The Marist School Athletic Booster Club is pleased to dedicate the 2017 Football Program to the Economos Family in recognition of the dedication they have shown to Marist School and the Marist Athletic program over the years.
Prior to locating to Atlanta, John Economos played and coached football at the University of Minnesota, Duluth. He and his wife, Colleen, came to Atlanta with Anheuser Busch. He established and headed up the Eagle Rock Distributing Company and served as its Chief Executive Officer. John and Colleen are the parents of four Marist alumni: Steve ’97, Nick ’99, Andrew ’00, and Mike ’02. Each of their sons competed in multiple sports while at Marist and competed as well at the college level in their respective sports.
Steve played basketball and baseball at Marist, continued his basketball career at Georgia Tech, and currently serves as CEO of Eagle Rock. Nick played basketball and baseball at Marist and baseball at the College of Charleston. He currently serves as President of Eagle Rock. Andrew played football, basketball, and baseball at Marist. He continued his football career at Georgia Tech, and played seven years in the NFL as a long snapper for Tampa Bay. He is a Team Leader at Eagle Rock. Mike was also a three-sport athlete at Marist. He played baseball at Georgia Southern and is V.P. of Sales for Eagle Rock.