Judy Mottola, 2010
SS Seward HS & Minisink HS, Section 9
Judy Mottola has coached her teams to 402 wins over 25 seasons for an 80 percent winning percentage. Coach Mottola has led her teams to 20 Division titles and 7 Sectional titles, advancing to 7 Regional finals and 3 State Final Fours. Her teams were recognized for outstanding sportsmanship on several occasions including the Bertha Caswell Van Zandt Sportsmanship Award presented at the state tournament. Coach Mottola started scholastic and AAU programs in Orange County and ran Special Olympic basketball clinics for disabled individuals as well as clinics for youth. She has received many honors during her distinguished career.