Northstar grads return to alma mater to advise current student-athletes on college

For the second straight year, Nottingham track & field coach Melissa “Shop ‘N Bag” Persichetti rounded up some of the school’s finest former athletes to return to their alma mater and discuss what it takes to survive as a student-athlete in college. This year’s crew included current and former college players (from left) Boaz “Superman II” Madeus (Rutgers), Kenley Souffrant (Rider), Kristin “Z” Hallam (Hofstra), Persichetti, “Amazing” Grace Dwyer (Furman), Stephen “The Leg” Adams (Delaware Valley), Robert “Superman” Wiggs (Wesley) and Jerry Andaluz (Rider).

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Rich Fisher has been around the Hamilton Township sports scene for so long that he actually got Rich Giallella’s autograph when Giallella was still a player! Proud product of Hamilton YMCA and Lou Gehrig baseball leagues and former teammate of Jim Maher on a very average Barton & Cooney rec basketball team, Fish graduated from Nottingham Junior High and Steinert High school and has covered township sports since 1980. His goal in life is to convince Maria Prato that Jersey tomatoes are at least 100 times better than California tomatoes.