99-year-old Capital Region sports icon fondly remembered

March 14, 2019 03:32 PM

Big Board Sports is honoring the life and career of Tom Brennan, who passed away last week at the age of 99. Tommy, as he was called, was a local sports icon.

Brennan was a 1938 graduate of Mont Pleasant High School.

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He refereed and umpired over 4,100 soccer, basketball, football and baseball games.

Brennan is a member of the Upstate New York Basketball Hall of Fame, Capital Region Football Hall of Fame and Schenectady City School District Athletic Hall of Fame.

Brennan was a beloved and respected official and umpire with a dynamic personality.

Brennan will be missed, but never forgotten.


WNYT Staff

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