Dave Jones inducted into the 2021 Class of the SEPA Hall of Fame, Jeff Maierhofer honored with the Service to Soccer award. Werner Fricker Jr., recaps the evening.
For our club, being a dedicated part of the whole is not only freeing, but it has allowed continuity to flourish all together as one. There is a beauty in that particular kind of order.
A small but jolly group of our members attended the Enzian Volkstanzgruppe 53rd Stiftungsfest on Saturday, September 11th at the Delaware Saengerbund in Newark, DE.
This shared map was created by Werner Fricker Jr., as a way to mark the areas of Europe where our members and friends hail from. This is a work in progress. Please feel free to reach out to us with any corrections or additions.
by Werner Fricker Jr. The United German Hungarians were founded in Philadelphia in 1910. The Club originally founded as the Banater Männerchor by Germans from the Banat Region grew swiftly and many smaller clubs began to form associations of families from individual towns and villages in Banat. Associations from the Batschka, Srem, and the Carpathian … Continue reading A History of Our People by Werner Fricker Jr.
Many of our members are fathers and sons and have been such over the years. According to our past presidents list in our 100th Anniversary Book, our sixth president was Michael J. Stumpf. He was president from 1934 to 1936. I do not really know much about him, but he was alive when I was a young girl and … Continue reading The Name’s the Same by Emily Fricker
WHERE ARE THEY NOW? Certain phrases are in use in our club community. They seem to always be floating around my head. (I don’t know if that happens to you or if it’s just my strange mind.) For example when I was organizing the pieces of this article together in my head, the phrase that … Continue reading German Hungarians named to Halls of Fame
Soccer is, has been, and always will be a part of my life as it is an integral part of the Club. Just sit back and think of the people that played and trained here on our grounds. Thousands played and trained here, all with a passion for the game. Some were great players, some good … Continue reading The Hallowed Ground We Play on by Werner Fricker Jr.
I have many memories of events and experiences that happened here at the club. One of my buddies always says “… Werner, how the heck can you remember stuff like that?” Anyway, I always remember hearing about the immigrants that came from Europe, including my own Dad and all of my Grandparents. Most came here and to our club … Continue reading A Sportsman Among Us by Werner Fricker Jr.
1993 was a season for the ages for the German Hungarians. While following the progress of the 2008 cup run – Jeff Maierhofer decided it was time to bring the 1993 group back together. Coming off a highly successful but difficult 92 season that ended with an Eastern Final loss to the Hota Bavarians the … Continue reading 1993 Team Reunites for Special Evening by Bill Wilkinson Jr.