Melissa Chong receives DWASF award

posted Mon, Apr 25, 2016 by Jon Buzby

Melissa Chong, pictured with her father, Kevin, accepts the DWASF Special Olympics Game Changer Award.

Melissa Chong of the Newark Dragons received the Delaware Women's Alliance for Sport and Fitness Special Olympics Game Changer Award.

The award honors a Delaware active female who is devoted to the efforts of SODE as an athlete, coach or supporter.

Melissa, 27, has competed in numerous sports since she was 8 years old. She was presented her award at the organization's 27th Women in Sports Day, held April 24 at the Modern Maturity Center in Dover.