The North Country Sports Hall of Fame is governed by a Board of Trustees. Here are the individuals who are serving as officers for this year.
President: Edward Murphy
Ed was one of the original "founders" of the concept of creating the Hall of Fame. He has spent his life in the local sports scene. Ed is a 1994 graduate of Lowville Academy where he was a 4 sport athlete and JCC where he was a member of the baseball team as well as team statistician. In the fall of 1994 he began a part time career in radio sports broadcasting. He is an active member of his community serving on many boards over the year. He is also the former president of North Central Little League and is an assistant District 37 administrator. Ed has officiated high school baseball since 2008 and football since 2010. He is also a substitute teacher at his alma mater and owns a sports collectibles business.
Vice President: Scott Connell
Scott is a 1977 graduate of Jamesville-Dewitt High School and a 1981 graduate of SUNY Brockport. He began his professional career as a Physical Education teacher at Copenhagen Central School in 1982. While at Copenhagen he also served as the school's Athletic Director and coached Varsity Basketball, Varsity Baseball and Varsity Tennis. In 2008 Scott moved to South Jefferson Central School and served as the district's Director of Athletics until 2011. In 2011 Scott return back to Copenhagen and presently serves as the school's Superintendent and Director of Athletics. Scott lives in Watertown NY with his wife Janet and has two adult daughters.
Secretary: Michele Myslivecek
Michele is a lifelong resident of the town of Redfield in northern Oswego. She is a 1988 graduate of Sandy Creek where she participated in softball as a student athlete. Michele has worked in the field of child care for many years. She is currently employed by Little Lukes Child Care Center located in Pulaski. She is also active in her church community. She has two children, Dale, Jr.and Karintha who was a standout softball player at Sandy Creek and Herkimer County Community College.
Treasurer: Dale Munn
Dale is a school administrator in the Copenhagen Central School District. A former wrestler for Carthage Central School under Randy Marrin and George Ashcraft, he went on to compete at the club level at St. Lawrence University. He coached wrestling at the Varsity and Pee Wee levels for Carthage for 6 years and JV Track and Field for 2 year prior to pursuing a career in School Administration. A member of the Carthage Wrestling Hall of Fame, Dale coached the team to 2 NYS Scholar Athlete team awards, 5 individual Section III champions and several individual Frontier League Champions. He has also coached and umpired Little League baseball. He currently resides in Copenhagen with his wife Kim and 4 children where he coaches Pee Wee Wrestling.