Joe Larizza


Our Community, Our Culture. Our Club.

 Leading this organization has been both the biggest challenge and most rewarding experience of my professional life.  

I am proud to serve as President of this remarkable club and am confident that we will maintain the proud tradition of our club.

mission & vision.

To enrich our community by participation in its civic, sport, and social life, and by promoting and maintaining Italian traditions and culture within the framework of American institutions, and to bind ourselves in closer solidarity. 

Our Chairman and  President


Rino Altieri

Foundation History


Amadeo Battisti

our leadership team

Italian American Sport Club of Rochester


Claudio Batistti

Rino Altieri

Amadeo Battisti


We sponsor mens and womens soccer teams for all ages, Bocce leagues and tournaments, and a variety of other indoor  activities.

‚Äč I am honored to be part of the long standing tradtions of this club and I am ready to support our President and Board of Directors in any endeavor they undertake.


We hold fundraising events for  Hope Hall, Padre Pio, and other worthwhile events.  In addition, we provide athletic scholarships for our promising men's and women's soccer players.

Vice President

Mary Graupman

  • - 1957 Humble beginnings- Club Incorporates with three founders, Patsy Frank, Tony Pullano and Rudy LePore
  • 1963 - IASC wins the national tournament, defeating all 7 other cities/teams entered..
  • 2005 -Italian American Sports Club of Rochester grows by moving to a 6000 sq ft facility on Buffalo road in Gates
  • - 2008- Club membership increases to over 600 members                   
  • 2015 -Club plans for a  major expansion efforts
  •  2015- Men's Premier league team wins the League and Cup for the 2nd year running.
  • 2016 - New addition completed, along with repaving our parking lot thanks to a generous donation from Frank DiMino
  • 2019 - Club is ready for major changes as we welcome in the new generation of members