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New Lions Women's Volleyball Head Coach

Calgary AB -  Lions Athletics is pleased to announce that Barry Heidebrecht is taking the reins as the new Head Coach of the Women’s Volleyball team.

OUTDOOR SOCCER CAPTAIN, BETHANY HERMAN, WINS FEMALE MEL SYLVESTER LEADERSHIP AWARD

Calgary AB -  In her 5th and final year, Bethany Herman’s illustrious career was capped off by winning one of Ambrose University’s top athletic awards, the Mel Sylvester Leadership Award. 

WILLOW LEWINGTON WINS SECOND CONSECUTIVE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR AWARD

Calgary AB – For the second consecutive year, Middle Blocker, Willow Lewington, was awarded the Ambrose Athletics Women’s Athlete of the Year.  Leading her team to their 4th consecutive playoff appearance, Willow consistently proved, week after week, her skill on the court and leadership off of it.

MULTI-SPORT ATHLETE, ADRIAN STRANDBERG TAKES HOME MEL SYLVESTER LEADERSHIP AWARD

Calgary AB – Adrian Strandberg is one of the few athletes that has been privileged enough to have the ability to star on two of the Ambrose ACAC teams in the same season. While few have such an opportunity, fewer still are able to provide the leadership and impact he was able to have on both teams.

NHIAL PHILLIP WINS AMBROSE MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR AWARD

Calgary AB – After taking a few years off from Collegiate basketball, 3rd year student-athlete, Nhial Phillip took full advantage of his opportunity on and off the court in his first year at Ambrose.

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Celebrating Ambrose Athletes

While the Ambrose Golden Gala was forced to look a little different this year, taking place entirely online due to COVID-19 and physical distancing guidelines outlined by Alberta Health Services. The 2019-20 seasons were still with filled many team and individual accomplishments, on and off the court that deserves plenty of praise...