2015 Haddon Heights Athletic Hall of Fame

Post date: Mar 13, 2015 6:14:10 PM

This year Haddon Heights High School’s 2015 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place on Thursday, May 7th at Tavistock Country Club. We will be inducting two former Garnet Football players into the Hall:

Derek Armah (1999) - Derek was a 4 year starter in football and 2 year captain. He was selected to 1st Team All Conference and 1st Team All Group II in his junior and senior years. Derek also received the Iron Man Award his senior year. He helped lead the team to a 9 win season and a Colonial Conference Championship his senior year. Derek was awarded a full scholarship to Wyoming University where he was a four year starter and captain. While there, he became their leading rusher. After college, Derek played one year professionally in the Arena League in Raleigh before the league temporarily folded.

Andrew Groff (1970) – A 4 year football player, who also played basketball, baseball and cross country. As a lineman, Drew received the William B. Priest Memorial Outstanding Lineman Award. In 1969 he was also selected to the Suburban All Star Team, All Group II and All South Jersey with 1st team honors. After graduation, Drew attended Catawba College in Salisbury, North Carolina where he played football all four years.