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YMCA
QUARTERBACK CLUB

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THE CLUB

Founded in 1942 with the mission of supporting Glendale area high school and community college football teams. Through memberships and donations, the club provides scholarships to area football players.

Membership Fee:

$75

Directly supports scholarships for each school’s football athletes, significantly impacting their academic and athletic journey.

 

​Location​:

Oakmont Country Club

3100 Country Club Dr, Glendale

 

Meetings:

The Quarterback Club meets weekly for 12 weeks throughout the football season to hear from coaches about the weekly games.

Dates:

Meets every Tuesday

Begins Tuesday, August 27

Ends Tuesday, November 5


Time:

11:30am

WEEKLY MEETINGS

The Quarterback Club meets weekly for lunch, coach updates, speakers, and fun. Each meeting, members are invited to participate in the weekly football pick competition to win a $100 gift card to a local restaurant. The weekly scores are combined to crown a season champion who wins tickets to the Rose Bowl football game. The highlight of each meeting is the keynote speaker, professionals in the the sports industry. The speakers are often professional athletes, sports journalists, or sports business professionals. Recent speakers have included Chris Hale, LaVarre Arrington, Shane Foley, Steph Taylor, Nate Boyer, Robert Horry, Eric Sondheimer, Pet Arbogast, Chris Erskine and more.

MEMBERSHIP 

The Membership Fee is $75, which directly supports scholarships for each school’s football athletes, significantly impacting their academic and athletic journey.

Lunch is $35 for each meal and can be paid for weekly or in advance.

 

Joining is easy! CLICK BELOW TO BECOME A MEMBER TODAY.

BOARD

PRESIDENT

Kevin Danni

VICE PRESIDENT

Pete Smith

 

SECRETARY/TREASURE

Greg Grande

Alex Leon

Spiro Psaltis

Rick Dinger

Alberto Ocon

Ray Calame

Dorothy Meyer

Jennifer Freemon

Deb Rinder

Ken Biermann

Dave Greenbaum

Ross Adams

Sam Nicholson

Jim Pagliuso

Bob Morris

Paul McAtee

Raffi Ashdjian

Jim Sayre

Carol Driffill

Jim Mulligan

Mark Rubio

Vince Iuculano

PAST PRESIDENTS

Spiro Psaltis

2022

 

Spiro Psaltis

2021

 

Covid year off

2020

 

Jennifer Freemon

2019

 

Dorothy Meyer

2018

 

Jim Mulligan

2017

 

Greg Grande

2016

Ryan Nekota

2015

 

Alberto Ocon

2014

 

Rick Dinger

2013

Rod Salazar

2012

John Simpson

2011

Susan Hunt

2010

Kevin Danni

2009

 

Dick Holway

2008

 

Bill Boyd

2007

 

Bob Morris

2006

 

Ross Adams

2005

 

Hank Paz

2004

 

Jim Pagliuso

2003

 

Ken Biermann

2002

 

Dave Greenbaum

2001

 

Marilyn McAtee

2000

Sam Nicholson

1999

 

Darryl Agler

1998

 

Joann Merrick

1997

 

Richard Russell

1996

 

Robert Barrone

1995

 

Dick Slavett

1994

 

Paul McAtee

1993

 

Harry Hull

1992

 

Mike Movias

1991

 

Ros Swanson

1990

Ron Wilson

1989

Dave Fortune

1988

Bob Nellis

1987

Don Duncan

1986

Paul Kessler

1985

Jack Quinn

1984

Vic Pallos

1983

Dick Trautwein

1982

Ray Calame

1981

Harry Beck

1980

Don Russ

1979

John Grande

1978

 

Jay Nicholson

1977

Lee Baldrige

1976

 

Bob Carter

1975

 

H. M. Wammack

1974

 

Steve Smith

1973

 

Dick Scmidt

1972

 

Lou Musacco

1971

Bob Carruthers

1970

 

Bob Keller

1969

 

Ed Russ

1968

 

Ken Cooper

1967

Bob MavVicar

1966

 

Glen Cornwell

1965

Chuck Duncan

1964

Warren Hart

1963

Ken Staub

1962

Bill Rapp

1961

 

Les Clark

1960

Jim Perkins

1959

Murray Williamson

1958

Ken Salmacia

1957

 

John Edwards

1956

 

Vide Kriste

1955

Roy Bartholomew

1954

Al Weiner

1953

George Blewitt

1952

“Brick” Beach

1951

“Red” Paine

1950

Henry Frost

1949

Steve Chase

1948

Hal Wright

1947

 

Glenn Whitney

1946

Don MacVicar

1945

Walter Potter

1944

John Barranger

1943

Charlie Park

1942

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PAST SPEAKERS

Chris Hale

LaVarre Arrington

Shane Foley

Steph Taylor

Nate Boyer

Robert Horry

Eric Sondheimer

Pete Arbogast

Chris Erskine

Wayne Gretzky

John Robinson

Mike Garrett

Shawne Merriman

Yogi Roth

SPONSOR OPPORTUNITIES

Become a Sponsor

 

Lunch sponsorships available for $150
Advertising for $100
Room sponsorships available for $150
Sponsor a coach for $350

Email Rick Dinger, click below, for questions and more information on becoming a sponsor.

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SAM HARVEY AWARD WINNERS

Alberto Ocon

2021

No Club Meetings

2020

Spiro Psaltis

2019

Byron Harris

2018

Ray Calame

2017

Robert Morris

2016

Dorothy Meyer

2015

Rick Dinger

2014

Dave Greenbaum

2013

John Simpson

2012

Ryan Nekota

2011

Ken Biermann

2010

Susan Hunt

2009

Ross Adams

2008

Darrell Agler

2007

Dennis McLean

2006

Dick Holway

2005

Bill Bennett

2004

Dick Russell

2003

Sam Nicholson

2002

Dave Fortune

2001

H.M Wammack

2000

Harold Prugh

1999

CHUCK DUNCAN AWARD WINNERS

Paul McAtee

2021

No Club Meetings

2020

Sam Nicholson

2019

Alberto Ocon

2018

Byron Harris/Paul McAtee

2017

Pat Nicholson

2016

John Simpson

2015

Dom Russ/John Simpson

2014

John Simpson/Joel Youngquist

2013

Alberto Ocon

2012

Ray Calame

2011

Don Russ

2010

Paul McAtee

2009

Byron Harris

2008

Bob Morris/John Ruck

2007

John Simpson

2006

 

Bob Inslee/Paul McAtee

2005

Joel Youngquist

2004

Bill Bennett

2003

G.J. Liotta

2002

Jack Dixon

2001

JIM BONDS COACH AWARD WINNERS

2022 Tanner Farwell, Glendale Community College

2021 Richard Broussard, Village Christian High School

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Join us in supporting the QB Club Scholarship Program!

Price:

$30 per Adult

$15 per Child (17 years and younger)

Date and Time:

Friday. August 16th

5-8PM

​Location​:

Crescenta-Cañada Family YMCA

1930 Foothill. Blvd.

La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011

MPR Room

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