Pete Lavorato

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Pete Lavorato
No. 7
Date of birth (1952-08-26) August 26, 1952 (age 64)
Place of birth Edmonton, Alberta
Career information
Status Retired
CFL status National
Position(s) DB
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg)
College Utah State
Career history
As coach
1995 Edmonton Eskimos (DL coach)
As player
19751981 Edmonton Eskimos
19821983 BC Lions
19831984 Montreal Concordes
Career highlights and awards
CFL All-Star 1977
CFL West All-Star 1977

Peter Lavorato (born August 26, 1952 in Edmonton, Alberta) is a former professional Canadian football player who played in the Canadian Football League for ten years. Lavorato played defensive back for the Edmonton Eskimos, BC Lions and Montreal Concordes from 1975 to 1984. He was part of five Grey Cup-winning teams for the Eskimos. Lavorato was an All-Star in 1977. He was a theatre arts major and played college football at Utah State University. He acted in professional theatre during his football career.

Since 2003, Lavorato has coached football and taught English and Drama at Sacred Heart School in Atherton, California.[1] Lavorato previously taught in Alberta and served as the Edmonton Eskimos' Defensive Line Coach in 1995.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b "Football - Varsity". Sacred Heart Schools - Atherton. SHS Atherton. Retrieved 4 October 2011. 
  2. ^ "All-Time Coaches". Edmonton Eskimos. Edmonton Eskimos. Retrieved 4 October 2011.