NottTerrace/Syracuse basketball star Tom Mossey will be inducted into the Schenectady City School District Athletic Hall of Fame on Monday night, September 21. He was a member of the 1955-56 Nott Terrace basketball team that had a trio of stars (Mossey, Ducky Castelle & Murray Melton). This triumvirate made them, arguably, the best Nott Terrace team of all-time. But from what I’ve been hearing, Frankie DeSarbo, a guard on that squad, was the catalyst, the engine, the guy who made the team go. DeSarbo was also a crunch-time player, the kid you’d want on your side when the going was toughest. Jim Maloney was the other starter and a very solid rebounder. The Blue Devils were 18-1, with their only defeat coming at the hands of Binghamton Central, a team they defeated by a lopsided margin later that season.