Championship Tradition

Coaches Awards

Through the years, several coaches have won awards at the Canada West and CIS levels. Here's a list of award recipients.

Sport Coach Year Award
Men's Basketball Don Horwood 2013-14 Inducted onto UofA Sports Wall of Fame
2007-08 Given a City of Edmonton Salute to Excellence
2007-08 Canada West Coach of the Year
2003-04 Inducted into Oak Bay Seconday School, Sports Hall of Fame
2001-02 CIS Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
1994-95 Alberta Basketball Provincial Coach of the Year-Men's
1993-94 CIAU Coach of the Year
Alberta Basketball Provincial Coach of the Year
                                      
1986-87 CIAU Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
Men's Football Jerry Friesen 2004-05 CIS Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
2003-04 Norm Kimball Alberta Coach of the Year
Jim Donlevy 1971-72 CIAU Coach of the Year
Men's Hockey Ian Herbers 2012-13 Canada West Coach of the Year
Eric Thurston 2005-06 Canada West Coach of the Year
Rob Daum 2003-04 CIS Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
2002-03 Canada West Coach of the Year
2001-02 Canada West Coach of the Year
2000-01 CIS Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
1998-99 Canada West Coach of the Year
3M Coaching Award
1988-89 SJHL Coach of the Year
1986-87 SJHL Coach of the Year
Bill Moores 1992-93 Canada West Coach of the Year
1990-91 CIAU Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
1989-90 Canada West Coach of the Year
1983-84 CIAU Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
Clare Drake 2006-07 Coaching Association of Canada Geoff Gowan Award
1989 Canadian Sports Hall of Fame
1988-89 Canada West Coach of the Year
1987-88 CIAU Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
1986-87 Canada West Coach of the Year
1984-85 Canada West Coach of the Year
1974-75 CIAU Coach of the Year
Men's Soccer Len Vickery 2016-17 Canada West Coach of the Year
2010-11 Canada West Coach of the Year
2006-07 Canada West Coach of the Year
CIS Coach of the Year
2003-04 Faculty of Phys. Ed. & Rec. Coaching Award
2003-04 co-CW Coach of the Year
1998-99 co-CW Coach of the Year
1994-95 Faculty of Phys. Ed. & Rec. Coaching Award
1993-94 CW Coach of the Year
1988-89 CW Coach of the Year
Men's Volleyball Terry Danyluk 2015-16 Inducted into City of Edmonton Hall of Fame

2008-09 Canada West Coach of the Year
CIS Coach of the Year
2006-07 CIS Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
2005-06 University of Alberta Alumni Award of Excellence
2004-05 Faculty of Phys. Ed. & Rec. Coaching Award
2003-04 CIS Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
Richard Schick 2002-03 CIS Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
Terry Danyluk 1998-99 CIAU Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
1996-97 CIAU Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
Faculty of Phys. Ed. & Rec. Coaching Award
1984-85 Inducted into University of Alberta Sports Wall of Fame
Hugh Hoyles 1979-80 co-CIAU Coach of the Year
Women's Basketball  Scott Edwards
2013-14  Canada West Coach of the Year


2006-07 CIS Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
2005-06 CCAA Women's Basketball Coach of the Year
Trix Baker 1998-99 Canada West Coach of the Year
3M Coach of the Year
Sherry Melney 1985-86 CIAU Coach of the Year
Women's Field Hockey Stef Sloboda 2011-12 Canada West co-Coach of the Year
Carla Somerville 2006-07 Canada West Coach of the Year
CIS Coach of the Year
2005-06 Canada West Coach of the Year
CIS Coach of the Year
2004-05 Canada West Coach of the Year
Dr. Dru Marshall 1996-97 CIAU Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
1994-95 3M Coach of the Year
1992-93 CIAU Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
Women's Hockey Howie Draper 2010-11 Canada West Coach of the Year
2003-04 CIS Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
2002-03 Canada West Coach of the Year
2001-02 CIS Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
2001-02 Canada West Coach of the Year
1999-00 Canada West Coach of the Year
Women's Rugby Matt Parrish 2012-13 Canada West Coach of the Year
2008-09 Canada West Coach of the Year
2007-08 Canada West Coach of the Year
2005-06 Canada West Coach of the Year
Helen Wright 2001-02 Canada West Coach of the Year
2000-01 Canada West Coach of the Year
1999-00 Canada West Coach of the Year
1990 Alberta Rugby Union Coach of the Year
Women's Soccer Liz Jepsen 2010-11 Canada West Coach of the Year
2006-07 Canada West Coach of the Year
CIS Coach of the Year
Kelly Vandergrift 2001-02 Canada West Coach of the Year
Tracy David 1997-98 Canada West Coach of the Year
1995-96 Canada West Coach of the Year
1989-90 CIAU Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
1987-88 Canada West Coach of the Year
Women's Volleyball Laurie Eisler 2016-17 Canada West Coach of the Year
    2016-17  Inducted into City of Edmonton Sports Wall of Fame
    2008-09 Canada West Coach of the Year
2003-04 CIS Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
Inducted into Alberta Volleyball Hall of Fame
2002-03 CIS Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
Inducted into Alberta Sports Hall of Fame
Dr. Lorne Swula 1999-00 CIAU Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
Laurie Eisler 1997-98 3M Coach of the Year
1995-96 Canada West Coach of the Year
1994-95 CIAU Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
Suzi Smith 1987-88 CIAU Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year
Swimming Bill Humby 2003-04 Coaching Association of Canada "Coaching Excellence" Award
Sam Montgomery 1995 Swimming Canada’s “President’s Award” 
John Vadeika & Marc Tremblay 2001-02 CIS Men's Swimming Coach of the Year
Deb Sigaty 1995-96 CIS Men's Swimming Coach of the Year
Dave Johnsaon 1989-90 CIS Women's Swimming Coach of the Year
1988-89 CIS Women's Swimming Coach of the Year
 Track & Field  Wes Moerman 2016-17 Canada West Female Team Coach of the Year
    2015-16  Canada West Female Team Coach of the Year
Track & Field Georgette Reed 2005-06 Canada West Men's Coach of the Year
Marek Glowacki 2000-01 CIS Men's Coach of the Year
1992-93 CIAU Men'sCoach of the Year

     
Wrestling Owen Dawkins 2016-17 Canada West Men's Coach of the Year


2013-14 Canada West Coach of the Year


2012-13 CIS Men's Coach of the Year
Canada West Women's Coach of the Year
Canada West Men's Coach of the Year
2010-11 Canada West Women's Coach of the Year
2001-02 Canada West Women's Coach of the Year
Vang Iaonnides 2000-01 CIS Men's Coach of the Year
John Barry 1976-77 CIAU Men's Coach of the Year
Cross Country Glen Playfair 2004-05 Canada West Men's Coach of the Year
2003-04 Canada West Men's Coach of the Year
Jim Haddow 1980-81 CIAU Men's Team Coach of the Year

Canada West Coach of the Year
Canada West Coach of the Year