Vic Palladino '48
- In 1947, he was the first recipient of the prestigious Thomas F. Scanlan Award given to the senior football player who best exemplifies the ideals of Thomas Scanlan: Scholar, Athlete, Gentleman, and Friend.
- An outstanding guard, he was named to the Catholic All- America, All-East, and All-New England teams.
- As a sophomore, he was a major contributor to Boston College's successful 1942 season which was capped by the team's appearance in the 1943 Orange Bowl against Alabama.
- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1995.