Join us for the 12th annual St. Francis DeSales High School Alumni Awards of Distinction dinner on Friday, May 19, 2017 as we honor the 2017 recipients.  The reception will begin at 6:30pm, followed by dinner at 7:00pm in the DeSales cafeteria.  Tickets are $25 each.  

RSVP to Arius Cook at 614-267-7808, ext. 117 or via email to cook@desales.co by May 15, 2017. 


Sr. Sharon Goodburn Award
This award is given to alumni who have actively shown their dedication to St. Francis DeSales High School after graduation by volunteering their time and efforts to their alma mater. 

2017 Recipient:  Dr. Frank Beickelman, 1984


Msgr. James Berendt/Patrick Rossetti Award
This award is given to two alumni who have excelled in their professional careers and exemplify the DeSales mission to live a positive, productive life. The recipients of this award are examples of how the lessons learned at St. Francis DeSales High School promote continued excellence after graduation.

2017 Recipient: Joe Moreno, 1965 and Tim Bezbatchenko, 2000


Forest "Treeze" Sharrock Award
This award is given to alumni who have brought honor to St. Francis DeSales High School through their dedication to serving the community which they live through special projects and volunteer work, and by setting an example for others in their community.

2017 Recipient:  Fr. David Young, 1996


Young Alumni Award
This award is given to two recent graduates of St. Francis DeSales High School, 10 years out or fewer, who have taken the values learned during their high school career to serve his/her community and share their commitment to excellence in all aspects of their daily life.

2017 Recipient:  Nicole Ciminello, 2008 and Patrick Omameh, 2008


Barbara O'Riordan Award
This award is given to an individual who did not graduate from DeSales but has given his/her continued dedication and support to DeSales in a variety of ways.

2017 Recipient:  Mike Murray and Bill Steller


2016 Alumni Awards of Distinction Recipients

Pictured, from L to R: Christine Julian '85, Jennifer Myers '86, Fr. Stash Dailey '00, Mary Callaghan (posthumously - Jerry Callaghan), Mike Duffy '88, Dominic Tiberi '77, Mary and Ed Miller (posthumously - Ryan Miller '03), Patrick Chapman '84

Pictured, from L to R: Christine Julian '85, Jennifer Myers '86, Fr. Stash Dailey '00, Mary Callaghan (posthumously - Jerry Callaghan), Mike Duffy '88, Dominic Tiberi '77, Mary and Ed Miller (posthumously - Ryan Miller '03), Patrick Chapman '84