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Dr. John J. McMullen Service Award

Named for the late Dr. John J. McMullen, who brought professional ice hockey to the Garden State in 1982, this award has been presented by the New Jersey Devils since 1984 to an individual or individuals who have supported amateur hockey throughout the state of New Jersey.

2022-23 Recipient

Frank McGady - 2022 Dr. John J. Service to New Jersey Hockey Award Recipient

Frank McGady

Frank has been the President of the New Jersey Youth Hockey League for the past 17 years, a current member of the Atlantic Affiliate Executive Committee and a Director with USA Hockey.

Frank started coaching youth hockey in 1981 with the Secaucus House League Program before moving onto travel hockey in Jersey City and Bayonne. A History teacher at Hudson Catholic High School, Frank has coached High School Hockey at St. Peter's Prep and for 20 years at Hudson Catholic from 1992 - 2013 where he was part of a State Championship Team in 2000. For the past seven years, he has also been coaching at Xavier High School in Manhattan. .

Past Recipients

Season Recipient
2021-22 Frank McGady
2020-21 Reynold Fauci
2019-20 Charlie Heger & Joe Pelliccio Sr.
2018-19 Gary Hess
2017-18 James Plunkett, Richard Foster, Dan May
2013-14 Don Gould
2011-12 Glenn Hefferan
2010-11 Robert Sullo
2009-10 Bruce Driver
2008-09 Bill Fox
2007-08 Mike Morreale
2006-07 Debbie and Jeff Vanderbeek
2005-06 Tom Brake
2004-05 Rev. Msgr. Michael E. Kelly
2003-04 Donna Guariglia
2002-03 Jim Hunt
2001-02 Nancy Hughes
2000-01 Mike Reynolds
1999-00 Lou Lamoriello
1998-99 Joan & Tony Mariconda
1997-98 Vin Godleski
1996-97 Mike Nardello
1995-96 John Warchol
1994-95 Bob Auriemma
1993-94 Harvey Cohen
1992-93 No Winner
1991-92 John J. McMullen
1990-91 Dick Trimble
1989-90 Ken Gesner
1988-89 Max McNab
1987-88 Paul McInnis
1986-87 Butch Fortunato
1985-86 Glenn Resch
1984-85 Jim Measday
1983-84 Les Dodson

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