Kodiaks announce Harker as Men’s Basketball Head Coach

Lethbridge College Kodiaks Athletics is pleased to announce the appointment of Skousan Harker as Men’s Basketball Head Coach for 2011-12.

Skousan, is a Raymond Alberta product with NCAA Division I and international playing and coaching experience. Mr. Harker is also currently the head coach of the professional Edmonton Energy team.

Skousan has matured from his local playing days to becoming a scholar of the game and is in the final stages of completing his Masters of Science degree in Exercise Science with an emphasis on coaching and leadership.  He has also earned his level 3 FIBA coaching award.

Skousan believes that the key to a successful Kodiaks men’s basketball program is having the ability to attract and recruit southern Alberta’s top talent and will begin immediately to do so.  He looks forward to building on the success of 2011 CCAA silver medal Kodiaks team.

Athletics Director, Bill Dean, “is pleased to have Mr. Harker taking the lead for the Kodiaks men’s basketball team and believes his variety of basketball experiences will be an asset in recruiting local area talent.”