Also Presenting Individual Awards:
Coach of the Year, Courage Award, Top Player in City of Boston, and Outstanding Officials
BOSTON – March 3, 2023 – The 24th Annual Super26 Banquet, honoring the best in high school football for 2022, will be held on Sunday, March 12 at 5:00 p.m. at the Burlington Marriott Hotel.
Sponsored by the Gridiron Club of Greater Boston and the Massachusetts High School Football Coaches’ Association, the SUPER26 Banquet honors the top high school football players in the Commonwealth for the 2022 season. Additional awards conferred at the dinner recognize players who have displayed exceptional courage during their high school careers; the best player in the City of Boston; and the year’s top high school coach; and the outstanding football official.
The SUPER26 Team Members for 2022:
Quarterbacks: Tucker McDonald, Wachusett; James Murphy, Reading; William Watson, Springfield Central
Running Backs: David Brown, St. Mary’s; Carson Harwood, Catholic Memorial; Darrell Jones, Catholic Memorial
Receivers: Ian Dixon, Wakefield; Jesse Ofurie, St. John’s Prep
Offensive Linemen: Jayden Bass, Springfield Cathedral; Case Mankins, Bishop Feehan; Braden Marceau-olayinka, Melrose; Jon Mould, Xaverian; Danny Thompson, Scituate; Joshua Troiano, Seekonk
Defensive Linemen: Josiah Griffin, Springfield Cathedral; Jaden Wiggins, Central Catholic; Chris Sesay, King Philip
Linebackers: Lincoln Beal, Andover; Owen Howlett, Milton Academy; Angelo LaRose, Worcester South; Preston Zinter, Central Catholic
Joenel Aguero, St. John’s Prep; Liam Donagher, Grafton; Joey Duggan; Nobles; Eric Miles, Bedford; Owen McHugh, Milton
Ohrenberger Award for Coach of the Year: Al Costabile, Shawsheen Valley Tech
Stewart Award for Outstanding High School Official: Ron Annand, ANEFO; Jon Rockwood, AIFO
Henry Smith Courage Award: James Tellier, Braintree
Dr. Joseph H. Burnett Award for Best Player in Boston: Sahmir Morales, Brighton
Dinner Co-Chairmen: Jim Kearney, Tom Lopez, Dick Lawrence
Co-Hosts: Cheryl Duddy Schoenfeld, President, Gridiron Club
Tom Bingham, President, MHSFCA
Master of Ceremonies: Tom Burke
Tickets are $100 each and may be purchased online by clicking paypal.me/gridclubboston
or by contacting Gridiron Club Secretary/Treasurer Dick Lawrence at 781-23-0372 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Social hour begins at 4:00; dinner will be served at 5:00.
About the Gridiron Club, “Keepers of the Flame”
Founded in 1932, the Gridiron Club of Greater Boston (https://gridclubboston.com) promotes the game of football at all levels and nurtures the ideals of citizenship, sportsmanship, leadership, and athletic and academic achievement. A registered 501 (c) 3 non-profit corporation, the Gridiron Club is supported by membership dues, philanthropic contributions, and proceeds from its annual dinners. The Club honors exemplary players, coaches and officials at all levels of the sport and supports worthy charitable causes, especially those that assist children.