Florida High offensive line coach passes away

Posted at 11:58 AM, Jun 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-29 11:58:08-04

TALLAHASSEE, FL — Florida High assistant coach Ryan Smith passed away over the weekend after complications from cancer. He was 32.

Smith joined the Florida High football staff as the offensive line coach in 2019, helping lead the Seminoles to the Class 3A State Championship game, where they finished Runners-up. He was set to begin his first year as a full time teacher at Florida High this fall.

Smith was a Florida A&M alumni. He leaves behind his wife Darlysa and his son Taylor.

Many in the community remembered Smith fondly at the news of his passing.