Saint John Vianney High School of Holmdel hosted their 2012 Hall of Fame and Hall of Honor Inductions Dinner at the American Hotel in Freehold on Saturday, February 4, 2012. The event was a huge success with over 100 people attending, half of those being alumni.
The banquet is an event that honors SJV’s alumni on their success during their time at SJV as well as after graduation. The banquet was Emceed by Class of 1977 and Baltimore Orioles Announcer, Mr. Jim Hunter.
The 2012 SJV Hall of Fame
The Saint John Vianney Athletic "Hall of Fame," established in 1994, recognizes the achievements of our alumni and coaches who excelled in their chosen events. The Hall of Fame was also established to recognize those alumni who have gone on to attain honor or fame during their post high school career.
2012 inductees include: John Fenske ’89 and Michael Fenske ’90. John and Mike were inducted into the Hall of Fame by their younger brother Brian Fenske ‘95. Regan Apo ’99 was inducted by her sister Alisa Apo ’07. Justin Rosato ’99 was inducted by 2011 Hall of Famer Edward Cracchiolo ’99 and Matthew Mullery ’06 was inducted by the President of SJV, Mr. Joe Deroba.
The 2012, SJV Hall of Honor
The Saint John Vianney "Hall of Honor" was established to recognize the achievements of our Alumni and staff who have excelled in their professional and Christian Service accomplishments during and after their time at SJV.
2012 inductees include: Mrs. Virginia Laudano, a former SJV art instructor. Mrs. Laudano was inducted into the Hall of Honor by SJV’s Network Administrator and 1995 graduate, Mr. Tom McKenna. Freehold Chief of Police, Mr. Glenn Roberts, ’79 was inducted by friend and former colleague, SJV Assistant Principal of Student Affairs, Mr. John Niesz.
The 2012 Wall of Excellence
This year, SJV honored their first group for The Wall of Excellence. The Wall of Excellence recognizes the best of the best at SJV. In order to be inducted into the Wall of Excellence you must already be a member of the Hall of Fame or Hall of Honor. The Wall of Excellence honors those that continue to support SJV.
2012 inductees include: Sister Bernadette Larson, MSC, “The Mother of The Lancers”, Sue Coleman, friend and parent of many SJV alumni, Mr. Thomas McLoughlin, Physics teacher at SJV, Audrey Gomez, 91,(Posthumous), and Mr. William Carey ’76.