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 Vic Palladino
Vic Palladino

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.