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Football BC mourns loss of Dan Doyle

Posted on 2015-02-27 17:32:56

Football BC would like to express our condolences to the family and friends of Dan Doyle.

Our organization learned of Dan's passing on Friday.

Dan played a significant role in the growth of high school sports in British Columbia, specifically football. He helped established the BC High School Athletic Association, as well as the high school program at then-Como Lake in the 1950's before establishing the program at Centennial in the 1960's.

He had been actively involved with the BC High School Football up to the time of his passing serving most recently as a Board Advisor.

Dan was inducted into the Coquitlam Sports Hall of Fame in 2010, and was honoured with a pioneer award at the 2009 Orange Helmet Awards.

Funeral details will be available shortly.