Grew up in Zvolen, Slovakia where he played youth hockey.
Played two seasons in the WHL with the Medicine Hat Tigers.
Played professional hockey in Slovakia as well as in the ECHL, CHL and SPHL with 7 teams. Attended training camp with the Columbus Blue Jackets during his pro career.
Has been coaching various age groups and levels since 2014, including his daughter's youth team.
Resides in Huntsville with his wife Larie, daughter Marlie and son Mason.
Player Development Coach & MentorTom Winkler
Phone: (256) 529-9007
Played college hockey at Norwich University.
Lengthy coaching and administrative hockey career which includes head coaching experience at the junior level with the Bozeman Ice Dogs, St. Louis Jr. Blues, Hampton Roads Whalers, Gilette Wild and Point Mallard Ducks.
Also served as Director of the Hockey Academy of St. Louis and the Director of the St. Louis Blues Summer Camp and Outreach Programs.
Has served as an intern coach for two professional teams- the Huntsville Havoc of the SPHL and the Norfolk Admirals of the AHL.
Director of AcademicsKassie Whitaker
Graduated from Jacksonville State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education
Earned Master’s Degree from the University of West Alabama
Specialized experience in instructing elementary and middle school level students