Hall of Fame Update

In an effort to be more consistent, inclusive and transparent,  the MFAF committee has created a new selection process for the Hall of Fame.


We need 4 new members/alums to join the selection committee. If interested please complete the form on the Contact Us page.


Anyone can make nominations. You can also submit your nomination using the form on the Contact Us page. Submit your top 3 list of who you think should make it in based on the criteria listed below.



Hall of Fame Selection Criteria


  • The Selection Committee will consist of a maximum of 15 members.
  • Members will come from the current 11 operating committee members: Joe Martucci, Rick Derechailo, Scott Bellone, Jim Byrd, Glen Dwyer, Jeff Shaw, Bruce Derechailo, Chris Shea, Joe Vaccarella, Mike Luzio and Charlie Sharpe.
  • The 4 additional members will come from alumni who wish to participate.
  • Selection Committee members must be able to attend the 4 meetings that will be held for the selection process. Every effort will be made to accommodate schedules.
  • The process begins in September each year with a preliminary List of nominees. Anyone can make a nomination. Former players, Coaches, fans, etc…
  • Former players being nominated must have played 20 or more years prior to the current season. Coaches may be considered upon retirement.
  • Meeting #1 - The Selection committee will meet by September 30th to narrow down the preliminary list to 20.
  • Meeting #2 - The Selection committee will then vote to produce 10 semi-finalists.
  • Biographies of the 10 semi-finalists will then be produced by the nominators during the month of October.
  • Meeting #3 - The selection committee will convene by October 31st to review the biographies and vote to reduce the list to 5 finalists.
  • Meeting #4 - The 5 remaining finalists are then voted on individually with a Yes or No vote.
  • The top 3 vote getters will enter the MFAF HOF.
  • The inductees selected will be announced in November each year.
  • The MFAF Banquet will be held in March the following year.

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Husky Collegiate News

Matawan Varsity Football Huskies Asst. Football coach Charlie Marsh has created a new web page to highlight the many Matawan scholar-athletes that have gone on to play college football at any level. Matawan's football history is abundant and our alumni have gone on to impact programs around the country and even the NFL! Please take some time to check out Coach Marsh's web page by clicking here.

Matawan High School Footbal Records

Click here to view the Shore Conference Coaches Foundation website for more Matawan Football History.

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