Joseph L. Cipp Jr.
Induction Year: 1996
Joe Cipp Jr. was the first football coach in Bellport football history after founding the program in 1976. He retired with 211 victories, the most by any public school coach in Suffolk County football history.
He captured five Long Island championships.
His sons Joe and Jeff both played at Bellport and at the collegiate level before coaching at their alma mater. The trio have all won Long Island titles as head coaches.
Cipp, a graduate of Sachem High School, is also an inductee of the Sachem Athletic Hall of Fame.