Alumni Award

L-R: Trooper Nicholas Olivetti of the 124th Training Troop, recipient of the CSPAAA Award, and CSPAAA President, Sergeant Jerry Longo (Ret.).

The Alumni Association initiated a commemorative alumni award, commencing in 1974, to the top trooper in each graduating class of the State Police Academy. The Academy graduate earning the highest academic honors from each class has been presented with a plaque from the CSPAAA in recognition of his or her accomplishments. The recipient also gets a letter of recognition and a cash award.

Recipients since inception are as follows:

  • 132nd Class - October 20, 2022 Trooper John Cottell
  • 131st Class - March 24, 2022 Trooper Sierra Thibault
  • 130th Class - August 26, 2021 Trooper Gary Lovett
  • 129th Class - October 8, 2020  
  • 128th Class - January 16, 2020 Joseph Gookin
  • 127th Class - May 8, 2019  
  • 126th Class - August 2, 2018 Trooper Ryan S. Piccirillo
  • 125th Class - December 17, 2015  
  • 124th Class - December 11, 2014 Trooper Nicholas Olivetti
  • 123rd Class - January 9, 2014 Trooper Tyler Weerden
  • 122st Class - December 13, 2012 Trooper Ross Kuchyt
  • 121st Class - November 18, 2010 Trooper Jennilee Fratellenico
  • 120th Class - April 15, 2009 Trooper Paul D. Canniff
  • 119th Class - May 14, 2008 Trooper Chad D. Gomez
  • 118th Class - July 19, 2007 Trooper John Martin
  • 117th Class - June 20, 2006 Trooper Jonathan L. Carreiro
  • 116th Class - April 13, 2005 Trooper Corey Etters
  • 115th Class - December 4, 2002 Trooper David M. Mattioli
  • 114th Class - January 17, 2002 Trooper Brian L. Narkewicz
  • 113th Class - June 15, 2001 Trooper Brian D. Kilcomons
  • 112th Class - February 8, 2001 Trooper Matthew Garcia
  • 111th Class - October 25, 2000 Trooper Jack Samatro
  • 110th Class - June 30, 2000 Trooper Richard Henderson, Trooper David Ostrobinski
  • 109th Class - March 9, 2000 Trooper Tracey Gove
  • 108th Class - August 1998 Trooper Matthew J. Reily
  • 107th Class - July 1998 Trooper John R. Dickey
  • 106th Class - August 1997 Trooper Clayton C. Brown
  • 105th Class - June 1995 Trooper Robert Carr
  • 104th Class - November 1994 Trooper Alaric Fox
  • 103rd Class - September 1993 Trooper Michael Foley
  • 102nd Class - January 1993 Trooper Darren Pavlik
  • 101st Class - December 28, 1990 Trooper Kevin Dumond
  • 100th Class - April 27, 1990 Trooper Robert D. Maynard
  • 99th Class - October 12, 1989 Trooper Frank C. Sawicki
  • 98th Class - September 1988 Trooper John J. Rich
  • 97th Class - March 2, 1988 Trooper Warren Hyatt
  • 96th Class - June 17, 1987 Trooper Kenneth P. Kelly
  • 95th Class - June 1986 Trooper Thomas R. Garbedian
  • 94th Class - November 1985 Trooper Ronald A. Bastura
  • 93rd Class - August 1984 Trooper Thomas C. Davoren
  • 92nd Class - May 1983 Trooper Kenneth D. Olsen
  • 91st Class - October 1980 Trooper Mary Elizabeth Buckley
  • 90th Class - January 1979 Trooper James Hanrahan
  • 89th Class - June 1978 Trooper Edward Kushner
  • 88th Class - February 1978 Trooper Robert Tolomeo
  • 87th Class - January 1977 Trooper Richard J. Sealander
  • 86th Class - November 1975 Trooper John Kolosky
  • 85th Class - December 1974 Trooper Theodore L. Wojtusik
  • 84th Class - July 1974 Trooper Nicholas D. DeJohn