Walter Ludovico

Inducted in 1990

  • 1940: Played varsity football at Christian Brothers Academy, first athlete to earn All-City football honors for both guard and quarterback positions.
  • 1941-1943: Joined US Army Air Corp in World War II
  • Boxing instructor at Christian Brothers Academy. Awarded boxing scholarship at Manhattan College
  • 1948 -1961:-Teacher and football coach at Christian Brothers Academy. Had seven unbeaten seasons and four City/County Championships. Won 38 straight league games
  • 1948 & 1954: Voted Syracuse area’s Coach of the Year
  • 1953: Voted All-Catholic, All-American High School Coach of the Year
  • 1957-1989: Thirty year member of City of Syracuse Common Council
  • 1962 -1964: Football coach for Liverpool High School
  • 1965 -1968: Started the Bishop Ludden football program, head coach
  • 1967: President of North Side Catholic Youth Organization
  • 1967: Outstanding Coach in Central New York Award
  • 1987: Received The Purple and Gold Award, given by the Christian Brothers Academy Alumni Association