Alvin “Al” Ritchie

Alvin (Al) Ritchie holds the distinction of being the only coach to have won national championships in the junior ranks of hockey and football.

Al Ritchie coached the senior Regina Roughriders during their fledgling years.  Although successful with 9 western championships, his teams never captured a Grey Cup championship.

Ritchie also coached the Regina Pats Hockey Club to a 1925 Memorial Cup victory.  Additionally, Al Ritchie was active in baseball and lacrosse.