The Ghanaian who coaches the under 11’s of Columbus crew won the accolade after helping shape the developmental programme of the club, grooming young players into world class footballer.
He has coached at the youth and high school levels including being the Head JV Coach at Reynoldsburg High School.
He enjoys being able to impact the lives of young players and teaching them skills such as sportsmanship, social skills, and soccer skills.
The former Columbus Community State University student expressed his joy at winning the award on twitter.
He posted,” It's a great honor to win coach of the year . I owe everything to the ColumbusCrewSC organization for giving me the opportunity ”
From Sammy Heywood Okine