The following is an excerpt from, “Camosun welcomes UBC T-Birds alum Cait Haggarty to lead women’s hoops program” that first appeared on Camosun College’s website on July 10, 2017. Read the full article here.
Camosun College is pleased to welcome former University of British Columbia Thunderbirds student-athlete and assistant coach Cait Haggarty as Head Coach of the Chargers women’s basketball program.
Haggarty, who played for UBC from 2003-2008 while pursuing a degree in Kinesiology and Health Sciences, helped the Thunderbirds to three national CIS titles (2004, 2006 & 2008) and was a three-time CIS Academic All-Canadian (2005, 2006 & 2007). She was a team co-captain in her final two years of varsity competition and earned the John B. Service Memorial Prize in Human Kinetics in her year of graduation. Haggarty also served as an assistant coach to the T-Birds in 2009-10 and 2012-13.
Following her graduation from UBC, Haggarty earned a Master of Education degree in Intercollegiate Athletic Leadership from the University of Washington while working as a Graduate Assistant with the Seattle University women’s basketball program.