On October 15th, Amity High School Baseball Coach Sal Coppola was inducted into the Southern Connecticut Diamond Club’s Hall Of Fame at the Club’s annual dinner at Monticello’s Restaurant in Meriden, CT. Coach Coppola was honored for his outstanding baseball accomplishments and contributions in the Southern Connecticut area both as a standout player at Hamden High School and Southern Connecticut State University (SCSU) and as the legendary coach of the Amity High School Spartans. Coach Coppola’s 17 year coaching career at Amity is highlighted by 5 CT State Class LL Baseball Championships including winning the last 3 consecutive titles and becoming the first coach in CT State history to do so at the class LL level.
Coach Coppola had his family members in attendance as well as current and past players and parents. Pictured here, coach Coppola is flanked from left to right by former pitcher Max Ritchie, current players Chris Winkel (Capt.), Brian Ronai (Capt.) Eli Oliphant (Capt.) and Max Scheps