Selection Announcements

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Archery NT

Coaches: Cynthia White (Head Coach) and Scott McQueen (Manager)
Athlete Selections: Will take place at the NWT 3D Archery Championships - Spring 2020 (exact date TBD)
TSO contact: Carson Roche (


Athletics NWT

Coaches: Harry Cassie, Madison Hurst, Kenzie MacDonald
Athlete Selections: Still accepting expressions of interest - send an e-mail to Athlete selection will take place at the NWT Track and Field Championships in Hay River, June 3-5, 2020.
TSO Contact: Harry Cassie

Basketball NWT

U16 Female team: Scott Green
U16 Male Team: Head Coach: Nick Diem; Assistant Coach: John Roche; Manager: Matt Craig
Athlete Selections: Male & Female- April 3-5, 2020 at St Pat's High School, Yellowknife. Click to fill out the online NAIG 2020 Player Registration Form.
TSO Contact: Cole Marshall (

NWT Kayak Association

Coaches: Call for Coaches: Head coach and Assistant Coach(es). Deadline to apply is February 2, 2020 at 12:00 midnight.

Athlete Selections: Call for athletes: Deadline to apply is April 4th, 2020 at 12 noon.

TSO Contact: Shona Barbour (

NWT Soccer

16U Female team- Head Coach: Jacqueline Thompson; Assistant Coach: Delanie Vail; Manager: Dixie Jenny Thompson
16U Male teamHead Coach: Tonya Huck; Assistant Coach: Thomas Laboucan-Avirom; Manager: RJ Qaqqasiq-Wells
Athlete Selections: Final Selection Camps - January 18-20, 2020 (Female in Fort Simpson, Male** in Yellowknife)
*Must have attended one of the Regional Futsal Camps in September/October 2019 to be invited to final selection camp*
TSO Contact: Rami Ayache (

** UPDATE - The male team did not have enough players attend the regional selection camps to fulfill a full competitive team and will therefore be allowing new players to attend the Final Selection camp in February. **

Male team selection camp: February 7-9, 2020 - Yellowknife, NT (click here to register)

NWT Swimming

Coaches: Female- Jane Mooney; Male- Vincent Brown
Manager: Lori Rutherford-Simon
Athlete Selections: Shona Barbour (
TSO Contact:

Volleyball NT

Female- Head Coach: Twyla Amos; Assistant Coach: Dave Heron
MaleHead Coach: Brandon Thompson; Assistant Coach: Rebecca Plotner
Athlete Selections: (TBD)
TSO Contact:

NWT Swimming

Coaches: Don Reid
Athlete Selections: Occurred in conjunction with AWG trials. 
TSO Contact: Spider Jones (




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