Hockey PEI Staff | July 30th, 2021

CHARLOTTETOWN, PE – The Atlantic Challenge Cup Regional High Performance competition is slated to return this fall at the Superior Propane Centre in Moncton, New Brunswick. The event will take place from October 8th to 11th, 2021 and feature the top Atlantic hockey players from their respective divisions. Hockey PEI’s High Performance Program Management team is announcing today the selection of its team staff who will lead the programs four provincial teams at this year’s event.

We are excited to have our HPP teams back to competition this fall after a long-awaited return. We believe we have put together four coaching staffs filled with very qualified individuals that will be complemented well with a great support staff – all of which will represent our province proudly.

– Hockey PEI Technical Director, Kris MacPhee

 

Below are the coaching staff & support staff who have been selected to attend the 2021 Atlantic Challenge Cup: 

 

UNDER-18 FEMALE TEAM:

Head Coach: Jess Cameron (Mt. Ellick, PE / Hockey PEI) 

Assistant Coach: Maggie Grimmer (Charlottetown, PE / Central Storm)

Assistant Coach: Emma Martin (Winsloe, PE / Central Storm)

Assistant Coach: Rebecca Babiak (Manitoba, AB / Mount Academy) 

 

UNDER-16 FEMALE TEAM:

Head Coach: Emma Weatherbie (Frenchfort, PE / Mount Academy)

Assistant Coach: Sami-Jo Sentner (Alberton, PE / Western Wind)

Assistant Coach: Nicole Derry (Stratford, PE / Central Storm)

 

UNDER-15 MALE TEAM:

Head Coach: Mark Carragher (Charlottetown, PE / Hockey PEI) 

Assistant Coach: Jason Gallant (Summerside, PE / Kensington Wild)

Assistant Coach: Nathan McIver (Summerside, PE / UPEI Men’s Panthers) 

 

UNDER-14 MALE TEAM:

Head Coach: Cory Parsons (Stratford, PE / Eastern Express)

Assistant Coach: Ben MacDonald (Charlottetown, PE / Charlottetown Knights)

Assistant Coach: Luke Beck (Charlottetown, PE / Charlottetown Knights)

 

SUPPORT STAFF – DIRECTORS: 

Director, Hockey Operations – Female Teams: Genna Phelan (Sherwood, PE / Hockey PEI)

Director, Hockey Operations – Male Teams: Tanner Doiron (Summerside, PE / Hockey PEI) 

Director of Goaltending: Drew MacIntyre (Stratford, PE / Hockey PEI)

 

SUPPORT STAFF – TRAINERS: 

Athletic Therapist & Equipment Manager: John Blanchard (Summerside, PE / Hockey PEI)

Athletic Therapist & Equipment Manager: Jonathan Gregory (Summerside, PE / Hockey PEI)

Equipment Manager: Alyssa Cooper (Charlottetown, PE / Hockey PEI)

 

Selection of the final player rosters will be made available following the HPP Summer Selection Camp taking place next week in Cornwall (August 4th to 8th). 

-30-

Hockey PEI is the governing body for organized hockey in Prince Edward Island. Hockey PEI’s main purpose is to foster, promote, develop, supervise, regulate, and govern the sport of amateur hockey throughout Prince Edward Island. For more on Hockey PEI and its programs visit www.hockeypei.com or follow through social media on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or LinkedIn.

Media Contact:

Tanner Doiron | Manager, Hockey Operations & Communications

tanner@hockeypei.com or 902-368-4334