Parsons In As Head Coach

Header-image-Shalapata-2By Ian Shalapata

(WINDSOR, ON) – The St Clair Saints have announced that Jimmy Parsons will take over as the new head coach of the men’s basketball squad beginning in the 2016-17 season. Parsons takes over the position after acting as the interim head coach when Luc Stevenson was let go from the position for philosophical differences.

Jimmy Parsons.

Jimmy Parsons.

Formerly the head coach for the Saints women’s team, Parsons is also a member of the OCAA Hall of Fame, enshrined in 2003, and ranks No. 5 amongst all-time Saints scorers.

As the women’s coach, Parsons guided the team to six straight playoff appearances, including a provincial silver medal during the 2009-10 season, and was named the OCAA West’s coach of the year in 2005-06.


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Ian Shalapata
Ian writes for and provides imagery to Square Media Group as well as accepting freelance photographic assignments. In addition, he has contributed to media organizations, sporting groups, and individuals across North America including the Fort Wayne News-Sentinel, Chatham-Kent Sports Network, the Golf Association of Michigan, League 1 Ontario, as well as numerous colleges and universities in Canada and the United States. Email Ian Shalapata