Stephen Leggitt brings over 25 years of coaching experience to the Augustana Men’s Volleyball program. He is a level four National Coaches Certification Program (NCCP) Coach and returned to Alberta after 3 years at Montana State University - Northern. From 2001 -2006 Leggitt was an Assistant Coach with the University of Calgary and York University Volleyball programs, helping the Calgary Dinos win a bronze medal at CIS Nationals in 2002 and helping York University reach Nationals for the first time in twelve years. From 1994 to 2001, he coached with the Ganaraska Wolves Women’s Volleyball Club in Ontario, winning a number of provincial championships, culminating in an 18U national silver medal in 2001. 2001 also saw Stephen make the move to Calgary to continue his coaching studies at the National Coaching Institute and to work with the Dinos Men’s Volleyball program. In 2001 he was the Head Coach of Team Alberta 18U Women’s program, who captured a gold medal in the Western Canadian Elite Championship.
Over the years Leggitt has placed a number of athletes into provincial programs, Junior National Team program,s as well as Canada’s Senior National team. In 2004, Stacey Gordon, an athlete whom Stephen coached for 5 years with the Wolves Volleyball Club, was named NCAA player of the year. In the summer months, Leggitt is the technical director for Volley Blast summer camps in Alberta and Saskatchewan, managing a twelve-court facility with over 350 athletes and 40 coaches.