Doug McLeod Hockey Obituary, Minnesota Golden Gophers Play-by-play Announcer has died

Doug McLeod Hockey Obituary
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Doug McLeod Death – Minnesota Golden Gophers play-by-play announcer Doug McLeod has sadly passed away. He died leaving those that knew him heartbroken. He was confirmed dead through a Facebook post that reads ”
Minnesota Men’s Hockey @GopherHockey We’re deeply saddened to learn of the passing of longtime voice of #PrideOnIce Doug McLeod. His iconic calls will live on forever. His family and friends are in our thoughts”. The actual cause of his death was not mentioned.

Doug McLeod Career

In 2012, the esteemed hockey broadcasting expert Doug McLeod assumed the role of play-by-play announcer for Gopher hockey at FOX Sports North. With over three decades of broadcasting expertise under his belt, McLeod boasts a rich background that encompasses calling an NCAA national championship, covering numerous Minnesota high school hockey tournaments, and providing commentary for the 1991 Stanley Cup Finals. Impressively, this marks McLeod’s second stint with the Gopher hockey squad, having previously served as the team’s inaugural play-by-play announcer for a commendable 16 years.


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