skip navigation

New Jersey Hall of Fame Members

Below is the complete list of USA Softball of New Jersey Hall of Fame Members.    

 

 

Year Hall of Fame Member Notes (* Also in ASA National Hall of Fame)
1965 * Margaret “Toots”Nusse Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Linden Arians
... * George Crone Meritorious Service-Commissioner
1966 Stacie Krezonis Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Singer Manufacturing
... Summit Co-Two Team Fast Pitch

 

... Hammer Michno Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Burry Biscuit
... Linden Arians Team Fast Pitch
... James Devine Meritorious Service Sponsor-Burry Biscuit
1967 Frank Reilly --
... Joe Halleck Player Fast Pitch/3B-Standard Oil
... Mt. Carmel's Team Fast Pitch
... Al Marino Player Fast Pitch/Infield-Burry Biscuit
... Maddy Brown Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher
1968 Ceci Destephen --
... Elizabeth Dows Team Fast Pitch
... Archie Thompson Player Fast Pitch/Outfielder
... Peggy Carus Player Fast Pitch/Centerfielder
... John Hnedak Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Standard Oil
... Jim Mickens Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Allan Industries
1969 Angelo Furiero --
... Anthony "Slim" DiBella Player Fast Pitch/1B-Phelps Dodge
... Pop Mitchell Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Phelps Dodge
... Matawan A.C. Team Fast Pitch
... Ed Kizelevich Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Locust Inn
... Sam Adams Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Phelps Dodge
1970 Pete Kivlen Player Fast Pitch/Centerfielder-Summit Two Co.
... Al Alexander Player Fast Pitch/Rightfielder-Burry Biscuit
1972 "Six" Powell Meritorious Service Manager-Rocco’s Bar & Grill
... George Blake --
... Jerry Samuels Player Fast Pitch/Plainfield
1974 Gene Malkiewicz Player Fast Pitch/3B-Sonnys
... Bill Connallon Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Roselle PD
... Dan Gauteri Meritorious Service-Manger-Mt. Carmel’s
... Joe Ziobro ---
... John "Bea" Danyo Player Fast Pitch/Infielder
1999 Dick Archer Meritorious Service/Umpire
... Bob Pietrzyk Player Slow Pitch/1B-Red Door Tavern
2000 Jack Mott Meritorious Service Coach- Budwiser Belles
2001  Felix Cabarle Player Fast Pitch/Centerfielder-Singer
2002 Betty Zwingraf

Meritorious Service/Coach-Linden Majors

2003 Clarence “Bones” Gilbert Player Fast Pitch/1B/Trenton Colonials
2004 Rick Popowski Player Fast Pitch-Right Field-Sayreville Bar
... Ed Strek Player Fast Pitch-Center Field-Sayreville Bar
... John Dusko Player Fast Pitch-Shortstop-Sayreville Bar
... Gus Matina Player Fast Pitch-Pitcher Elizabeth Police
... Charles Peters Meritorious Service Umpire/Commissioner
2005 Bob Witkowski Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Sayreville Bar
... Carmen Araneo

Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Burry Biscuts

... Ricola USA Inc. Meritorious Service-Sponsor
2006 Linda Lensch Meritorious Service/Women’s Fastpitch Coach/Manager
... Jimmy Holland Meritorious Service-Junior Olympic Coach
... Bob Kennedy Player Fast Pitch/Catcher-Sayreville Bar
... Jerry Malanga

Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Rocco’s Bar & Grill

... Stanley Malecki Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Rocco’s Bar & Grill
2007 Patty Auger

Player Fast Pitch/Center Field-NJ Blue Jays

... Edward Johnson Player Fast Pitch/Shortstop-Matthews Furniture
... Michele Smith Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Budwiser Belles
... Val Julien Meritorious Service/Fastpitch-Coach
2008 Bill Miller Meritorious Service Sponsor,Mgr- NJ Windmillers
... Shirley Blazier Player Fast Pitch/2B-Linden Arians
... Tricia Popowski Player Fast Pitch/Inf. OF-Budwiser Belles
2009 Dave Bassinder Player Modified/Pitcher– Henry’s Playland/Martells
... Michael “Mickey”Minnitti Player Modified/1B, OF- Henry’s Playland/Martells
... Ron Kist

Player Fast Pitch/Catcher-Solomon’s

2010 Bollinger Inc. Meritorious Service Sponsor
... Joey DiGiacomo Player Fast Pitch/Inf OF-Solomon’s
... Al Dowzychi

Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Elizabeth Dows

... George Michel Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-House of Pancakes
... Cal Miller

Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-House of Pancakes

2011 Joe Massaro Meritorious Service/Umpire
2012 Dennis Green Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-NJ Windmillers
... David Palumbo Player Fast Pitch/2B-NJ Windmillers
2013 Robert Breitenbach

Player Modified/3B-Henry’s Playland/Martells

... Vicky Morrow

Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-OF-Budwiser Belles

... Robert Mauger

Meritorious Service/Umpire

2014 Bob Lehman Jr.  Player Fast Pitch/SS-NJ Windmillers
... Steve Meyers Meritorious Service/Manager GM-Clifton Charmers
... Ronnie Burns

Player Modified/Pitcher-CBS/Stafford Tire

2015 Ken Remley Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-American Cyanamid
Year Unknown Ted Peterson Player Fast Pitch/3B/ Rocco’s Furniture
... Tony Dicovitsky Player Fast Pitch/Centerfielder-Polish Falcons
... Bronco Rivers Meritorious Service Manager-Hat Box Gents
... Frank Chavanne Meritorious Service Manager-Hawthorne Chevrolet
... Gene Petit Meritorious Service Sponsor-Burry Biscuit
... Dave Steinberg Meritorious Service Sponsor
... Charles Steinberg Meritorious Service Sponsor
... Matt Brockington

Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Burry Biscuit

... Marie Kupsch Player Fast Pitch/Infielder-Linden Arians
... Al Restaino Player Fast Pitch/Catcher-Burry Bisciut
... W.J.D.M.

Meritorious Service Sponsor WJDM

... Lou Zack Player Fast Pitch/Shortstop-Phelps Dodge
... Matty Tomalavage

Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Linden AA

... Moe Finkel Player Fast Pitch/1B-Singer Manufacturing
... Tom Shanley Player Fast Pitch/Centerfielder-Singer Manufatuing
... George Long

--

... Ray Bartlett Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Disgusted Millionaires
... Clem Mattis Player Fast Pitch/1B-Singer Manufacturing
... Chots Leonard Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Linden Arians
... Nick Franicola

Meritorious Service Commissioner

... Rosier Givens Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher, LF-Burry Biscuit
... John Bobbertz

Player Fast Pitch/Catcher-Phelps Dodge

... Frank Torpey

Player Fast Pitch/Pitcher-Somerville Rangers

... Millie Deegan Player Fast Pitch/3B, Manager-Linden Arians
... Angie Blasse

Player Fast Pitch/2B-Linden Arians

... Tunky Kazalonis Player Fast Pitch/Outfield
... Joe Dowzycki

Player Fastpitch/Pitcher-Elizabeth Dows