Catholic Conference Champions
Led by Jim Haluska, this Dons squad played flawlessly, going 9-0 (7-0 in conference), sopping up sole possession of the highly-coveted conference title. The powerful line was anchored by High School All-American Tackle Ted Derynda. The team thrived with quarterback Chet Gerlach under center, outscoring the opposition 132-43. Derynda was also voted First Team All-Conference, along with Gerlach and guard Tom Walczak. Tackle Tony Marola and halfback Jerry Jenders were named to the second team.