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 eight times, most recently in 2008, 2009, 2010 & 2013; 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.
During the week before Father's Day he has frequently turned his column over to guest columnists
who have written about their fathers. Here are some of those columns: