Diminuco is named head football coach at Pembroke High

By Mike Wertman, Sports Writer Posted 5 June 2014 at 12:00 am

Contributed Photo – Dick Diminuco

After a year of coaching in the collegiate ranks, Dick Diminuco is returning to the high school level as head football coach at Pembroke High.

Dimincuo, who served as the quarterbacks coach at SUNY Brockport last year previously coached for four years at Alden and before that for 30 years at Albion. He led Alden to three sectional tiles and Albion to a dozen division titles and four sectional championships.

“I love coaching. I have a passion for it and I’m excited to get back to the high school level,” said Diminuco who has been serving as a consultant at Pembroke working with the athletic department. “We have a lot of work to do. It will be a challenge but I’m excited about it.”

The appointment was approved by the Pembroke Board of Education at its recent meeting.