Dale William Potter

Biography

Football
Year Inducted: 2000
Date of Birth: November 9th, 1949
Born in: Ottawa, Ontario

Two football championships at Hillcrest High School.  School Male Athlete (1968).  Outstanding career at University of Ottawa playing in College Bowl his first year (1970).  Team captain (1971).  Member of U of O Football Hall of Fame (1994).  Played over 200 games in twelve years in Canadian Football League (Winnipeg 1973; Edmonton 1974-1983; Toronto 1984).  Eight Grey Cup appearances, six Grey Cup wins.  All-Canadian and Western Conference All-Star at Linebacker position (1980).  Outstanding Canadian player Grey Cup game (1980).  Most Valuable Player (Defence) Grey Cup Game (1980).  Currently a public school teacher, Ottawa-Carleton District School Board.  Resident Nepean, Ontario.