Cadets fans and alumni flooded Facebook with well-wishes for Athletic Director Tony Mariano, who announced that he would retire in May 2022, capping a 44-year NU career
NORWICH RECORD | Fall 2021
Congrats, Tony! Incredible AD, even better family. Gail, Tom. Thank you for being an incredible part of Norwich University.
—NATHAN EUSKO ’01
Outstanding commitment and accomplishments. Cheers to your retirement.
—ROB RISTAU ’00
Tony, Congratulations on an outstanding career! You have touched the lives of many, many student-athletes … show[ing] that a man with dignity, humility, kindness, and character can be an outstanding coach, administrator, and friend. I wish you a long healthy retirement!
—PHILIP GRADY ’70
Congratulations on a successful career at Norwich, Tony. You’re a class act.
—THOMAS HUNGERFORD ’79
What an incredible 40 years! I was fortunate to have known you for my four years at Norwich. Best of luck Tony.
— CAROLYN CUNNIFF-MULLANEY ’84
What a true asset you have been … in the community, at the university, and in the friendships made!
I became a better player, leader, and person because of you … and I want to thank you. You’re a one-of-a-kind coach and, like many others, love you for all you have done for me, the Norwich brotherhood, and alumni! Happy Retirement!
—DON HAMBLETT ’80