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SUNYAC AWARD OF VALOR

The award is given to an individual(s) for their ability to overcome obstacles and serve as an inspiration to others. The recipients used perseverance, dedication and determination to overcome a life-altering event. The inaugural award was given in 2003.

 
Year Received Recipient School
2019

Kyle Richard

Cortland
2018

Brenden Fesinger

Nick Paquette 

Brockport
New Paltz

2017

Alex Rodriguez
Rachael Windhausen

Plattsburgh
Oswego

2016

Geneseo Men's Ice Hockey team

Geneseo Women's Basketball team

Geneseo
2015

Robert J. Rosa

Lea Sobieraski

New Paltz
Geneseo
2014

Josh Best

Fredonia
2013

N/A

 
2012

N/A

 
2011

Michael Connors

Rosie Shrout

Jake Simmons

Oswego

Potsdam

Buffalo State

2010

Dan Brown

Steve Loesch

Ashley Napear

Geneseo

Oneonta

Plattsburgh

2009

50th Anniversary of SUNYAC

N/A 
2008

Michele Carron

Sandra Hollander

Nick Johnson

Lindsay Trifiletti

Robert W. Burke

Brian Mehan

Brockport

Buffalo State

New Paltz

New Paltz

Oswego

Plattsburgh

2007

Todd Sheridan

Jason Januskiewiczy

Brockport

Fredonia

2006

Stephanie Zweig

Plattsburgh
2005

Colleen Bruley

John Salamone

Jeannine Muoio-Salamone

New Paltz

Oswego

Oswego

2004

Kathryn MacCrate

New Paltz
2003

Steve Falcone

Curtis Bachek

Anne Sarkissian

Mike Kelly

Brockport

Buffalo State

Oswego

SUNYIT

The SUNYAC Awards Banquet Dinner takes place in coordination with the Governing Body meetings in May each year.