Induction Year: Class of 2020
Location: Shoreham-Wading River
Thomas Cutinella was a Shoreham-Wading River High School student who cared deeply for his family, friends and community and died on October 1, 2014 playing the game he loved.
He suffered a traumatic head injury. In his passing he successfully donated his heart, kidneys, liver, pancreas, corneas, numerous bones and skin tissue and saved many lives.
The Thomas Cutinella Memorial Foundation is committed to improving awareness of football related head injuries, raising awareness of the importance of being an organ donor and keeping Thomas’s legacy of leadership, kindness and selflessness alive.