2003

Inductees

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Al Winton

PLAYER

Pos: Pitcher
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Years: 1969-1989

Teams: Cleveland Jaybirds (Pro) Cleveland Competitors (Pro), Pyramid Cafe, Hillcrest Tavern, Two-Cro's, Lakeshore Sands

"Solid Player"

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Fred Guger

PLAYER

Pos: 1B & Outfield
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Years: 1970's-1980's
Teams: Hillcrest Tavern, Pyramid Cafe, Burt's
6 National Tournaments


"Premiere Power Hitter"

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Mickey Fiorentino

PLAYER

Pos: 1B
Bats: Right Throws: Left
Years: 1970-1980's
Teams: Teamsters, Pyramid Cafe, Cleveland Jaybirds (Pro), Cleveland Competitors (Pro)
Voted All Time Defensive First Baseman
Many National Tournaments

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Mike Zadel

PLAYER

Pos: Infield
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Years: 1976-1998
Teams: Chuppa Trucking, Teamsters, Four star, NFMF
National Championship with NFMF in 1986
National Championship with Four Star in 1993
Voted to All Decade Team 1980's


"High Average with Power"

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Glen Dyer

MANAGER

Manager
Years: 1979-2010's

Teams: Mullinax East, Pepco, First Merchants, Nager
2002 NSA Class C National Championship - Mullinax
Hall of Fame Open Championship - Nager


"First Class"

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Gene Zaghet

COACH

Coach
Years: 1960's-1990's
Teams: Gene's Sunoco, Cuyahoga Dunham, Parma Pierogis
1992 Class A National Championship


"He Did It His Way"

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Larry Shaw

JOHN NAGY AWARD

John Nagy Award
Administrator
Years: 1981-2010's
Commissioner Cleveland Heights Parks and Recreation
ASA Deputy Commissioner
Host of ASA City Tournaments

March of Dimes Snowball Tournaments


"A Tireless Worker"

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Dana Thompson

PLAYER

Pos: 2B
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Years: 1977-1997

Teams: Euclid Flames, Star Precision, Sheet Metal Tech, Extreme Heat

23 National Tournaments

Career .667 Hitter

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Jim Bizzell

PLAYER

Pos: Catcher & Outfield
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Years: 1976-1998
Teams: Cleveland Jaybirds (Pro), Cleveland Competitors (Pro), Steele's Sports, Boldin AC
2 Time All Pro Selection


"Power-Speed"

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Mike Nicely

PLAYER

Pos: Infield & Outfield
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Years: 1969-1989
Teams: Teamsters, Hillcrest Tavern, Erieside Electric, Galati's
13 National Tournaments
1 All City Selection


"All Around Player"

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Paul Jonke

BACKER

Backer
Sanford Gross Award
Years: 1985-2002
Teams: Four Star Machine
Many League and City Titles
National Championship in Men's A and 35 & Over


"Active and Competitive Backer"

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Lou Bielek

UMPIRE

Umpire
Years: 1950-1978
Leagues: PD Major, St. Clair Major, Euclid Major
4 National Tournaments


"Very Reliable Ump"

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Jerry Kopacko

COMPETITORS AWARD

Competitors Award
Pos: Outfield
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Years: 1965-2000's
Teams: TPV Metal, Alcoa, Feldman Mech.

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Ray Carabotta

LEONARD LONGO AWARD

Leonard Longo Award
Player, Backer, Manager

Years: 1962-1980’s
Teams: Wash-n-Fill, Big Barney's, Perkins Pancakes, Pyramid Cafe
Freeway Tournament Winner 1969
Many League Titles