LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
SUNY New Paltz: Al Miller, the first coach the school had in 1961, will be awarded with the 2019 Walt Chyzowych Lifetime Achievement Award at next month’s United States Soccer convention in Chicago. Miller posted a record of 42-10-2 over six seasons, leading the Hawks to the NCAA Atlantic Coast Regional tournament final in 1963 and the championship in 1965.
Miller led Hartwick to NCAA tourney appearances in all six seasons he coached there, compiling a record of 64-12-3. He led the Philadelphia Atoms of the North American Soccer League to the 1973 title. He also coached United States national teams. He was inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame.
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