Episode 086: Garry Van Hereweghe – Legendary AJHL Coach & GM

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Today’s guest is the current coach and GM of the AJHL’sEpisode 086-2
Lloydminster Bobcats. His career in the Alberta Junior Hockey League has been quite incredible, especially if you consider that he never even put on a pair of skates until he was nineteen years old as a member of the Calgary police service.

His coaching career began when his two young boys took up the game. Garry would coach his boys as they progressed up through minor hockey which  led to Garry to an opportunity to serve as an assistant coach with the AJHL’s Olds Grizzlys.

He would eventually make a move to the WHL with the Medicine Hat Tigers and then the Prince Albert Raiders before returning to the Olds Grizzlys as head coach.

Garry would also go on to become the coach and GM of the Okotoks Oilers prior to making his way to Lloydminster with the Bobcats.

Links: Lloydminster Bobcats website

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