Mr. Robert Fazio, President of Don Bosco Prep, has announced that Mr. Marcin Szorc has been named Director of Athletics. Szorc is currently the Assistant Athletic Director and Head Athletic Trainer.
“As our new athletic director, Marcin brings integrity and a strong work ethic to this position that will align with our Salesian charism,” said President Fazio. “He has brought many new 21st century programs to our athletic department and training facility since coming here. He has a strong sense of community and is extremely well respected by the students, the coaches, the parents, and the athletic community in general.This provides Don Bosco with a seamless transition to continue the national excellence that is expected at our school.”
Szorc has been a part of Don Bosco Prep’s athletic program for the past eight years. After attending Montclair State University, he worked at Ridgefield Memorial High School for three years, before coming to Don Bosco Prep in 2011 as Head Athletic Trainer. In 2013, Szorc also added the position of Assistant Athletic Director to his duties. He will assume his new role as Mr. Brian McAleer makes the transition from Athletic Director to the Director of Alumni Affairs in the Advancement Office.
“I am excited to partner with Marcin as the new leader of our athletics programs,” said Principal Ermanno Morelli ‘02. “It was clear that Marcin is committed to fostering a growth mindset among our student-athletes. He brings with him the respect and relationships of student-athletes and their families, as well as institutional knowledge that will be invaluable as we continue to move Don Bosco forward.”
Szorc feels comfortable and confident with what he can continue to offer Don Bosco and the athletic program. “I am elated and grateful to take on this new challenge,” said Szorc. “I look forward to working with the school’s administration with anticipation to bring growth and success to this department within the upcoming year and future. Go Bosco!”