RAIDERS COACHES

2017

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Head Coach, Andrew McBride

Head Coach, Andrew McBride earned the title after assisting the Raiders to get to the Minto Cup under coaches Bruce Codd (2011) and Dave Pym (2013).  Recently retired as the long time Captain of the Calgary Roughnecks, Andrew is famous for his passion and leadership on the floor and the bench.

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Dave Fehr, Raiders Owner & President “Andrew is above all a tremendous “Teacher of the Game”, our young players will be the beneficiaries of having Andrew as a full time coach and mentor.”
Additional Lacrosse Roles:

Currently
ALA Technical Director

Previously

NLL Calgary Roughnecks, 13 yrs, Captain
WLA New Westminster Salmonbellies, player

Championships: 
2004 NLL Champion (Calgary Roughnecks) player
2004 Presidents Cup (Coquitlam Adanacs) player
2009 NLL Champion (Calgary Roughnecks) player
2010 Alberta Jr A Champions (Okotoks Raiders) Assistant Coach
2011 Alberta Jr A Champions (Okotoks Raiders) Assistant Coach
2013 Alberta Jr A Champions (Okotoks Raiders) Assistant Coach

Education:

Broadcast Diploma SAIT
B.C.S. University of Calgary communication studies

Work:

Triumph Lacrosse, Owner & Instructor
Right To Play, Athlete Ambassador

Family:                      Dad Gary, Mom Judi

 Andrew McBride, Head Coach & Assistant GM – 403.512.6590 – triumphlax@gmail.com

Associate Head Coach Jesse Fehr

Jesse Fehr played five years as a Raider. He started coaching in 2011 under Bruce Codd and was Alberta Lacrosse’s technical director in 2012. Jesse has extensive experience in field lacrosse, with Harvard, Duke, Team Scotland and LXM Pro.
Andrew McBride, Head Coach & Assistant General Manager  “Jesse has played at the highest level of lacrosse. His communication skills and understanding of our philosophy and systems will benefit the Raiders players immensely.”

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Additional Lacrosse Roles:
Currently
WLA Burnaby Lakers, player
Mustangs Lacrosse, Coach

Previously
NLL, New England Black Wolves, player
Harvard Lacrosse, Visiting Instructor
Team Scotland, player
LXM Pro, player
WLA New Westminster Salmonbellies, player
NLL Edmonton Rush, player
Duke University, player
Harvard College, player
Okotoks Raiders JrA , player

Championships: 
2005 Alberta Jr A Champions (Okotoks Raiders) player,
2010 Alberta Jr A Champions (Okotoks Raiders) Assistant Coach
2011 Alberta Jr A Champions (Okotoks Raiders) Assistant Coach
2013 Alberta Jr A Champions (Okotoks Raiders) Assistant Coach
2014 Ivy League Champions (Harvard) Assistant Coach

Education:                B.A. psychology Harvard
M.M.S. Duke University

Work:                        Mustang Starz coach

Family:                      Dad Dave, Mom Christina

 

Coach Jake Hayes

Jake Hayes played five years as a Raider. This is Jake’s second year coaching the Raiders. 

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Additional Lacrosse Roles:
Currently

Elev8, Coach since 2012

Previously

NLL, Calgary Roughnecks, under contract
Okotoks Raiders Jr A, player
Robert Morris University, player and Senior Captain
Brooklin Redmen Senior A, player

Championships: 
2010 Alberta Jr A Champions (Okotoks Raiders) player
2011 Alberta Jr A Champions (Okotoks Raiders) player

Education:                Central Memorial High School

Work:                        Sales Account Representative

Family:                       Dad Lou, Mom Patsy, Sister

Coach Mitch Banister

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Currently       Mustangs Lacrosse, Coach

Previously       NLL Edmonton Rush, player
NLL Calgary Roughnecks, player
La Roche College, player
Okotoks Raiders Jr A, player

Championships: 
2010 Alberta Jr A Champions (Okotoks Raiders) player
2011 Alberta Jr A Champions (Okotoks Raiders) player
2015  NLL Champion (Edmonton Rush) player

Education:                Central Memorial High School

Work:                          Electrician

Family:                          Dad Brad, Brothers Raymond & Cash, Sister, Mom

Coach Dane Dobbie

Dane Dobbie is a world class lacrosse player and also a Calgary Roughneck. Dane was the offensive coach for the Jr A Adanacs at the 2013 Minto Cup.

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Dave Pym, Raiders General Manager & Coach  “Dane is one of the most gifted offensively minded goal scorers in lacrosse today. In my experience, Dane’s coaching abilities are on a par with the best in the game today.”

Dave Fehr, Raiders Owner & President  “Dane is regarded as one of the most creative and skilled players to ever play the game. He will have instant credibility with our young players who clearly will be the beneficiaries of this addition to our coaching staff.”

Currently
ALA Vice President of Technical Development
NLL Calgary Roughnecks, player NLL 8 years, 2014 NLL top goal scorer (51)

Previously
WLA Coquitlam Adanacs, player
Coquitlam Jr A Adanacs, Assistant Coach
Coquitlam Intermediate “A” Coach

Championships: 
2005 Minto Cup Champion (Burnaby Lakers) player, MVP
2009 NLL Champion (Calgary Roughnecks) player

Work:                         Electrician

Family:                      Wife Caylin

Dave Fehr, Owner, President & General Manager – 403.852.3627dl.fehr@shaw.ca

Okotoks Raiders Club is one of two founding members of the Alberta Jr A lacrosse league

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www.raiderslacrosse.ca