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 (1953 – 2011)


SPORT | Basketball

POSITION | Coach, Official, Administrator



Lewis, Dan

Chatham-Kent Secondary School

1986 – OFSAA “AA” fourth place

1991 & 1992 – OFSAA “AA” Gold Medals

Ridgetown District High School

1997 – OFSAA “A” Gold Medal

John McGregor Secondary School

2000 & 2001 – OFSAA “AA” Gold Medals

2002 – OFSAA “AAAA” fourth place

2005 – OFSAA “AA” Bronze Medal

In addition, Dan refereed basketball for 20 years, was an official for track and field championships in Kent, SWOSSA, and OFSAA, and for 6 years was a member of the Basketball Advisory Council for OFSAA. He was a founding member of the CKSS Booster Club which raised hundreds of thousands of dollars to support school sport and improve athletic facilities at the school. Dan also worked with the Chatham Goodfellows Porchlight Campaign for 15 years.

Awards & Recognitions

1997 – received OFSAA Leadership in School Sport Award

2005 – received Pete Beach Award which is the highest honour given by OFSAA – it is given to one teacher or administrator in each regional association who has used school sports to positively influence students

2006 – inducted into the Sarnia Lambton Sports Hall of Fame in the Amateur Athlete Category

Dan retired from teaching in the spring of 2010 and died in 2011 at the age of 58.

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