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 Eddie Burns
Eddie Burns
Hockey, Football

Eddie Burns '46

- A skilled quarterback in football and daring wing in hockey, his promising varsity career was shortened by military service with the United States Marine Corps during World War II.

- Was a member of the 1942 Orange Bowl team as well as the 1942 BC hockey club that captured the AAU National Championship.

- Following graduation, he embarked on a highly-successful secondary school coaching career, leading Arlington (Mass.) High School to numerous state and league championships in both football and hockey.

- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1987.