George Gerung

(Class of 1946)

George graduated from Brooklyn Tech in 1946. He was a three year starter playing both ways. He was named captain of the team in both his Junior and Senior years. As a sophomore, George was named Honorable Mention on the Brooklyn Eagle All City Team. He was named 1st team All City as a Junior and named Captain of the 1st team All City Team as a Senior. George received the Dznev Memorial Award as the MVP of the team.

After graduating from Tech, George served his country in the U.S. Signal Corp. He then went on to play football at Lafayette College, where he was a three year starter.

He graduated with a degree in Electrical Engineering. George lived a full life and passed away at the age of 90.