LaBella is starting his 12th season on the Blue Devil coaching staff in 2011. He will work closely with the infielders and all hitters. LaBella brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the staff. He has coached at various levels throughout his career, including coaching several Middletown American Legion State Championship teams.He has also coached at the University of Hartford. LaBella is a graduate of Saint Michael's College. He resides in Middletown with his wife, Susan, and two children, Kate and Luke.