The 22nd annual Fiore Cesare Award and $2,000 dollar Scholarship went to Old Forge senior LB/TE Shane Schuback. Schuback beat out runner-up JC Show from Abington Heights, and teammate Brendan Yescavage. The Fiore Cesare recognizes the best football player in the Lackawanna Football Conference for 2013. Since 1992 winners have included George Howanitz, Jeff Laboranti, Eric Miller, Harry Armstrong, Tom Hughes, Brett Trichilo, Evan Prall and a host of other.
Schuback helped lead the Blue Devils to a District II “A” championship and an appearance in the state championship football game where they lost to North Catholic in overtime 15-14. The Blue Devils finished the season with a (14-2) record.