Patricia A. Mascia, Connecticut – 2001
Patricia is the retired chairperson of the Southern Connecticut Board of Women Officials and the Director of Girls Sports at Amity Regional District #5, Woodbury, Connecticut. During her career she has coached basketball, field hockey and softball at Amity High School for 17 years. Patricia was the Director of Physical Education and Athletics at St. Mary’s High School in New Haven, CT. for 6 years.
Patricia, a charter member of the Girls’ Housatonic League, holds a national basketball official’s rating. She is the past-chairperson of the Connecticut DGWA. She has also served as chairperson and secretary of the Connecticut AHPERD. During the early years of Title IX, Patricia worked actively in Connecticut and testified for the implementation of Title IX.
Her achievements and accomplishments have been recognized by her peers in Connecticut. She is a member of the Connecticut women’s Basketball Hall of Fame and the New Haven Tip-off Club. She was the first female to serve on the CIAC Official’s Committee. Patricia has also received the Connecticut Coaches’ Committee Award.