Medina’s Coby Albone wins Major of the Year award at Brockport State

Staff Reports Posted 23 April 2020 at 8:54 pm

Provided photo: Kaitlyn Ziemba and Coby Albone were recently honored by Brockport State College.

BROCKPORT – The College of Brockport has recently selected Kaitlyn Ziemba of West Seneca and Coby Albone of Medina as the 2020 recipients of Major of the Year Award for the department of Kinesiology, Sport Studies, & Physical Education.

Albone, a junior at SUNY Brockport, was one out of the many students eligible for the Major of the Year Award. With his time at Brockport, Coby has been able to find success in holding leadership positions at the state level, as well as at the collegiate level. He has been a part of numerous community involvement, teaching, and coaching experiences, along with striving in the classroom.

With this nomination, Albone has been placed into a pool for the Jay B. Nash Outstanding Major Award of New York State Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (NYS AHPERD).

The Jay B. Nash Outstanding Major Award is given to two undergraduate students for their outstanding performance and extensive preparation for the profession in the areas of health education, physical education, exercise science, recreation, or dance education. This award is the most pristine award that a student can receive at the state level from the NYS AHPERD.

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