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(PDF) (DOC) (JPG)April 2, 2008

(Mahwah) – Ramapo College of New Jersey will induct six former athletes and the 1986 men’s tennis team into the Athletic Hall of Fame in a ceremony and dinner Saturday, April 26 at the Bill Bradley Sports and Recreation Center on the Ramapo College campus.

Among the 2008 inductees will be James Miceli of North Kingstown, Rhode Island, a former football coach; James A. Buntzen ’84 of Wayne, NJ for baseball; John Carroll ’81 of Oakland, NJ for football; Edward V. Chapel ’77 of Westwood, NJ for ice hockey; George Skeens of West Milford, NJ for baseball; Richard M. Myrlak of Rutherford, NJ for his service to sports, and the men’s tennis team of 1986.

The Ramapo College Athletic Hall of Fame recognizes and honors those who have made significant contributions to the history of intercollegiate athletic competition at the College.  The athletes who are members are selected as the best of all that have participated in varsity athletics at the College.


Ramapo College of New Jersey is the state’s premier public liberal arts college and is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. The College is ranked #1 among New Jersey public institutions by College Choice, has been named one of the 50 Most Beautiful College Campuses in America by CondeNast Traveler, and is recognized as a top college by U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s, Princeton Review and Money magazine, among others. Ramapo College is also distinguished as a Career Development College of Distinction by, boasts the best campus housing in New Jersey on, and is designated a “Military Friendly College” in Victoria Media’s Guide to Military Friendly Schools.

Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, data science, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, education, nursing and social work. In addition, the College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels, and offers graduate programs leading to master’s degrees in Accounting, Business Administration, Creative Music Technology, Data Science, Educational Technology, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education, as well as a post-master’s Doctor of Nursing Practice.


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