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Stanley F. Kowalski

Hall of Fame


Inducted 1997


Cortland State University

Kowalski was a three-time All-American midfielder at Cortland State (SUNY Cortland) in 1967, 1968 and 1969. He was selected the Athlete of the Year at Cortland State in 1969. He was a member of the U.S. Men's Team in 1974, and an alternate for the 1978 U.S. Team.

Kowalski was an 11-time USCLA All-Star selection. In 1989, he was inducted to the Long Island Metro Chapter of the Lacrosse Foundation Hall of Fame. He coached at Half Hollow Hills West (N.Y.) High from 1978-1988, and in 1981 he was honored as the Suffolk County Coach of the Year.

A graduate of Mineola High School, Kowalski is a native of Albertson, N.Y. Inducted as a truly great player, Kowalski passed away in June 2016.