Women’s Basketball

Men’s Basketball

Cross Country

Indoor Track

Game Day

All St. Mary’s Lightning Home Games are played
at Glenmore Christian Academy
16520 24 St SW, Calgary, AB

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Sport and Wellness Department Staff

Nathan Ruff
Director, Athletics & Recreation
Office: C124A
(403) 254-3770

Rhonda Thiessen
Fitness Manager
Fitness Centre
(403) 254-3141

Randi Palyga
Athletics and Fitness Coordinator
Fitness Centre
(403) 254-3141

Coaching Staff

Cross Country Running Head Coach:
Donna Dixon
Office: C124A
(403) 816-0683

Lightning Women’s Basketball Head Coach:
Steve Shoults
Office: C124A
(403) 998-3152

Lightning Men’s Basketball Head Coach:
Nathan Ruff
Office: C124A
(403) 254-3770

Athletics News

Lightning Athletics: Medicine Hat XC Grand Prix #1 Recap

Lightning Cross Country was back on the course for the 2022-23 season On Saturday, September 10. Eight members of our Cross Country Running Team travelled [...]

September 14th, 2022|

Alumni Spotlight: MJ Ritchie and Candice Parish

For StMU alumni Mary-Jean (MJ) Ritchie and Candice Parish, St. Mary’s University holds a special place in their hearts as the place that brought them [...]

June 29th, 2022|

Alumni Spotlight: Randi Palyga

They say that all roads lead home, and for esteemed St. Mary’s University alumni Randi Palyga, home might just be the St. Mary’s campus! Having [...]

June 3rd, 2022|

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