Huskies Athletics News

Posted On Monday, July 19, 2021

July 19, 2021
For immediate release
Fort McMurray, AB
The Keyano College Huskies has welcomed a head coach for Esports for the College’s first ever season of competition.
Keyano is pleased to announce the arrival of Ben Bramly, as new head coach for the Huskies Esports team. This follows the College’s announcement earlier this year, for the new Esports management diploma which would be complemented by a Huskies Esports team.  Keyano is currently...

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Posted On Monday, June 28, 2021

Fort McMurray, AB
The Keyano College Huskies have welcomed their new men’s and women’s soccer coach in time for the 2021 season this fall.
Niels Slotboom, has taken the position after six seasons coaching with Keyano rivals, the Olds College Broncos. The Dutch-native coach has experience as a student athlete himself, representing the Lakeland College Rustlers.
The Athletics department is excited to welcome Niels after the last years’ season was...

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Posted On Friday, June 11, 2021

The Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC) and the Syncrude Sport and Wellness Centre (SSWC) are pleased to act as collaborative partners in introducing the new Wood Buffalo Recreation Support Program (WBRSP) to residents of the region.
“Recreation is a key component for health and well-being, including mental well-being,” said Jodie Mercier, RRC Director of Sport and Recreation. “Particularly during the past year, we saw the vital importance...

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Posted On Friday, May 14, 2021

  Keyano Volleyball proves to be Huskies Strong and gives back to the community 
Members of the Keyano Huskies Men’s and Women’s Volleyball teams rallied around the community by raising money for the Fort McMurray Food Bank after the 2020 flood. 
Following the devastating effects of last year’s river breakup which left all athletic teams without their training facility and many students having to be evacuated from student housing, the...

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Posted On Monday, May 10, 2021

Keyano Huskies men’s basketball head coach Jeremy Wielenga will be joining the Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL) as an assistant coach with the Saskatchewan Rattlers. The upstart league is entering its third season and features professional basketball players from Canada and the United States who have succeeded at the highest level of amateur basketball including starting for major division one teams in the NCAA.
Wielenga received the invite when he was approached...

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