The Austin soccer world was saddened today with news of the passing of longtime local coach Murray Hanson. Originally from Canada, Hanson initially came to Austin as part of the Coerver Coaching program’s work with the Round Rock Crossfire. He was a long time staff member of the Lonestar Soccer Club, and was also involved with Cen-Tex Soccer training.
Hanson is believed to have passed away from complications of a long-standing heart condition. Arrangements are pending.