Geno to be honored in D.C.
Auriemma will receive the NIAF Special Achievement Award in Sports on October 13, at the Washington Hilton. The black-tie event begins with a 6 p.m. reception followed by dinner and an awards ceremony.
Twelve-time MLB All-Star Mike Piazza, who like Auriemma grew up in Norristown, Pa., will serve as the evening’s master of ceremonies.
Tickets to Saturday’s gala begin at $400 per person. Proceeds benefit NIAF’s educational programs. For tickets or sponsor information, contact Jerry Jones at 202/939-3102 or firstname.lastname@example.org<mailto:email@example.com>, or register online at www.niaf.org/gala<http://www.niaf.org/gala>.
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