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Bobby Smith (CAN)

Birthplace: Vancouver, BC, CAN
Raised: Vancouver, BC, CAN
Height: 183 cm
Team Honours: 3x Pacific Coast League winner (1959-60, 1968-69, 1969-70), 2x Pacific Coast International Championship (1966, 1967)
Profile Text Last Updated 2018-08-06
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Robert Smith... soccer family (father Hap)... 
 
a three-time Pacific Coast League winner (1959-60, 1968-69, 1969-70)... a two-time Pacific Coast International Championship for the J.F. Kennedy Trophy (1966, 1967)... a four-time all-star selection over a seven-year span from 1961 to 1967... he retired as the Pacific Coast League’s all-time scoring leader (160 goals from 1958 to 1972)... he led the Pacific Coast League in scoring three times and was the league’s top scorer in the 1960s with 132 goals scored... he was North Shore FC’s top goalscorer in three successive seasons from 1959-60 to 1961-62...  he was Vancouver Columbus FC’s top goalscorer in the Pacific Coast League (88 goals from 1962-63 to 1969-70)... 
 
as noted in a 1967 all-star program, he was a player who “packs one of the hardest and deadliest shots in (the Pacific Coast League)”... wrote Jeff Cross in 1968, even his critics admit one thing - Smith knows where the opposing goal is”... 
 
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Year Prize Honour
1967-68 Winner / Gagnant Top Scorer of the Pacific Coast League
1964-65 Winner / Gagnant Top Scorer of the Pacific Coast League
1959-60 Winner / Gagnant Top Scorer of the Pacific Coast League

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