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Team Staff Announced for 2022 Alberta Challenge

RED DEER - Forty-two team staff have been named to the 2022 Alberta Challenge by Hockey Alberta. 

A director of operations, coach mentor, head coach, two assistant coaches, trainer and coach apprentice were selected for each of the six teams. Volunteers for each team are listed below. 

The event will be held May 4-8 at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre in Red Deer. 

The Alberta Challenge is held alternating years with the Alberta Winter Games. For the Alberta Challenge, the province is divided into North and South regions, with three teams selected from each region to compete in the tournament.

Registration and details regarding regional camps for each event will be released in the new year. Eligible participants for any of these Hockey Alberta programs must be registered with a Hockey Canada/Hockey Alberta program.

SOUTH BLACK
POSITION NAME HOMETOWN
Director of Operations Teri Baumgardt Innisfail
Mentor Jordan Fenton Calgary
Therapist Eryn Tippe Calgary
Head Coach Tara Swanson Edmonton
Assistant Coach Evan Vossen Medicine Hat
Assistant Coach Julia Zygun Edmonton
Apprentice Coach MacKenzie Ebel Airdrie
SOUTH GREEN
POSITION NAME HOMETOWN
Director of Operations Mary Wilson  Olds
Mentor Carla MacLeod Calgary
Therapist Katelyn Ternes Cochrane
Head Coach Hayley Runnalls Edmonton
Assistant Coach Sadie Reid Leduc
Assistant Coach Amanda McLeod Okotoks
Apprentice Coach Mikaela Reay Lethbridge
SOUTH WHITE
POSITION NAME HOMETOWN
Director of Operations Danna Nelson Rumsey
Mentor Ally Bendfeld Innisfail
Therapist Kayla Cordingley Calgary
Head Coach Carly McNaughton Lethbridge
Assistant Coach Taryn Ashdown Calgary
Assistant Coach Kris Schultz Okotoks
Apprentice Coach Dayna Owen Calgary
NORTH Blue
POSITION NAME HOMETOWN
Director of Operations Dana Henfrey Red Deer
Mentor Bryan Toles Edmonton
Therapist Katherine Bernard Yip-Choy Edmonton
Head Coach Jessie Olfert Edmonton
Assistant Coach Brendan Jensen Edmonton
Assistant Coach Katresa Shwetz Waskatenau
Apprentice Coach Jesse Jack Olds
NORTH GREY
POSITION NAME HOMETOWN
Director of Operations Beverly Szott Daysland
Mentor Mike McGinnis Spruce Grove
Therapist Brenna Schuldhaus Edmonton
Head Coach Mandy Layden Drayton Valley
Assistant Coach Stacy Cosgrove Bonanza
Assistant Coach Ariana Kresic Edmonton
Apprentice Coach Hanna Paquette Edmonton
NORTH YELLOW
POSITION NAME HOMETOWN
Director of Operations Denise Broadbent Leduc
Mentor Larry Hofmann Edmonton
Therapist Morgan Mills Foothills
Head Coach Shanya Shwetz Waskatenau
Assistant Coach Isabelle Cropper Edmonton
Assistant Coach Brant Becker Medicine Hat
Apprentice Coach Sage Sansregret Red Deer
Hockey Alberta Staff
POSITION NAME HOMETOWN
Coordinator, Female Hockey Taryn Baumgardt Red Deer
Manager, Female Hockey Kendall Newell Red Deer
Coach Mentor Barry Medori Spruce Grove
Lead Therapist Dave Campbell Grande Prairie

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