Tony Degans



Tony_Degans_Vimy_LacrosseTony Daniel Degans
Birthday : Dec, 25th 1987 Prince George BC

Graduated: U of A 2015
Bachelor of Kinesiology
Major: Coaching

Coaching Certifications :
-Competition Development Men’s Box Lacrosse
-Competition Introduction Men’s Field Lacrosse

Playing Experience :
-Prince George Jr B Posse 2004 -2007
-Prince George Devils Senior C 2004 – 2012
-UofA Field Lacrosse Club 2012-2015

Coaching Experience:
-Prince George Minor Box Lacrosse Bantam, Midget 2007 – 2011 Head Coach, Assistant Coach
-Prince George Jr B Posse 2008, 2009 Assistant Coach
-Prince George Devils Senior C 2008,2009 Assistant Coach (2008 Provincial Champion)
-Prince George Field Lacrosse 2010,2011
-Sherwood Park Titans Jr B Head Coach 2013
-Sherwood Park Titans Jr A Assistant Coach 2013,2014
-Vimy Ridge Academy 2014 – Present
(2015 U15, 2016 JV Best of the West Champions, Las Vegas)

Mr. Degans graduated from the University of Alberta in 2015 with his Bachelor of Kinesiology and majoring in Coaching. His Playing and Coaching has been a great opportunity for Mr deGans, He wishes to give back to the sport any way he can. Mr. de Gans has been with Vimy Lacrosse for the past 3 years mentoring under Coach Paul Rai, and Coach Jimmy Quinlan in both Box and Field Lacrosse. Mr de Gans has continued to strive to achieve the highest coaching certifications applied in lacrosse with competition development. Coach Tony has continued to enhance the Lacrosse program with his additions to AAD with the newly formed Donnan Lacrosse program over at Donnan Elementary. Mr deGans also assist coaching with the Grade 7/8/9 teams at Vimy. Mr Degans started the Harvest Lacrosse League in Edmonton to give local High School, Junior and Senior players a chance to play at home. Coach Tony is always encouraging the student athletes to be an ambassador of not only Vimy/Donnan but to ensure they learn to have fun and work hard to accomplish their goals in life. Final words LIVE.LOVE.LAX