Travel & Girls Coaches Contact Info & Season Plans

Tryout Procedures & Dates

9U thru 12U (birth years 2008 thru 2011) tryouts will begin on Tuesday 3/24/2020
13U thru 18U (birth years 2002 thru 2007) tryouts will begin on Monday 4/13/2020
Girls (birth years 2002 thru 2007) tryouts will begin on Monday 4/13/2020

Jeff Corriveau will lead all on ice tryout sessions (no coaches on the ice). Each Head Coach will provide Jeff with a tryout plan for each night and Jeff and his staff will execute it while the Head Coach evaluates from the walkway above.  No parents permitted on the walkway above the benches.  Parents may watch from the foyer or the spectator stands.


NOTE: More info will be added to the announcements below over the next few weeks.  Please check back frequently!

Recruiting & Release Info

REMINDER on Recruiting:  All Coaches, Team Staff and most important, parents, are reminded pre-tryout skates/meetings/parties/etc and initiating contact (phone calls, social media, emails, etc.) with players/parents at other orgs is not allowed until after Nationals complete in April.  If someone asks for information, please point them to the WYHA website for information on Coaches, Teams or Tryout Schedules.


RELEASE REQUESTS: The Release Request system (look under the PROGRAMS tab) will open in early March for players in birth years 2008-2011 (9U-12U) and in late March (after NYSAHA Championships) for players 2007 & older (13U & older).  6U/8U (2012 and younger) may not change orgs until after Nationals in April (all 6U/8U programs are considered Recreational and not competitive Travel thus evaluations may not be held until after Nationals in April).   All players must have completed their seasons (all team event events including practices, league, scrimmages & tournaments) before requesting a Release.  Any player who owes money (to WYHA or their WYHA team) or needs to return borrowed equipment or jerseys will not be granted a release until payments are completed and/or equipment has been returned.

9U thru 12U Travel

Bill Mazzullo

9U Squirt Minor

Birth year: 2011

Notes:

HC Email:

coachbilly2019@yahoo.com

Season Plan & Bio Links not yet active

Season Plan Bio

Sean Hennessy

10U Squirt Major

Birth year: 2010

Notes: None
HC Email:

shennessy@smcexams.com

Season Plan & Bio Links not yet active

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Brad Quick

11U Peewee Minor

Birth year: 2009

Notes:

AC Bob Bolton & Joshua Bartlett

HC Email:

bradley.quick@ymail.com

Season Plan & Bio link not yet active

Season Plan Bio

Matt Dwyer

12U Peewee Major

Birth Year: 2008

Notes: TB or talent appropriate travel team; AC Mike Baitsholts, Luke Sciarrone, RJ Sciarrone
HC Email: golfdwyer@gmail.com

Season Plan & Bio link not yet active

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13U thru 18U Travel

Rick Peeso

13U Bantam Minor

Birth year: 2007

Notes: 1 practice per month will be run by Jamie Newtown focused on team concepts and zone play

HC Email: rick29ny@gmail.com

Season Plan & Bio

Brad Ryan

14U Bantam Major TB

Birth year: 2006

Notes: TB or talent appropriate travel team, Asst Coach Larry Webber

HC Email: b_ryan33@outlook.com

Season Plan & Bio

David Weiss

14U Bantam Red / Mixed

Birth year: 2006-2007

Notes:
HC Email: djw2978@gmail.com

Bio Links not yet active

Season Plan Bio

Mark Goodman / Nick Benway

15U Midget Yellow

Birth year: 2005

Notes: Co-Coaches listed above, Also AC Tyler Smedley

HC Email:

Webster.Coaching@gmail.com

Season Plan & Bio Links not yet active

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Joshua Bartlett

15U Midget Blue

Birth year: 2005

Notes: Mike Baitsholts, Brad Quick & a 4th named after tryouts
HC Email:

joshua.t.bartlett18@gmail.com

Season Plan Bio

Mark McNamara

16U Midget TB

Birth year: 2004

Notes: TB Team
HC Email:

mcnamara8369@gmail.com

Season Plan & Bio

Jon Paul Genest

16U Midget

Birth Year: 2004

Notes: Focused on development - will play travel AA/AAA team through an independent schedule (details outlined in season plan)
HC Email: jpgenest20@hotmail.com

Bio link not yet active

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Tom Kernan

18U Midget TB

Birth year: 2002-03

Notes: Assistant Coaches are McCabe, Mayer, and Cuzzupoli

HC Email:

tom@tomkernan.com

Season Plan:

Prepare for the HS season while playing in the U18 TB division with a goal of playing in the State Tournament in March.  Two practices a week.  At least one away tournament. The final number of tournaments will be determined by the # of Q games required.

Bio & Season Plan Link not active

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Ed Swartzenberg

18U Midget

Birth year: 2002-03

Notes:
HC Email:

eddie197105@gmail.com

Season Plan & Bio Links not yet active

Season Plan Bio

TBD

?U Team

Birth year: TBD

Notes: Placeholder in case we need to add a team during tryouts due to overwhelming response.
HC Email:

bTBD

Season Plan & Bio link not yet active

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  Girls Travel

Jeff Coffed

16U/19U Girls

Birth year: 2001 to 2007

Notes: Talent & age appropriate travel team

HC Email: Jeffrey.Coffed@L3Harris.com


BIO:

I grew up playing hockey in the Buffalo area and have coached boys and girls hockey for 13 years and am currently a USA Hockey level 4 coach. I live in Webster and have three children that play.

Season Plan

Jon Providence /

Jeff Corriveau /

Bob DiNicola

12U/10U Girls Supplemental

Birth year: 2008 thru 2011

Notes:

HC Email: house@wyha.com /
frenchy97@gmail.com /
rd1393@gmail.com


Season Plan & Bio Links not yet active

Brief, Preliminary Description:

Supplemental program that will skate several times per month in addition to your main team.
Details are being worked out and more info COMING SOON!

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