2020 Recipients of the Fred Catona Memorial Sportsmanship Award Announced

William Cohen '20 and Hayden Ufberg '20 are this year's recipients of the Fred Catona Memorial Sportsmanship Award. Mr. Catona led the Athletic Department from 1971–1984 and was an invaluable member of the staff and community. He started a sports program that changed Akiba-Barrack forever.  Along with the many life lessons Fred imparted, his gentle and motivational demeanor has stayed with Akiba-Barrack alumni still to this day. This award is given to athletes who embody the ideals that Mr. Catona embraced and taught: sportsmanship, dedication, respect and ethical leadership. Additionally, these recipients inspire their teammates to take on challenges with confidence by putting the team and their teammates first.