Former BC football head coach Spencer passes away

Remembering Bridgewater's John Spencer
Published: Jul. 12, 2021 at 10:59 PM EDT
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HARRISONBURG, Va. (WHSV) - Former Bridgewater College football head coach John Spencer has passed away.

According to a press release from Bridgewater College Athletics, Spencer passed away this past weekend at the age of 84.

Spencer served as head coach of the BC football program from 1968-1984 and posted a 56-93-3 overall record at the helm. His 56 victories ranks second all-time in program history and he led Bridgewater to its first ODAC title in 1980.

Spencer also served as a defensive coordinator for the Eagles and coached baseball at BC. For more information on Spencer’s life, click here.

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