Coaches

February 8, 2018

Zander, Risa

Inducted 2013 – She started her teaching and coaching career at Sachem H.S. in 1971.  She was the girls varsity basketball coach from 1974 to 1993.  […]
February 8, 2018

Wrase, Rich

Rich Wrase Induction Year: 2005 Category: Basketball Location: Westhampton Beach, Eastport & Suffolk Community College Rich Wrase is the former head coach of the men’s varsity  basketball […]
February 8, 2018

Wenzel, Bob

Inducted in 2004 – He was an athlete himself before beginning his distinguished basketball coaching career.  A 1967 graduate of West Islip H.S., he was an […]
February 8, 2018

Veryzer, John

John Veryzer Induction Year: 1990 Category: Basketball Location: Islip Veryzer graduated Sayville High School in 1939 and played basketball for LaSalle Military Academy and Manhattan College. […]
February 8, 2018

Romanosky, Joe

Joe Romanosky Induction Year: 1998 Category: Basketball Location: Southampton Joe Romanosky coached at Southampton from 1960 to 1983 and earned a record of 342-84. In a […]
February 8, 2018

Petrie, Edward

Ed Petrie Induction Year: 1996 Category: Basketball Location: East Hampton Legendary high school basketball coach at East Hampton High School, where be began coaching in 1960 […]
February 8, 2018

Maniaci, Joe

Joe Maniaci Induction Year: 2009 Category: Basketball Location: Connetquot, Dowling, St. Joseph’s Before beginning his coaching career, Joe was an outstanding basketball player himself at Connetquot […]
February 8, 2018

Mahoney, Jim

Jim Mahoney Induction Year: 2013 Category: Basketball Location: Copiague After graduating from high school in 1950, he began studying to become an Irish Christian Brother. He […]
February 8, 2018

Layden, Frank

Frank Layden Induction Year: 1990 Category: Basketball & Professional Sports Location: Seton Hall (H.S.), Dowling Long before Frank Layden coached in the NBA he was at […]
February 8, 2018

Kellner, Stan

Inducted in 1999 – Coached at Brentwood from 1965 to 1978.  His record was 210 wins and 56 losses.  Many championships won and many coaching awards.  […]
February 8, 2018

Johnson, Carl

Carl Johnson Induction Year: 2003 Category: Basketball Location: Bridgehampton Head basketball coach at Bridgehampton High School where he was also an outstanding player in the late […]
February 8, 2018

Gugliotta, Frank

Inducted in 1994 – Coached at Walt Whitman H.S. for 32 years.  He was considered the Dean of Suffolk County basketball coaches until the time of […]
February 8, 2018

Fuller, Warren

Inducted in 2007 – Head coach of the girls varsity basketball team at Wyandanch H.S. for over 28 years.  He is the winningest coach (.774 winning […]
February 8, 2018

Elliot, Ralph

Ralph Elliot Induction Year: 1990 Category: Basketball Location: Bay Shore Inducted in 1990 – Coached at Bay Shore from 1930 to 1954 – His record was […]
February 8, 2018

Cavaliere, Michael

Michael Cavaliere Induction Year: 1998 Category: Basketball Location: Babylon Coached at North Babylon – Junior Varsity Team from 1961 to 1966 and Varsity Team from 1967 […]