Class of 1953
Ron Zucchelli, a four-year football and baseball letterman, captained both teams as a senior. Voted Bethany's Outstanding Senior Athlete, he was a football All-District honoree and the team's leading tackler in 1952.
Prior to graduating in 1953 with a degree in physical education, Zucchelli was a member of the Beta Beta Beta Honor Society, the Newman, Spanish, and Physical Education clubs, Future Teachers of America, and Sigma Nu fraternity.
After coaching at Bethany in 1954 and 1955, Zucchelli went on to teach and coach at his high school alma mater, Shannock Valley High School, and also at Elders Ridge High School.
Zucchelli left teaching in the 1970's to pursue a career in investments, going on to become the Division Manager of Advantage Capital Corporation in Indiana, Pa.
Zucchelli and his wife, Jean, reside in Indiana, Pa., and are the parents of two children, Patricia and Ronald.