Pirate legend John Scanlan (Class of 1969) will be formally inducted into the Orange County Community College (SUNY-Orange) Hall of Fame on Saturday morning, October 26th! The 9:00am breakfast will be held at Kuhl’s Highland House, located at 512 Highland Avenue, Middletown, NY 10940. Admission is $15 per person.
In addition to winning the 1970 National Junior College Championship, John was also voted the Most Outstanding Wrestler of the Tourney. He was also named First Team All-American. His record as a Colt was 30-0. John was named Most Valuable Wrestler in fifteen different tournaments. You can see his 1970 championship match here:
In High School, John was a charter member of the Pearl River HOF, compiling three Section Titles and placed three times at States. His 91.6% winning percentage is still a Pirate Record.
Please see the attached flyer with all the details. Any questions, please call Gibby Sweet at 845-558-7571.