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Mike Hoffman wins Joe's Pizzeria pizza-eating contest

From left, Chris Keller, 27, of East Patchogue,

From left, Chris Keller, 27, of East Patchogue, John Franta, 34, of Holbrook, James Farrell, 22, of Holbrook, and Scott Sender, 35, of Holbrook, race for the "Pizza King" title during the fourth annual pizza-eating contest at Joe's Pizzeria in Holbrook. (July 6, 2013) Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

Mike Hoffman, 31, of Farmingdale, is the winner of Joe's Pizzeria's fourth annual pizza-eating competition in Holbrook. Contestants were challenged to eat as much pizza as they could in 10 minutes. Here's a look at some photos from the contest on July 6, 2013.

At the fourth annual pizza-eating contest at Joe's
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

At the fourth annual pizza-eating contest at Joe's Pizzeria in Holbrook, 10 contestants had 10 minutes to eat as many slices as possible. (July 6, 2013)

From left, Chris Keller, 27, of East Patchogue,
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

From left, Chris Keller, 27, of East Patchogue, John Franta, 34, of Holbrook, James Farrell, 22, of Holbrook, and Scott Sender, 35, of Holbrook, race for the "Pizza King" title during the fourth annual pizza-eating contest at Joe's Pizzeria in Holbrook. (July 6, 2013)

Phil Donofrio, manager at Joe's Pizzeria, brings out
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

Phil Donofrio, manager at Joe's Pizzeria, brings out more pies for contestants during the Holbrook restaurant's fourth annual pizza-eating contest. (July 6, 2013)

Mike
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

Mike "The Skinny" Hoffman, 31, of Farmingdale, shovels pizza into his mouth as grease drips down his arm during Joe's Pizzeria's fourth annual pizza-eating contest in Holbrook. He later won the contest. (July 6, 2013)

Sweat accumulates on the forehead of Teddy Cruz,
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

Sweat accumulates on the forehead of Teddy Cruz, 38, of Holbrook, as he shovels pizza into his mouth during Joe's Pizzeria's fourth annual pizza-eating contest in Holbrook. (July 6, 2013)

Teddy Cruz, 38, of Holbrook wipes his brow
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

Teddy Cruz, 38, of Holbrook wipes his brow as he shovels pizza into his mouth during Joe's Pizzeria's fourth annual pizza-eating contest in Holbrook. (July 6, 2013)

Mike
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

Mike "The Skinny" Hoffman, 31, of Farmingdale, is proclaimed the winner of Joe's Pizzeria's fourth annual pizza-eating contest in Holbrook. (July 6, 2013)

Anna Franta, 3, of Holbrook, enjoys a slice
Photo Credit: Danielle Finkelstein

Anna Franta, 3, of Holbrook, enjoys a slice after her dad, John, finished competing in Joe's Pizzeria's fourth annual pizza-eating contest in Holbrook. (July 6, 2013)

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