2017 News Archive
December 15, 2017
The ASAA is inviting applications for the position of Administrative Assistant. This is a full-time position, renewable annually. For more information on this position and on how to apply, see the attached job description.
December 14, 2017
On Thursday, November 24th, 2017, the Alberta Schools’ Athletic Association celebrated the achievements of outstanding individuals across the province for their contributions to high school athletics, and a school for their involvement in Special Olympics Unified Sports.
December 11, 2017
The ASAA office will be closed from December 21, 2017 - January 2, 2018 inclusive. The office will re-open on January 3, 2018.
Enjoy your holiday break!
November 27, 2017Congratulations to all teams that participated in Volleyball Provincials this past weekend. Notably the champions in each classification.
1A Boys: Central Alberta Christian High School, Lacombe1A Girls: Eaglesham School,2A Boys:...
November 27, 2017Congratulations to all teams that participated in the 2017 Alberta Bowl! Here is a summary of the game results:
Friday, November 24, 2017
6-Man Provincial Final
Rimbey Spartans vs. Breton Cougars
Friday, November 24...
November 20, 2017
The ASAA Provincial Football Finals are happening this weekend! Join us in Lacombe on November 24 & 25 for the 2017 Alberta Bowl! Click on the schedule to view the playoff results including the participating teams, game times, locations and scores....
November 19, 2017
Final Ranking for 4A Volleyball Provincials is as Follows:
1 Harry Ainlay 2 Jasper Place 3 Western Canada...
October 23, 2017
Congratulations to ASAA Cross Country Champions!
1A - Breton, North Central
2A - Strathcona-Tweedsmuir, South Central
3A - Lethbridge Collegiate Institute, South
4A - William Aberhart, Calgary
October 3, 2017
(Ottawa, Ontario - September 26, 2017) - The True Sport Foundation and the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES), in cooperation with School Sport Canada, have published a new resource for educating students at the secondary (high school) level. The resource, titled Make the Call, includes...
September 27, 2017
Did you know that this week, staff and board members from every Provincial/Territorial School Sport Association is meeting in Whistler, BC for the School Sport Canada Annual General Meeting?
Follow along what’s happening around the country at...
September 8, 2017
September 1, 2017
August 16, 2017
September 23-30, 2017
The ASAA encourages all schools to thank the coaches in their community for the tremendous work that they do for your school by simply saying #ThanksCoach. With events held across the country to celebrate coaching, National Coaches...
June 21, 2017
Click on the PDF below to view the ASAA Summer 2017 Newsletter!
May 19, 2017
The following Notices of Motion were discussed and voted on at the ASAA Annual General Meeting on May 11-12, 2017 in Leduc.
Below are 2 documents with the Notices of Motion and the results of the votes.
May 16, 2017To read the opening, click the full screen button at the bottom right corner of the document....
May 16, 2017
The CIAAA is seeking a Program Manager. Located in Edmonton, and reporting to the National President and the Executive Director of the Alberta Schools’ Athletic Association, and taking direction from the CIAAA Board of Directors, the Program Manager will be responsible for the CIAAA’s day...
April 19, 2017
The following Notices of Motion will be heard, discussed and voted on at the ASAA Annual General Meeting on May 11-12 in Leduc.
Below are 2 documents with the Notices of Motion.
April 11, 2017
Two tournaments, ten schools, and more than 100 participants. Unified Bean Bag Toss set records for Unified Sports in Alberta!
Bert Church High School in Airdrie was the first school in Alberta to host a Unified Sports event, a Unified Bean Bag Toss tournament on March 16th. Several...
April 10, 2017
Athletics Canada & School Sport Canada Partner to improve High School Track in Canada
Athletics Canada understands the importance of introducing and keeping involved in athletics. As a result, the Athletics Canada Foundation is pleased...
April 9, 2017
The University of Alberta has finalized the presenters for The Sport Conference. It will be held May 31-June 4, 2017 in Edmonton.
This is a great opportunity for coaches, athletes, parents and sports administrators, or if you are just interested in sport.
Click here for...
March 21, 2017
Click on the PDF below to view the ASAA Spring 2017 Newsletter!
March 20, 2017
This is just a reminder that the deadline for submitting Notices of Motion that are to be heard at this year’s AGM is coming up on April 1st.
If you wish to submit any notices of motion, please do so via the online submission form...
March 16, 20171A, 2A, 3A and 4A All go this weekend
More than a thousand players from 104 teams will compete for 24 medals at 8 championships on 15 courts in nine cities and towns over three days.
Welcome to March Madness, Alberta style.
This weekend marks the...
March 16, 2017(originally posted at http://basketballalberta.goalline.ca/news.php?news_id=1479168)
1A, 2A, 3A and 4A All go this weekend
More than a thousand players from 104 teams will...
February 20, 2017
The ASAA would like to congratulate all of the inductees into the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame & Museum this year. There are countless athletic opportunities that would not be available today without these spirited teams and individuals leading the charge for improved...
February 6, 2017
Organized by members of the Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, the purpose of The Sport Conference is to provide an affordable opportunity for coaches, athletes, parents, and sport administrators to exchange ideas with University of Alberta academics, coaches and graduate students in...
February 3, 2017
The second year of Unified Basketball starts on March 20th and ends with two Unified Basketball tournaments:
Date: Friday, May 26
Time: 10:00 am to 2:30 pm
Location: Jack Simpson Gym, U of C
February 2, 2017
70% of kids drop out of sports before high school. Want to keep your kids in sports? Start during the ride home. How we talk to our kids about sports is how we keep our kids in sports.
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January 24, 2017“The ideals of good sportsmanship, ethical behaviour and integrity should permeate all interscholastic athletics in our communities. In perception and practice, good sportsmanship shall be defined as those qualities of behaviour which are characterized by generosity and...
January 17, 2017
Click on the PDF below to view the ASAA December 2016 Newsletter!
January 12, 2017
The issue of whether high school student-athletes should specialize in one sport or play multiple sports continues to be debated across the country. How prevalent is the practice of specialization and what are the potential drawbacks for individuals who focus on a single sport? Read the full...