Mark Forsyth - Defensive Backs Coach


Coach Forsyth joined the Gryphon coaching staff in the spring of 2017 after nearly 30 years of coaching at McMaster. Mark, who played his collegiate football at Wilfrid Laurier in the late 70's, was a draft pick of the Toronto Argonauts in 1979. After getting his start in coaching at Mount Allison in 1985, he would arrive at McMaster where he would coach from 1989 to 2016. In 1998, Mark was named the recipient of the U SPORTS Gino Fracas Award, which recognizes outstanding career service by a volunteer assistant football coach. He is married to his wife Leslie and has 2 sons.