Coached Freshman/Varsity Basketball at CCC

Curtis Scott CCC 1993 - 3 sport athlete starting in Football: 2-way starter FB/SS, CCC MVP 2-time all-conf, 1 time conf MVP, East-West All Star Game, Sr. yr 89 carries 1004 yards, 7-3 team record. Basketball:1992 team went 20-4 record and made it to Regionals; Ran 2yr Track: 100, 200, 4x100; Played 2 yrs Football at Kent State. Served 4 yrs in Army. Youth Porgram Volunteer

MEMBERS OF THE CLEVELAND CENTRAL CATHOLIC HALL OF FAME. 

 

  • 1980 Len Janiak St Stanislaus / CCC  1948-1978  Coach AD
  • 2004 Bob Powell Our Lady of Lourdes / CCC 1970 Football Track
  • 2004 Cheri Dzuro CCC 1983 Volleyball Basketball Softball
  • 2004 Keith Turner CCC 1983 Football
  • 2004 Eric Wilkerson CCC 1985 Football Track
  • 2004 Bill Wertz CCC 1985 Baseball
  • 2004 Donna Wertz CCC 1988 Basketball
  • 2004 Earl Boykins CCC 1994 Basketball
  • 2004 Delbert Cowsette CCC 1995 Football, Wrestling
  • 2008 Dean Kinley CCC 2006 AD Coach
  • 2008 Rich Badar St Stanislaus 1961 Football
  • 2008 Eugene Bernhard St John Cantius 1968 Football Basketball Baseball
  • 2008 Vance Parks OLL 1968 Basketball Football
  • 2008 John Zippay CCC 1973 Football
  • 2008 Rick Rembielak CCC 1978 Baseball Basketball
  • 2008 Holly Robb Turner CCC 1991 Volleyball Softball Basketball
  • 2008 Javier Smith CCC 1994 Basketball Football Baseball
  • 2010 Jim Cackowski St Stans 1960 Football Basketball Baseball
  • 2010 Jim Stofko OLL 1962 Basketball Football
  • 2010 Mike Bober St John Cantius 1962 Basketball Football
  • 2010 Larry Longa St John Cantius-CCC 1971 Baseball
  • 2010 Bob Bernhard CCC 1975 Baseball Football
  • 2010 Dennis Gadowski CCC 1978 Baseball Basketball
  • 2010 Ricardo Brown CCC 1980 Football
  • 2010 Joyce Lockhardt CCC 1983 Basketball Softball
  • 2010 Jerry Chase CCC 1973 87 Baseball and Basketball Coach
  • 2013 Dave DiCarlo St Stans 1956 Football, Football Coach
  • 2013 John Springer – St Stans 1958 Football, Basketball
  • 2013 Don Szymczak St John Cantius 1958 Football, Baseball
  • 2013 Ken Wisniewski – St Stans 1959 Football
  • 2013 Dan Coleman OLL 1960 Basketball
  • 2013 Rich Sunyak St John Cantius 1964 Basketball, Baseball
  • 2013 Charlie Oreskovic OLL 1964 Basketball, Football
  • 2013 John Rivera OLL 1964 Football, Wrestling, Track
  • 2013 Ron Shannon – CCC 1973 Football
  • 2013 Bruce Sebera CCC 1974 Football, Baseball
  • 2013 Trent Grooms CCC 1976 Basketball
  • 2013 Melvin Terrell CCC 1980 Football, Track
  • 2013 Denise Zerucha CCC 1982 Softball, Basketball, Volleyball, Bowling
  • 2013 Jerry Fasko CCC 1969 1983 Football Coach
  • 2013 David Lasecki CCC 1987 Football, Baseball
  • 2013 Joe LaBella CCC 1976 1987 Basketball Coach / Athletic Director
  • 2013 Jantel Lavender CCC 2007 Basketball, Volleyball
  • 2013 CCC 2007 Girls State Champion Basketball Team
  • 2014 Hugh Barrett Our Lady of Lourdes 1953 Basketball
  • 2014 Buddy Ward St Stans 1953 Football
  • 2014 Paul Siedlecki St John Cantius 1962 Baseball
  • 2014 Rich Nowak St Stans 1963 Football,  1968-Present Football Coach
  • 2014 Stanley (Scott) Sikorski St John Cantius1965 Basketball, Football, Baseball
  • 2014 Lenny Szymczak St John Cantius1966 Football, Basketball, Track
  • 2014 Joel Solomon Our Lady of Lourdes 1968 Football, CCC Coach
  • 2014 Bernie Sokolowski CCC 1973 Football, Baseball
  • 2014 Jim Serluco CCC 1978-93 Basketball and Cross-country Coach
  • 2014 Tony Philpott CCC 1979 Football
  • 2014 Rick Hairston CCC 1980 Football, Track
  • 2014 Frank Caraballo CCC 1981 Baseball, Basketball
  • 2014 Jeff Kostyack CCC 1981 Football, Baseball, Basketball
  • 2014 Tim Morgan CCC 1989 Basketball, Football
  • 2014 Ashley Piorkowski CCC 2005 Volleyball, Fastpitch Softball, Basketball
  • 2015 Lou Tsipis St John Cantius 1953 Basketball
  • 2015 Jim Kuhel St Michaels / St John Cantius 1952 Basketball
  • 2015 Coach Carl Uhlir (deceased) Our Lady of Lourdes 1948-1966 Basketball, AD
  • 2015 Jim Ducato St Stanislaus 1952 Football, Basketball
  • 2015 John Simon CCC 1972 Football, Baseball
  • 2015 Dave Hartman CCC 1976 Football, Basketball, Baseball
  • 2015 Fran Springer Johnson CCC 1978 Basketball, Softball
  • 2015 Kelvin Mathis CCC 1979 Football, Basketball
  • 2015 Coach Al Hodakievic CCC 1978-1994 Coach - Football, Wrestling, Basketball
  • 2016 Bob Chase CCC 1974 Baseball, Football
  • 2016 Dale Kusa CCC 1974 Baseball, Basketball
  • 2016 Mike Sokolowski CCC1979 Football, Baseball, Player and Coach
  • 2016 Kevin Noch CCC 1991 Basketball Player and Coach
  • 2016 Jamon Williams CCC 1993 Football, Basketball
  • 2016 Jermaine Gay CCC 1998 Basketball, Football, Player and Coach
  • 2016 Mike Melton CCC 2002 Basketball
  • 2016 Chris Lottig 1977-2013 Softball Coach
  • 2016 Joe Kilburg 1979-2013 Baseball, Bowling, Football, Golf, Girls Basketball and Volleyball Coach 
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