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Distinguished Crusader Award

The purpose of the Distinguished Crusader Award is to honor and recognize Crusader Alumniand Crusader Friends that have given back to their faith and community and/or MarianCatholic and Mater Dei Catholic High Schools in significant ways either as alumni and members of the community. If you would like to nominate someone for this honor click here for more information and nomination form.


DCA March 2017
◊Maria Tollefson    ◊Lee and Tess Blair


2016 DCA
◊Alfred De La Rosa ‘69     ◊Jim Martinez ’78
◊Bernadette Martinez’80     ◊Carlos Varela ‘89


2015 DCA
◊Ruth Judge     ◊Jeff Stuart ‘64
◊Allen Gates ‘77     ◊Eddie Gates ‘80
◊Dr. Steven Holsenback ‘85


2014 DCA
◊Bishop Robert H. Brom     ◊Tom Beecher
◊Sr. Sarah Shrewsbury, OSC ‘68     ◊Bill Dean ‘72
◊Gordon Day ‘74     ◊John Carlos Frey ‘81


2013 HOF
◊Dan Prager ‘73     ◊Yessenia Martinez ‘94
◊Domonic Cruz ‘98     ◊Dario Aguiniga ‘00
◊Mickey Pimentel ‘03     ◊Football Team- 2003


2012 DCA
◊Former Assemblywoman Mary Casillas Salas ’66
◊Sheriff Detective Steve Reed ’69
◊Maria Dunham Roberts, Esq. ’81
◊MGySgt Charles Padilla, USMC, Ret ’82
◊Dr. Michael and Mrs. Sarah Bajo
◊LCDR David Kassebaum, USN, Ret


2011 DCA
◊Harris Quesnell ’64     ◊Sr. Suzanne Soppe ’66
◊Fr. Robert Brocato ’69     ◊Judge Jesus Rodriguez ’69
◊Mr. and Mrs. Robert Egger, Sr.


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