ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 SPORTS) - Local coaching legend Bill Limoncelli joins a star lineup at the second annual Twin Tiers Sports Awards.
Limoncelli, a fixture on the sidelines for several area teams, joins Navy men's lacrosse coach Rick Sowell and Olympic basketball player, Stef Collins, at the Corning high school auditorium on Tuesday, June 26th. The night begins at 6 pm with each guest providing motivational speeches followed by the local awards portion dedicated to the best of the year in sports.
Coach Limoncelli was a manger of the Elmira Pioneers during the Boston Red Sox affiliation era, and was an assistant coach for the future all-star players Wade Boggs and Curt Schilling. Additionally, Limoncelli coached high school basketball at EFA and Elmira Southside, becoming the first coach in local history to win 100 games at each school.
Limoncelli has also coached in the college ranks in the Twin Tiers. His message will be an exciting part of the second Twin Tiers Sports Awards, a night dedicated to local sports. Full ticket information and award nominees will be released in the coming weeks.