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Avery Harrison announced as Lethbridge College Athletics Manager
07/08/2013...2013 - Lethbridge
and Kodiaks Athletics are pleased to announce Avery Harrison
as the new Athletics Manager.
"We're excited to have Avery step into the role of athletics manager and it's a natural fit for him," says Associate Vice President and Registrar, Susie Kennedy.
Harrison came to the college in 2010 as the women's basketball head coach and has been serving as interim athletics manager since February of this year.
rich athletic history includes 19 years in the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference
(ACAC) as a head coach for basketball and nine years as an assistant coach.
He is the only coach in the ACAC to have won the Coach of the Year award with three different schools, Lethbridge College, SAIT and Mount Royal.
has also been named CCAA Canadian Colleges Coach of the year on two occasions.
gives so much to the communities that he
has called home over the years," she
"Whether it's mentoring other coaches or volunteering in the community, he
is willing to get involved and make a difference."
appointment received praise from the province's athletic conference.
"Avery has extensive experience within the conference, having served as the longtime women's basketball coach and assistant athletic director at SAIT and lately in his roles at Lethbridge," says ACAC General Manager Bob Day.
former capacity at SAIT
served the conference well for several years as our basketball convener and ably represented his
was thrilled to take on the new role at Lethbridge College
"I'm looking forward to working with our great Kodiaks teams," he
"There are a lot of talented students coming our way this fall, and so many ways our teams can give back to the community."
Harrison will continue in his position as head coach of the woman's basketball team at the college.
For more information, Harrison
can be reached at: