In 2007 Jordan Blundell coached the then named St. Albert Prospects for one season. Twelve years later Blundell, who already had the role of Assistant General Manager, stepped back behind the bench adding Head Coach to his roles. No matter his role or title, if you spend anytime with Mr. Blundell you will surely hearContinue reading “Checking in with Edmonton Prospects AGM/Head Coach Jordan Blundell”
On Sunday January 17th, the St. Albert Sr B Miners announced that their long time Head Coach Vay Diep has stepped down from his position. Diep’s regular season coaching record with the Sr B Miners was an astounding 139-25-4. His playoff record an equally impressive 50-17. Here’s the official release from the Club: “The MinersContinue reading “Vay Diep Steps Down as St Albert Sr B Miners Head Coach”
Things are looking up for baseball fans in this city. For the first time since 2011, the Capital region will play host to multiple high-level baseball clubs. Dr. Randy Gregg’s Edmonton Riverhawks will join the Edmonton Prospects as the city’s two summer collegiate teams. 2021 will be the 15th season in the Western Canadian BaseballContinue reading “Edmonton, welcome to the West Coast League”
With three more players signed this past week, FC Edmonton is now up to 16 officially signed players. Let’s review last week’s signings per their Twitter announcements: Connor James. 🧤 He's back. 🐇 That's the tweet!#CanPL | @FCEdmontonNow pic.twitter.com/MLLaqjKuUm — OneSoccer (@onesoccer) January 11, 2021 FC Edmonton has re-signed Allan Zebie to a contract forContinue reading “FC Edmonton Roster Update, pondering what’s next?”
As a fan, you probably remember your first live sporting event. As a writer, my first memories of covering a live event happen in 2012 when the Edmonton Prospects moved into John Ducey Park aka Telus Field aka Re/Max Field. The Prospects website has a wonderful “team history tab” detailing their existence beginning in 2005.Continue reading “Going back to 2012, my first ever Edmonton Prospects Game recap”
The simple question in the title has three elements to it. The overlooked element might be the fact not everyone associates “FC” with its traditional meaning of “football club”…and by “football club”, I mean soccer team. So who are the Impact FC UWS? The UWS acronym stands for United Women’s Soccer League. The following isContinue reading “Who are the Impact FC UWS?”
In only their second year of existence, The Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL) was forced into a “bubble scenario”. The league took this opportunity to experiment using the “Elam Ending” to close out games instead of the traditional time clock counting down to zero. Just over five months ago CEBL fans watched Xavier Moon ofContinue reading “Elam Ending: Storybook or Nightmare?”
The “City of Champions” slogan was removed from the “Welcome to Edmonton” signs back in 2015. You can take down the signs but the great City of Edmonton still boasts a current champion in the Edmonton Stingers of the Canadian Elite Basketball League (CEBL). The Stingers Championship win came within the League bubble in St.Continue reading “Interview: Edmonton Stingers President Brett Fraser”
5 days. 5 glorious FC Edmonton player announcements. MONDAY Here's @FCEdmontonNow head coach Alan Koch on signing #CanMNT/#IMFC midfielder Shamit Shome 🎙 | #CanPL pic.twitter.com/H9W6qStIld — OneSoccer (@onesoccer) January 4, 2021 TUESDAY They call him Ramon Soria And he is back 🐇#CanPL | @FCEdmontonNow pic.twitter.com/qnXCx7skC3 — OneSoccer (@onesoccer) January 5, 2021 WEDNESDAY FC Edmonton hasContinue reading “Eddies Roster Update after a busy week of signings”
The new FC Edmonton Coach and Director of Football Operations Alan Koch could be a candidate for the most interesting man in the world. A native of South Africa, Koch’s parents and brother emigrated to Canada first with his arrival coming in July 1996 at Simon Fraser University in British Columbia on a soccer scholarship.Continue reading “Alan Koch, FC Edmonton’s New Coach and Director of Football Operations”
Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again.
Follow My Blog
Get new content delivered directly to your inbox.