4th Annual Meatball Eating Competition kicks off at San Gennaro

LITTLE ITALY, Manhattan (WABC) -- It was a contest where everyone came hungry for a win - the 4th Annual Meatball Eating Competition at San Gennaro.

All of the participants had a ball - and then some.

The contestants appeared to leave room for everything but utensils as they shoved the food into their faces.

The winner was Scott Hersh of New Jersey. He devoured 34 meatballs in six minutes.

----------
* More Manhattan news
* Send us a news tip
* Download the abc7NY app for breaking news alerts
* Follow us on YouTube
Copyright © 2019 WABC-TV. All Rights Reserved.