Lifeguard Of The Year

An award is given every year to the lifeguard who has excelled in every aspect of lifeguarding. This includes leadership, teaching, competing and most of all giving the best protection to the bathers of Cape May.  This is a one time award.  Every member the of patrol votes on the winner.  Below is a list of the past winners since the award’s inception in 1981.

  • 1981 Al Pappas
  • 1982 Gary Furman
  • 1983 Terry Randolph
  • 1984 Scott Montgomery
  • 1985 Ralph Atwell
  • 1986 Richard Long
  • 1987 Will Mendo
  • 1988 Geoff Rife
  • 1989 Rich Demers
  • 1990 Jim Wadlow
  • 1991 Harry Back
  • 1992 Garr Kerr
  • 1993 Steve Mogck
  • 1994 Todd DeSatnick
  • 1995 Jack Bosna
  • 1996 Pat Dwyer
  • 1997 Bill Oat, Sr
  • 1998 Eric Mogck
  • 1999 Bob Cornell
  • 2000 Tom Wyatt
  • 2001 Rod Pierce
  • 2002 Patrice Back
  • 2003 William D Oat
  • 2004 Tim Fiocchi
  • 2005 William Keller
  • 2006 Nick Garnett
  • 2007 Bob Cwik and Dave Smith
  • 2008 Max Samuelson
  • 2009 John Nicklous
  • 2010 D.J. Draus
  • 2011 Meghan O’Leary
  • 2012 Chris Vittese
  • 2013 Kelsey Herchenrider
  • 2014 Kim McKay
  • 2015 Chris Knipe
  • 2016 Rob Moran
  • 2017 Pat Kennedy

 

Hall Of Fame

Founding Committee

  • John Koenig
  • Jack Dunne
  • Buzz Mogck
  • Pete Francesconi
  • Ed Geisz
  • Den DeSatnick
  • Jack Schellenger
  • Ed Campbell
  • Richard Colosi

Inductees

  • Al Benedict
  • Ed Geisz
  • Hobbie Miller
  • Frank O’Brien
  • Scott Alessi
  • Jack Schellenger
  • Ron Owens
  • Buzz Mogck
  • Rich Demers
  • Sol Needles
  • Clete Cannone
  • Bob Kaehler
  • Arnold Cannone
  • Harold Cannone
  • Dennis DeSatnick
  • Dick Colosi
  • Terry Randolph
  • Thomas Keenan Sr.
  • Kevin Murphy
  • Bill Pilczuk
  • Jim Wadlow
  • Geoff Rife
  • Paticia Whitten R.N.
  • Harry Gilbert
  • Ida Stevens R.N.
  • Ed Campbell
  • Dolores Fisher
  • Tom Maher
  • Joe DeVito
  • Harry Back
  • Fred Piacentine
  • Steve Steger
  • Ralph Atwell
  • Al Pappas
  • Bill Oat
  • Gene Ladd
  • Jim Pastore
  • Ed Zebrowski Jr.
  • Herb Treffeisen
  • Sam Downes
  • Ralph Bakley
  • Ryan Halbruner
  • Marty Franco
  • Jack Hess
  • John Jake Lincoln
  • Richard S. Decker
  • Robert W. Kennedy
  • Steve Mogck
  • Patrice Back
  • Pete Oppenheimer
  • Jack Bosna
  • Bill Furey
  • Josie Trolli
  • Thomas Dollinger
  • Garr Kerr
  • Bob Cornell
  • Erin Egan
  • Eric Mogck
  • Bill Keller
  • Jerry Inderweis
  • Ed Zebrowski III
  • Tom Wyatt
  • Tony Seman
  • Josh Donohue
  • Ryan Hand