Newton South Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Dinner, April 30 — Buy a Ticket and/or Place an Ad

FOR TICKETS:  The fourth induction to the Newton South Athletic Hall of Fame will occur on the evening of Saturday, April 30. There will be a reception from 6-7pm with dinner/ceremony occurring from 7-9PM at the NSHS dining facilities. Tickets are $65 each. Tickets can be purchased by mail or online:

  • Make a check out to “Newton South Booster Club” with “Hall of Fame” on the memo line and mail it to Chuck Hurwitz, 671 South Street, Waltham, MA 02453, OR
  • Purchase tickets online at Note that there is an additional service fee of $4.57 for each ticket purchased online.

FOR ADS:  We are proud to announce our Newton South Athletic Hall of Fame class of 2015-2016 and ask for your support by placing an advertisement or a message of congratulations in our ad booklet that will be distributed at our Hall of Fame Induction Banquet on April 30, at sporting events at Newton South, and at a variety of venues around the City.  The prices for the ad book are as follows:  $60 for a ¼ page, $100 for a ½ page, and $180 for a full page.

A Photo Ready Advertisement works best. However, a business card or a photo are greatly appreciated for either advertisements or messages of congratulations. All checks must be made payable to the Newton South Boosters Club with “Hall of Fame” on the memo line.  Please mail all checks and ad (or message) information to Joe Killilea, 789 Watertown St., Newton MA 02465 ( by April 9.

The honored members of the class of 2015-2016 are:

Bob Santucci 1962                                                      Peter Maples 1975
Louie DiFazio 1968 (Posthumously)
Mike Kasten 1981                                                      Danny Mendelson 1969 (Posthumously)
Steve Altman 1985                                                    Katie Butts 2005
Gwen Smith (Coach)
Fred Virgilio 1970                                                      Kim Seaborn 1979
E. Van Seasholes Award – Bob Chrusz AD

The E. Van Seasholes award is a recently established permanent award in the name of Dr. E. Van Seasholes, former Newton South HS Principal and outstanding scholar athlete, to honor individuals who have made a significant contribution to athletics at Newton South High School. .