40th Annual Induction & Awards Gala
The National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame is proud to announce inductees and honorees for the 40th Annual Induction & Awards Gala to take place at a dinner on Saturday, November 18, at the Westin Chicago River North. The program will be emceed by 2016 Baseball Hall of Famer Mike Piazza and New York Mets Radio Announcer Wayne Randazzo. The NIASHF Class of 2017 inductees include John Carpino, Mike Adamle, Barry Zito, Doug Bruno, Mike Manganello & the Acerra Brothers. Vincent Viola will be honored as the 2017 Sportsman of the Year and Rick Porcello will receive the Athlete of the Year award.