Drew Boyer

Instructor

Vimy

staff_missingHe joins the baseball academy from Leduc after serving as Technical Director for Leduc Baseball Association. During the 2015 season, Boyer was at the helm of the Fort McMurray Oil Giants Midget AAA program. There he restarted a baseball program that had been dormant for several years, guiding the Oil Giants to their best season ever while recording the most wins in a season in team history. Prior to his tenure in Fort McMurray, he served for one season as pitching/third-base coach for the Red Deer Braves in 2014, leading them to a Midget AAA Tier II provincial gold medal. From 2008 – 2013, Boyer served as an assistant coach with the Edmonton Cardinals Midget AAA program for six seasons. While with the Cardinals, he helped lead them to back-to-back Midget AAA provincial gold medals along with national championship births in 2009 and 2010. Boyer also served as pitching coach for Team Alberta U16 at the annual Prospects Series in 2013 and 2014. During his own playing career, Boyer pitched collegiately at North Iowa Area Community College (NJCAA) before transferring to Wingate University (NCAA). While at Wingate, he was part of a Bulldogs’ squad that won back-to-back South Atlantic Conference championships in 2010 and 2011. As a senior, he immerged as Wingate’s top reliever posting a 2.29 ERA in 23 appearances out of the Bulldogs’ bullpen. Since 2006, Boyer has represented Alberta (as either coach or player) at seven national championships.