DAN BOARMAN V70
Coach Boarman enters his 9th year as Head Coach for the Fighting Irish Football Team. Boarman has earned many athletic and coaching honors. He was chosen for the all-city, all-district and all-northeast Ohio football teams in 1969. He attended Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana, on a football scholarship. While he served as defensive coordinator at St. Vincent-St. Mary High School, the school won three state championships. He also coached two state championship baseball teams at STVM. In 1977, he was inducted into the St. Vincent-St. Mary High School Athletic Hall of Fame. In 2001, he was inducted into the Greater Akron Baseball Hall of Fame. Under his direction, Fighting Irish Football has captured State Titles in 2012, 2013 and were State Finalists in 2014. Coach Boarman stated, "Last season we posted a 11-3 Record and grinded our way to the State Semi Final. Last season was special, and that group of kids made it that way. This season our goal remains the same in everything we do: #1 - to play as a family; #2 - to lead each other to become better players, and #3 - ultimately win a state championship." Coach Boarman and his wife Sandra, V70, reside in Akron. They have four children: Daniel, Anne Marie, Marisa and Anthony and eight grandchildren.