• Mynderse Academy

    Athletic Hall of Fame



    The Hall of Fame Committee is currently working on the Class of 2019.

    The Class of 2018   

    Lifetime Contributor
    Seneca Falls SMS Lodge

    Forerunner to Title IX
    Joanne Mills Antilla - Class of 1973

    Honored Team
    1994 Boys' Basketball Team

    Steve Avveduti - Class of 1973
    Ed Caraccilo - Class of 1988
    Coach Dan Caraher - Class of 1967
    Kevin Kabat - Class of 1975
    Aden "Abe" Van Cleef - Class of 1931



     Seated: Carlo Lorenzetti (SF SMS Lodge), Joanne Mills Antilla, Dan Caraher, Aden Van Cleef (Abe Van Cleef)

    Standing:  Kevin Kabat, Steve Avveduti, Ed Caraccilo, Lou Van Cleef (Abe Van Cleef)



    Seated:  Jason Herron, Todd Harrison, Steve Guy, Coach Scott Smith, Andrew Verkey, Duane Perozzi, Bob Krebbs

    Standing:  Eric Tyler, Zack Odell, Matt DeJohn, Mark Novak, Bob Markel, Brian Noble, Jason Hunt, Bryan VanDusen, Larry Brown

    Not Shown: Mike Nigro, Jared Lorenc, Coaches: Bob Nearpass, Scott Johnson, Kevin Loucks





    The Mynderse Academy Athletic Hall of Fame was created to provide a forum to honor and provide permanent tribute to those individuals who have made significant contributions to athletics at Mynderse Academy and/or who have left Mynderse and gone on to make “outstanding” contributions in the world of athletics.

    Eligibility Criteria

    A. Attended Mynderse Academy and participated in interscholastic athletics sponsored by the Seneca Falls School District for a minimum of two years OR

    B. Coached a Seneca Falls School District team or teams for a minimum of five years OR

    C. Made a significant contribution to the students of Mynderse Academy through interscholastic athletics OR

    D. Attended Mynderse Academy and may not have necessarily participated in the sports program but made significant contributions in the world of sports OR

    E. A female athlete who attended Mynderse prior to 1972.  Prior to 1972, female athletes were not given the same interscholastic athletic competition opportunities.  The Hall does not want to overlook female athletes prior to 1972.


    F.  Is and has been of good moral character

    G. A ten year waiting period is required for induction from the time of graduation from the Academy.



    Rod Verkey

    Pete Wormuth

    Michael Marriam

    Ted Novak

    Tony Ferrara

    Elizabeth Bruch Becht

    Lisa Caraccilo Anderson

    Wendy Hurlburt Caraher

    Michael Ferrara

    Now Accepting Nominations for the Class of 2019

    To nominate a team or player online, click the link below.

    Online Nomination Form

Mynderse Academy Athletic Hall of Fame Related Files

  • To view previous Induction Ceremonies, click on the links below.  These broadcasts have been recorded by Fingerlakes1.com.