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Elisa Mitton

Elisa Mitton is the Sports Information Coordinator for Lancers Athletics at the University of Windsor.

Lancers Name Cheng As Basketball Head Coach

(WINDSOR, ON) – The University of Windsor’s Department of Athletics has announced the hiring of Chris Cheng as the new head coach of the Lancer men’s basketball program effective immediately. Cheng becomes just the sixth head coach in the history of the program. For the past five years Cheng has served as the first-ever head coach of […]

Lancers Announce Award Nominees

(WINDSOR, ON) – The University of Windsor Department of Athletics and Recreational Services has announced the major award nominees for the 2018-19 Lancers Evening of Excellence. Winners will be announced at the annual awards banquet, which will take place on Tuesday April 2, at the St Clair Centre for the Arts. The nominees for University of Windsor female rookie of […]

Oliver Moves On From Lancers

(WINDSOR, ON) – The Windsor Lancers have announced that Chris Oliver is stepping down as the head coach of the Lancer men’s basketball team after fourteen seasons with the program. The move is effective immediately. Oliver amassed an impressive record of 211-141 in OUA conference play (186-100 with Windsor) and captured six OUA west division regular season titles, two […]

Vallée Named Head Coach, GM Of Honey Badgers

(WINDSOR, ON) – Chantal Vallée, one of the most accomplished coaches in Canadian university basketball, has been named the first-ever head coach and general manager of the Hamilton Honey Badgers of the Canadian Elite Basketball League. Vallée becomes the first woman in basketball history to be named as both head coach and general manager of […]

Lancers 2018 HoF Inductees Announced

(WINDSOR, ON) – The University of Windsor’s Alumni Association and the Department of Athletics have announced the 2018 inductees into the Alumni Sports Hall of Fame. The ceremony will take place on Sunday, September 30 in the Alumni Auditorium as part of UWindsor’s Alumni Weekend. Star athletes from track and field, basketball, and football highlight […]

Two Firsts For Lancers

(WINDSOR, ON) – The Windsor Lancers have announced the first ever full-time coaching appointments for the men’s hockey and volleyball programs. Hockey head coach Kevin Hamlin has been instated in the full-time position. Widely considered to be among the top collegiate coaches in the country, Hamlin has an outstanding record as a winning coach and […]

Iwanicka To Coach Lady Lancers

(WINDSOR, ON) – Mike Havey, the director of athletics and recreational services at the University of Windsor, has announced the hiring of Deanna Iwanicka as the new head coach of the Windsor Lancers women’s hockey program. The appointment is effective immediately. Widely regarded as one of the top collegiate women’s hockey coaches in Western Canada, […]

Kennedy Commits To Lancers Basketball

(WINDSOR, ON) – Windsor Lancers men’s basketball head coach Chris Oliver has announced the commitment of Thomas Kennedy, one of the most significant local recruits in recent program history. An explosive 6’ 9” forward from Windsor’s St Joseph’s High School and London’s Southwest Academy, Kennedy was one of the most sought-after recruits in the province. […]

Vallée Big On Smith

(WINDSOR, ON) – The Windsor Lancers women’s basketball head coach, Chantal Vallée, has announced the addition of Yasmeen Smith to the Lancers roster for the 2018-19 season. Smith, a 5’ 8” forward from Cambridge, joins the Lancers from Centennial College, where she spent two seasons with the Colts. “She will bring speed, steals, and rebounding to our game,” […]

Alexander Joins Lancers Coaching Staff

(WINDSOR, ON) – The head coach of the Windsor Lancers, Joe D’Amore, has announced the hiring of Jesse Alexander as the team’s new defensive coordinator and linebackers coach. Alexander comes to Windsor with over 10 years of combined coaching experience with the York Lions and Laurier Golden Hawks. He spent the 2017 season with the Lions as their […]