Queens man crowned king of San Gennaro zeppole eating contest

Wayne Algenio, 34, of Queens, won the first zeppole eating contest at the San Gennaro Festival in Little Italy on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, by downing 54 zeppoles in six minutes. (Credit: Linda Rosier)

Wayne Algenio, 34, of Queens, won the first zeppole eating contest at the San Gennaro Festival in Little Italy on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, by downing 54 zeppoles in six minutes.
(Credit: Linda Rosier)

Wayne Algenio, 34, of Queens, won the first zeppole eating contest at the San Gennaro Festival in Little Italy on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019, by downing 54 zeppoles in six minutes.

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