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ETHAN HICKS – Assistant Coach

Ethan is currently enrolled in the Criminal Justice program at the Medicine Hat College. He has been a sprinter for the past 5 years, running the 100m and 200m sprints with personal bests of 11.24 and 22.45 seconds respectively. He has competed provincially twice, getting 3rd in the 100m and 4th in the 200m last

By | 2019-04-14T01:03:18+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|Categories: Coaches|0 Comments


Samantha began competing in cross-country running and track & field in Junior High School. After winning her very first cross-country race in Grade 7, she continued to finish top 2 in Zones each year thereafter. When training with the MHHS track team she competed in the 1500m, 3000m, triple jump, and 4x400m relay at the

By | 2017-12-20T17:47:31+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Categories: Coaches|0 Comments

Mike Orsini – Assistant Coach

I grew up in Toronto and played many sports with a focus on hockey, soccer and tennis. Over the years, I have had the privilege of coaching all three sports, which I thoroughly enjoyed. As a coach, I was able to positively impact others, helping them develop their skills and abilities not only as athletes

By | 2020-01-08T17:11:56+00:00 September 25th, 2017|Categories: Coaches|0 Comments

MIKE GURSKI – Assistant Coach

Mike is originally from Swift Current, and has been living and going to school in Medicine Hat for the last 3 years. He is in the Education program at the MHC, and plays for the Rattlers Men's soccer team; having played soccer his entire life. He also has a long history of coaching - youth

By | 2017-09-25T00:51:41+00:00 September 24th, 2017|Categories: Coaches|0 Comments


  Cassie graduated in 2018 from Medicine Hat high school and is taking some additional classes while she plans her future. Cassie has been competing in track since grade 7. She’s completed in two provincials while in high school. Cassie is also a nationally ranked wrestler, a tremendous fastball player (and now a coach!) and

By | 2020-01-08T16:58:26+00:00 July 22nd, 2017|Categories: Coaches|0 Comments

AMANDA WEILER – Assistant Coach + Throws Coach

Amanda received an Honours BSc in Neuroscience from the University of Lethbridge and moved to Medicine Hat in 2017. She trained and competed for the U of L Pronghorns track and field team as a hammer and weight thrower for five years. She is a five-time Canada West Championships competitor and five-time Academic All-Canadian Award

By | 2019-04-18T05:15:17+00:00 July 21st, 2017|Categories: Coaches|0 Comments


Meet our MINI PROGRAM Coach - Mashere Gayle    My involvement and love in track and field began as early as kindergarten when I participated in sport day. The love further matured into high school, where I competed in various track and field events locally and internationally. These included the following: 1996- CAC Games Gold

By | 2019-08-06T05:13:12+00:00 July 15th, 2017|Categories: Coaches|0 Comments

BROCK HALE – Jumps Coach

I am born and raised in Medicine Hat and have participated in many athletics in this city. From High School basketball, volleyball, soccer and track, as well as 1 year of basketball at the Medicine Hat College. In High School track and field I competed in the 100m, triple jump and long jump. I competed

By | 2019-04-18T05:11:32+00:00 July 14th, 2017|Categories: Coaches|0 Comments

SCOTT HOWES – Hurdle Coach

*Scott has been coaching with the Panthers on and off since 2009.  Scott grew up in North Battleford, Saskatchewan. After graduating from University of Alberta in 1998 he began teaching. Scott has been teaching at Medicine Hat High School since 2001. Currently, Scott is the International Student Coordinator for the Medicine Hat Public Schools District

By | 2019-04-14T00:56:42+00:00 June 22nd, 2017|Categories: Coaches|0 Comments

DARRYL SMITH – Cross Country Coach + Indoor Coach

My name is Darryl Smith and I have been involved with track and cross country for the past 40 years as an athlete, coach, organiser, dad and administrator. My entire family runs and enjoys the thrill of competition. I have two amazing boys Elias and Gage and an amazing wife Sharleen. Running and competing go

By | 2020-01-08T17:10:48+00:00 June 20th, 2017|Categories: Coaches|0 Comments