Andrew served as Club Head Coach in the inaugural season of the SSHD AAA program in 2019. He has also served as an expert skill development professional in the full-time roles as OSHP Head of Hockey Development and Head Hockey Instructor. All told, he brings with him over 15 years of experience as a coach and instructor.
As a coach, he has worked with teams from Novice through Junior, after a successful playing career locally primarily as an all-star at the Junior B level.
Andrew brings an extremely positive approach to coaching and instruction. He pushes players to be their best, while also giving them the encouragement and positive feedback they need to keep having fun and pushing themselves forward.
As one of our Head Hockey Instructors, Andrew will be working with SSHD AAA players from all teams during mid-week advanced skill sessions. As the Team Head Coach of the 2010 Red and White teams, he will lead all tactical practices and games for each team.
Highlights and Additional Qualifications:
Former Head of Hockey Development & Head Hockey Instructor, OSHP
NCCP Development I Coach
Player with South Ottawa Jr Canadians (served as team captain, was a three-time all-star, two-time EOJBHL points leader, and MVP), and Ottawa Jr Senators (CCHL)
Graduate, University of Ottawa (Bachelor of Science with honours in Human Kinetics)