The 2016 Crusader Sports Hall of Fame Induction on Thursday, October 13 at 6:30 p.m. in the foyer of the MDCHS Bosco Center honored:
- Francisco Issmael Mailo Salas ’01 – Mailo truly has “the love of the game” for baseball. At Marian, he was an All-League Player three times and the Harbor League player of the year in 1999. He led his team to CIF twice and was named All CIF player three times.
- Nikki Meyers ’06 – Nikki was a force to be reckoned with, playing three sports at Marian Catholic High School. She lettered four years in soccer and guided the Crusaders to four CIF quarterfinal appearances and a pair of South Bay League titles.
- Marian “Dads” – Dr. David Bajo / Ben Bernardy /Robert Burr / Marvin Finch / Jim Gates / John Gracio / Jerry Judge / Glenn Kelley /Arch Krejci / Chuck Perkins / Len Prager / Al Silva / Walt Wilga – For decades, these fathers of a Crusader student(s) / athletes put their heart and soul in assisting Marian Catholic is providing a quality athletic program. Their devotion, time, talent and efforts in assisting Marian Catholic proved invaluable.