Dan Zailskas '69
- A versatile baseball player who played every field position
during his collegiate career.
- A three-year varsity player at Boston College.
- As a sophomore, he played a key role in the Eagles advancing
to the 1967 College World Series. The following two years,
he led the Eagles in hits, home runs, and RBI.
- As a senior, he earned the school's prestigious
Francis "Cheese" McCrehan Award for baseball, scholarship,
- A graduate of Croft (Conn.) High School, he signed a
professional baseball contract with the Philadelphia
Phillies after his graduation from BC. He also served as
Assistant Dean of Students for Boston College.
- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall
of Fame in 1999.