Induction Year: 2006
Category: Athletic Directors
DeCillis has been serving Suffolk County youths in athletics for over 50 years. He spent 38 years in the Middle Country School District (35 of them as Athletic Director) and was serving his 12th year as the Athletic Director in the Sag Harbor School District in 2006. From 1956 to 1959 he was the head football, basketball and track coach at Newfield H.S., where he was also a physical education teacher. In 1998, the football field at Newfield was dedicated to him. Nick has been given numerous awards by the state and county for his achievements and dedication.