Dale C. Farmer, Sr.

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Dale was a member of the Bicentennial Sports Month Committee that made the creation of the Delaware Sports Hall of Fame its number one project. He developed the format for scheduling tournaments
and other DSSAA events,and served on the NFSHA Competition,, Appeals, National High School Sports Record, and Football rules committees. Farmer coached the Smyrna High School football team to a
41-20-3 record, winning two conference championships.  He served as head coach in the 1967 Blue-Gold All Star game. He never had a losing season; Dale was selected the 1969 Henlopen Conference
“Coach of the Year”. He coached basketball (34-18), football (8-16), and baseball (26-14) at Lord Baltimoe High School from 1960 to 1963.

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