The Ontario Under 17/16 Program Policy Committee announced today the appointment of current Huron Perth Lakers AAA Minor Midget Head Coach David Schlitt as Assistant Coach of 2015 Team Ontario that will participate in the 2015 Canada Winter Games taking place February 13-March 1, 2015 in Prince George, BC.
Schlitt will be joined by the Team's Head Coach Drew Bannister and Assistant Coach Cyril Bollers.
Congratulations and best of luck Coach Schlitt!
for the official Press Release.
About the Canada Winter Games:
From February 13 - March 1, 2015, Prince George and Northern British Columbia will play host to 2,350 athletes, 950 coaches and officials, up to 4,500 volunteers, hundreds of media and thousands of visitors.
This event will be the largest multi-sporting and cultural event to ever be held in Prince George and northern British Columbia and is forecasted to generate an economic impact of $70 - $90 million while building champions and inspiring dreams amongst Canadian youth.
Prince George is the first city in British Columbia to host a winter edition of the Canada Games and together with our Official Host First Nation, the Lheidli T'enneh, we can’t wait to extend a heartfelt welcome to the athletes from over 800 communities who will be joining us for the 2015 Canada Winter Games.