Morrisville Fame to Pete Vercillo
former North High athlete, Pete Vercillo (’51) was inducted
to the SUNY Morrisville
Sports Wall of Fame, Class of 2005, on May 6, 2005.
A tenacious lineman,
Pete played in every game during his two years (’51 –’52) at
Morrisville, on both the offensive and defensive teams. He was a key
factor on the 1952 undefeated, championship Morrisville team.
Pete has coached football for
nearly forty (40) years; twenty have been at CBA where he continues
to serve as the defensive coach and strategist. Pete was awarded the
coveted Purple & Gold Award in recognition of his contribution
to C.B.A. athletics.
coaching stints include football coach at Bishop Grimes High School
and coach of the 1959 St. Peter’s National Championship Pop Warner
selection places him in the company of other Windy Hill standouts
who were inducted to the Wall of Fame in prior years.
Mirizio: Class of 1997, Football
– Basketball- Baseball 1949 –1950
Monteleone: Class of 1997, Football
Schenkenberger: Class of 1998, Football
– Baseball 1953 - 1955
Simone: Class of 2000, Football
1948 - 1950
Windy Hillers are
pleased to congratulate Pete and his family on this special award.
we also acknowledge Conrad, Dodge, Bob and Tony on their prior
induction and offer congratulations to each of them and their