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Hockey Newfoundland and Labrador reveals staff members for HPP teams


Hockey Newfoundland and Labrador has announced its staffs for high performance programs (HPP) in various age groups this year.

Provincial teams in the  male under-14, male U15, female U16 and female U18 divisions will compete against the provincial teams from Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick at the 2018 Atlantic Challenge Cup, Oct. 5-8 in Moncton, N.B.

The male U16 side will face off against entries from the same three Maritime provinces in a pre-Canada Winter Games tournament in the fall of 2018.

The high performance program has seen a new staff position added, with strength and conditioning coach Jonathan Reid overseeing all the teams. His duties will relate will not be limited to; warm-ups, cool-downs, fitness testing, hydration and injury prevention.

Registration for spring HPP identification camps  has started and is available online at Following these camps, selected players will attend the provincial summer camp in Corner Brook in August.

HPP staff members

Male under-14

Head coach: Jeff Brewer

Assistant coach: Jon Caul

Assistant coach: Shane Skinner

Trainer: Andrew Stagg

Trainer: Ed Foley

Goaltender coach: Chad Brinson

Director of operations: Tim Power


Male under-15

Head coach: Chris Crosbie

Assistant coach: Ryan Brewer

Assistant coach: Brian Martin

Trainer: Matthew Moore

Trainer: Dion Park

Goaltender coach: Doug Jewer

Director of operations: David Campbell


Canada Games/ Male under-16

Head coach: Mike Lee

Assistant coach: Jamie Brake

Assistant coach: Trevor Budgell

Equipment manager: Leigh Fitzpatrick

Goaltender coach: Jeff Murphy

Director of operations: Mike Scott


Female under-16

Head coach: Lindsay Taylor

Assistant coach: Stephanie Delaney

Assistant coach: Alicia MacDonald

Trainer: Heidi Tucker

Trainer: Rebecca Gladney

Goaltender coach: Nancy Caines

Director of operations: Paula Krats


Canada Games/Female under-18

Head coach: Meghan Frizzell

Assistant coach: Sara Diamond

Assistant coach: Jennifer Pollett

Trainer: Stephanie Spencer

Goaltender coach: Nancy Caines

Director of operations: Deidre Patey

Note: Female U18 and male U16 remain together from 2017 as part of the Canada Games cycle

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