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The DFC adds a Super Bowl Champion

The Dan Finn Classic is pleased to announce and introduce Leonard Marshall, former New York Giant and All-Pro defensive end, to our Board Of Trustees. Leonard was a member of the 1986 and 1990 Super Bowl Champion New York Giants and was selected to the All – Pro team in 1985, 1986, and 1991. His long...
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DFC salutes newest Board Member

It is with distinct pleasure that the Dan Finn Classic welcomes Brigadier General James J. Grant as the newest member of the Board Of Trustees. The General brings with him a lifetime of scheduling, planning, and tactical expertise further rounding out the abilities of the Board.  His love for sports is only surpassed by his concern for our...
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DFC welcomes Ghosts

The DFC welcomes Paterson Eastside HS for their first appearance in the Classic. PES is coming off a stellar year in 2013/2014 having won the Passaic County championship to go along with a State sectional championship. Time to rebuild, right!!! Wrong, they return a solid nucleus from last year’s team and are expected to be...
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Hall of Fame member added to the DFC Board of Trustees

Naismith Hall Of Fame member Carol Blazejowski has accepted our invitation and has hit the ground running in an effort, along with several other of our loyal volunteers, to restore the “Girl’s” game to the schedule. There is not enough room on these pages to list Carol’s credentials “Blazing” her trail through Cranford HS, Montclair State...
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The Patrick School returns to the DFC

  It has been many years since The Patrick School (St. Patrick’s) from Elizabeth has played St. Anthony in a regular season game. That will change on January 17, 2015 when the two national titans square off in the 5:45PM game of the DFC. The Celtics of Coach Chris Chevannes will be led by talented...
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Long Island Lutheran accepts invitation

Long Island Lutheran, coming off an appearance in the New York State Federation “AA” championship game last year, has accepted an invitation to return to the DFC for the 2nd time having defeated Gill St. Bernard’s in 2013 in impressive style. Coach John Buck will be bringing back a strong nucleus of players led by...
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