Tom Williams has been covering Ocean City High School and Cape-Atlantic League sports for more than 50 years, starting when he was a teenager. He has won 15 awards from the Press Club of Atlantic City for his writing; has been named New Jersey's Sportscaster of the Year seven times, most recently in 2008, 2009 & 2010; was presented the 2003 award for contributions to amateur football in South Jersey by the National Football Hall of Fame; was recognized by the IAABO for his contributions to high school basketball; and, in 2012, was inducted into the South Jersey Basketball Hall of Fame.

Tom's columns have been most regularly seen in the Ocean City Gazette, Upper Township Gazette and the Sentinel-Ledger. His stories also have appeared in The Wildwood Leader, The Currents of Atlantic County and the Philadelphia Inquirer.

Some of Tom's 2007 columns from The Gazette can be accessed through this menu:

10/31/07 - Lots at stake this weekend as playoff deadline nears
10/17/07 - Walking away was tough decision for Kristie Fenton
10/10/07 - A stupid stunt cast sadness on football rivalry
10/3/07 - Exactly what does 'boo' mean?
9/26/07 - Some OCHS records that have endured
9/19/07 - More rules we do not need
9/12/07 - Some notes as CAL football hits its stride
8/29/07 - Covering high school sports should not be a negative
8/29/07 - A dozen questions with Sam Carchidi
8/22/07 - Brittany Sedberry transfers, Abbey Woolley to coach
8/15/07 - OCHS proposes new coaches, Barons come to the rescue
8/8/07 - Mike Lombardi has great memories of Bill Walsh
8/1/07 - Around the horn on baseball - Part 2
7/25/07 - Around the horn on baseball - Part 1
7/18/07 - CAL schools offer tributes to special people
7/11/07 - The A.J. Harris all star diary