Luigi De Lellis - Kicking Coach
Luigi played 2 years with the Jr Riders program and won 2 championships in 2006 and 2007. He won the club's special teams award for 2006 and in 2007 and won kicker and punter of the year in the Q.J.F.L.  Luigi was heavily recruited by all of the top CIS teams and NCAA Div 1 and 2.  Played one year at the University of Ottawa in 2008 and became a starter as a freshman.

Chris Lewis - Running Backs Coach

Chris has spent the past 2 seasons as a coach with the Myers Junior OVFL club.  From 2005-2011, Chris was part of an outstanding coaching staff that helped Bel-Air's minor football program win two city championships.  He is eager to begin a new coaching chapter with the Sooners and eager to help in the development of a great club with such rich history.

As a player, Chris was a standout for Bel-Air for over a decade, winning many awards, including a league championship in 1997.  He later shifted to the Junior Riders in 2005, winning Rookie of the year.

Danny Dobson - QB Coach

Danny played for the Junior Riders in the OFC (2005) and QJFL (2006 and 2007).  During that time, he led his team to back-to-back championships, earning the President's Award for his team in 2007.

Danny began his coaching career in 2006 with the Ottawa Myers Riders' Senior Varsity team in the OVFL. Between 2008-2009, Danny moved on to coach in the NCAFA Bantam football league with the Bel-Air Lions, where his team made the championship finals in 2008.  From 2009-2011, Danny returned the Myers Riders organization once again, and for 3 straight years the club received all-star recognition at the QB position.

Adam Belrango - DB Coach

Adam was Defensive Backs Coach with the Junior Varsity Myers Riders from 2009-2011. During his time there, his unit led the league in interceptions in 2010 and 2011 while receiving all–star recognition in 2011. In 2009 and 2011 Adam helped the Myers Riders reach the provincial finals.

As a player, Adam was part of the same club's perfect season in 2003.  He then joined the Junior Riders and helped his team to win 3 consecutive championships from 2006-2008.  Adam won the Coach’s Award and President’s Award in 2008, recognizing his leadership and contribution on and off the field.

Ntare Bainomugisha - Defensive Line Coach

Ntare has joined the staff for 2013 and will assume the role of Defensive Line coach.  Prior to coaching, Bainomugisha started on the Offensive and Defensive Line for 5 years at York University (200-2004).  He then had several minor football coaching stops, including the Cumberland Panthers, Ottawa Tech, Junior Riders and Myers Riders JV. 

Ntare has spent the last 3 seasons as head coach of the Orleans Bengals Midget squad.  He also ran the club's offense and headed up recruiting and scouting.

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