Dwayne Ganzy (’84) – Track & Field
Dwayne Ganzy enrolled at Columbus in January of 1981 and immediately made an impact on the track team by starring in both hurdle events and the relay teams.
He was the All-Catholic champion in the 110-high hurdles all four years at Columbus and he won the 330 intermediate hurdles championship 3 times.
He was the district champion in the 330 hurdles as a junior and the district 110-high hurdles champion as a senior.
He owns the school record in the 110 high hurdles…. the 14.4 he ran in 1983 has stood as the school record for 28 years and counting .
Dwayne Ganzy was a three-year starter on the varsity – splitting time between running back, defensive back and wide receiver. In his junior season, he became part of a rebuilt offense that helped lead Columbus all the way to the state championship game.
As a senior, Dwayne led the county in receptions and receiving yards before a knee injury ended his season after 6 games. Despite the injury, Dwayne received a football scholarship to Syracuse University where he played two years.
Dwayne went on to graduate from Morris Brown University in Atlanta and today works for Delta Airlines as a service representative. He is married and has two children.