Klaas Post (CAN)
|Date of birth:||1946-12-28|
|Date of death:||2018-01-05|
|School(s):||University of Guelph and University of Saskatchewan|
Klaas Post... soccer family (son Jeffrey)... he was 21 years old when he emigrated from Netherlands to Canada in 1968... moved to Calgary in 1975 and then to Saskatoon in 1977... married his wife Joanne on 29 December 1982 (they raised children Jeffrey and Michelle)... he was 71 years old when he passed away in British Columbia on 5 January 2018 after suffering from cancer... earned a master’s degree at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine... was professor emeritus in Veterinary Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan...
played in the 1982 Canadian national championship with Saskatoon United, but lost 0:4 to Victoria West in the Challenge Trophy final in Saskatoon, SK...
served as President of the Saskatchewan Soccer Association (1980 while Doug Knott was on leave)... served as Vice-President of the Saskatchewan Soccer Association (1985 and 1986)... again served as President of the Saskatchewan Soccer Association (1988 and 1989)...
|2011||Life Member||Saskatchewan Soccer Life Member|
|2010||Honoured Member (Builder - Soccer)||Saskatoon Sports Hall of Fame|
|2005||Recipient||Canada Soccer Award of Merit|
|1999||Winner||Saskatchewan Soccer Youth Coach of the Year|
|1993||Recipient||Saskatchewan Soccer David Newsham Outstanding Volunteer Award|