Flyers Hire New Head Coach

The Flyers have hired their 5th head coach in franchise history, naming Bruce Cowie to the position after an extensive interviewing process.  More details are to come, but Cowie has experience at all levels including AA, AAA and Jr. B.  Cowie will quickly put his new coaching staff together which will include new and old coaches in the mix.

Training camp begins August 27 @ 7:30 p.m. at the Bob Snodgrass Rec Complex in High River.  Walk ons are welcome.  For more information, contact GM Vince Miller at vmiller@highriverlfyers.com

Head Coach Murray Wegener Retires

After 23 years of coaching at various levels, Head Coach Murray Wegener announced his retirement from the bench, at the regular July Board Meeting.  The Board wishes Murray all the best as he spends more time at home with his family and thank his family for allowing Murray to be part of the Flyers’ program as Head Coach for the past number of years.  Murray will still stay on a Director with the Board.

Resumes for a new head coach are being accepted, with the application deadline at 12 p.m. Noon, Friday July 31, 2015.  All interested coaches can send their resumes to GM Vince Miller at vmiller@highriverflyers.com

Flyers Training Camp Dates Set

Training Camp dates have been set for the Flyers!  They are as follows:

Thursday August 27 – 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Friday August 28 – 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Saturday August 29 – 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Pre-season Exhibition Games are being negotiated with other Jr. B clubs and a home and home series has been tentatively planned for Sept 18 in HR and Sept 20 in Okotoks vs. the Bisons.

2015 Golf Tourney

Golf TourneyThe Flyers 2015 Golf Tourney, newly renamed the “Eli Gosselin Memorial Fundraising Golf Tournament”, was sold out and was a great success.  Thanks again to all of the sponsors and the Highwood Golf & Country Club!

Keep an eye out for next year’s tournament, slated for Friday June 3, 2016.


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