Chris Halliwell – National Coaches Week

NCW Chris Halliwell softball

We are so excited to celebrate National Coaches Week! We have received so many coaching nominations and can’t wait to share them with you. Follow along to see why these coaches are so great!


Chris Halliwell – U17 PEI Whitecaps Softball


What is an important skill that this coach has that makes them a great coach?

He has the ability to make us laugh! Yes, he makes us work hard and set goals and play to the best of our ability each and every day, but he also knows how to make us laugh and have fun.


Pick 3 words that describes this coach. Explain why you chose each word.

Patient. Kind. Caring.


Write a memory or story about this coach, that impressed you. 

He just knows when to reach out to his players. Whether by text, by phone call or pulling us aside after a game. He just has that instinct. He tells us how he notices how hard we are working, or what great leaders we are or how he has seen us improve. He is so positive and encouraging that we can’t help but feel good about ourselves!


Thank you for all that you do! Make sure to say ‘Thanks Coach’ to a special coach in your life!