Hey gang –
Just received an e-mail from U.S. Lacrosse with the news that Palisades resident Chuck Cohen is one of seven national youth excellence awards winners. They will be honored at the eighth annual U.S. Lacrosse Youth Council Awards Breakfast on Jan. 17 at the U.S. Lacrosse National Convention in Baltimore.
Cohen was named recipient of the outstanding contribution the game award.
A college and high school official, Cohen also is Hudson Valley Empire State Games coordinator. He founded by the Sound Shore Summer and Winter Leagues and the Orangetown and Hudson Valley Youth League programs. He was the president of the Hudson Valley chapter of U.S. Lacrosse from 1998-2004.