|Born:||March 2, 1963|
|Height||6 ft 0 in (183 cm)|
|Weight||200 lb (91 kg)|
|CFL draft||1985 / Round: 6 / Pick: 46|
|Drafted by||Ottawa Rough Riders|
|1985||Ottawa Rough Riders*|
|Career highlights and awards|
|CFL All-Star||1986, 1991|
|CFL East All-Star||1986, 1991|
|Awards||Lew Hayman Trophy (1991)|
Lance Chomyc (born March 2, 1963) is a former placekicker from 1985 to 1993 for the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League. In 1986 and 1991, he was a CFL All-Star. He was most recently an English teacher at Bear Creek Secondary School in Barrie, Ontario until early 2020.
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