Cliffside Park baseball coach Ben Luderer has died, according to a statement posted online on March. 30, 2020.
Cliffside Park baseball coach Ben Luderer, 30, died suddenly from complications related to the coronavirus.
Luderer was the starting catcher for the 2008 Don Bosco Prep baseball team that finished 33-0 and crowned as national champions by multiple news organizations.
Cliffside Park superintendent Michael Romagnino was informing members of the district Monday morning.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.,
In memory of CP Teacher Ben Luderer. Thanks for being a great coach, teacher, friend and always a mentor and role model for your students. https://t.co/8xJKirWHk3
— Cliffside Park School District (@Cliffpkschool) March 30, 2020
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.
The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
Terrible news to report that Cliffside Park baseball coach and former Don Bosco Prep catcher Ben Luderer has passed away from the coronavirus. Our condolences to the entire North Jersey athletics community. pic.twitter.com/S0P8ZkwOgs
— Varsity Aces (@VarsityAces) March 30, 2020
The Ramsey Athletic Department extends our condolences to the Cliffside Park & Don Bosco communities and also the family and friends of baseball coach Ben Luderer. RIP Coach.
— Ramsey Athletics (@Ramseyathletics) March 30, 2020