Francis Moore (ice hockey)

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Olympic medal record
Men's Ice hockey
Silver medal – second place 1936 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Team Competition

Francis William "Dinty" Moore (October 29, 1900 – January 21, 1976) was a Canadian goaltender who competed in ice hockey at the 1936 Winter Olympics. He was born in Port Colborne, Ontario and died in Morgan's Point, Ontario.

Moore was a member of the 1936 Port Arthur Bearcats, which won the silver medal for Canada at the 1936 Winter Olympics.[1] Following the Olympics, he played one season in the OHA Senior A League with the Toronto Goodyears.

Moore was president of the Ontario Hockey Association from 1942 through 1945.[2] He was made a lifetime member of the Ontario Hockey Association in 1962.[3]

Since 1976, the F. W. "Dinty" Moore Trophy has been given annually to the Ontario Hockey League rookie goaltender with the best regular season goals against average.[4]

In 1987, Moore was inducted into the Northwestern Ontario Sports Hall of Fame as a member of the 1936 Olympic team.

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  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-11-03. Retrieved 2010-09-22. 
  2. ^ Young, Scott (1989). 100 Years of Dropping the Puck. Toronto, Ontario: McClelland & Stewart Inc. pp. 194–200. ISBN 0-7710-9093-5. 
  3. ^ "OHA Life Members". Ontario Hockey Association. Retrieved 2017-12-25. 
  4. ^ "OHL Awards". Ontario Hockey League. Canadian Hockey League. Retrieved 2017-12-24. 

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