Dave Boan – Sport Development
Dave Boan began playing water polo in 1970 with participation in the Regina High School League from 1970-1973. He participated with Team Sask. as a ï¬eld player as well as goalie from 1972-1988 on the U18 (Junior Team) and the U22 (Senior Team), as well as the Masterâs Team during that time.
Dave âs involvement as a coach began in 1974; coaching an assortment of different high school teams (Leboldus, Sheldon Williams, Luther, and again Sheldon) as well as Provincial Teams U14, U16, U18, and U22). Daveâs NCCP level of coaching accreditation is currently at a Level Three and he continues to work toward a higher level.
In 1983, Water Polo Sask. nominated Dave to receive a Sask. Sport Award in recognition of his volunteer contributions as a builder in the sport of water polo. Also, in that same year, Dave took a U16 Boys team to the newly developed National Championship; attaining a Bronze Medal performance.
Dave is married, has three children, one of which competes at an International Level of water polo with Team Canada.
Following a career as an educator, Dave returned to the sport of his passion and continues to coach with Team Sask.