Edge offers a comprehensive hockey Skill Academy and Team Program for both boys and girls. In addition to core hockey skills, students in Edge Hockey receive training and support in all areas of Health Services including: sport therapy, nutrition, sport psychology and strength and conditioning training. Through our Mountaineer character-building program and our enriched academics, our athletes need not sacrifice school for sports or vice versa. Our Skill Academy and Team Program attract highly accomplished staff and coaches.

Recent Hockey Graduates:

Jake Bean

Edge Student: Grade 8-12
Calgary Hitmen
Drafted #13 overall (2016) to Carolina Hurricanes

Jaret Anderson-Dolan

Edge Student: Grade 6-12
Spokane Chiefs
Drafted #41 overall (2017) to Los Angeles Kings


Meet our Coaches

 

James Poole, Midget Prep (AAA)

(jpoole@edgeschool.com)

Coaching Experience:
2017-Present, Head Coach, Edge Midget Prep
2016-2017, Head Coach and GM, Calgary Canucks, AJHL
2010-2016, Head Coach and GM, Okotoks Oilers, AJHL
2007-2010, Head Coach, CBHA Midget AAA Buffaloes

Education:
Lake Forest College, BA Business
High Performance Level 1

Achievements:
49 Post Secondary Commitments
2011, 2015, 2016, 2017 - AJHL Coach of the Year Finalist
2008 & 2009 - AMHL & Pacific Regional Champions
Silver Medal - 2009 TELUS Cup National Championship
2008 Mac’s Midget Tournament Outstanding Coach
2008 Mac’s Midget Tournament Champions

Carla MacLeod, Female Midget Prep (AAA)

(cmacleod@edgeschool.com)

Coaching Experience:
2014 - Present, Head Coach, Edge Female Prep
2019, Head Coach, Canada Winter Games - Team Alberta
2014, Asst Coach, Japan Women’s Olympic Hockey Team (IIHF)
2012, Asst Coach, U18 Canadian National Women’s Team

Education:
University of Wisconsin, BSc - Legal Studies
High Performance Level 1

Achievements:
28 Post Secondary Commitments
Gold Medal - 2019 Canada Winter Games
Gold Medal - 2012 IIHF U18 World Championship
Gold Medal - 2007 IIHF World Championship (player)
Gold Medal - 2006 & 2010 Olympics, Canada Women’s Olympic Team (player)

Josh Gosling, Midget Varsity (AA)

(jgosling@edgeschool.com)

Coaching Experience:
2016-Present, Head Coach, Edge Midget Varsity
2016, Head Coach, Alberta Cup (Hockey Alberta)
2016, Mentor, Pee Wee Prospects (Hockey Alberta)
2015-2016, Asst Coach, Calgary Northstars Midget AAA
2015, Head Coach, Alberta Cup (Hockey Alberta)
2015, Top 80 U16 selection camp coach (Hockey Alberta)
2014-2015, Head Coach, Calgary Royals Minor Midget AAA Gold
2014, Asst Coach, Alberta Cup (Hockey Alberta)
2013-2014, Head Coach, Calgary Royals Bantam AA White
2011-2013, Head Coach, Calgary Northstars Minor Midget AAA Blazers
2009-2011, Head Coach, Calgary Northstars Midget AA Blazers

Education:
SAIT, Business Diploma
High Performance Level 1

Achievements:
2017, Varsity Elite Tournament Champions
2015, JSerra Varsity Tournament Champions
2013, Minor Hockey Week Champions
2011, Rocky Mountain Invitational, Midget AAA Champions
6 years of experience as a skills coach for the WHL, Hockey Alberta, Power Up and Dynamic Hockey Development
Started and developed various skill development programs

Kelly Mruk, Elite 15s

(kmruk@edgeschool.com)

Coaching Experience:
2014 - Present, Head Coach, Edge Elite 15
2004 - 2014, Head Coach, National Sport Academy, Calgary
2003 - 2004, Head Coach, NWCAA Bantam AAA Stamps
2000 - 2003, Asst Coach, Calgary Midget AAA Northstars
1997 - 1999, Asst Coach, CBHA Bantam AAA Buffaloes

Education:
High Performance Level 1
NCCP Course Conductor
Applied Multimedia Training Centre

Achievements:
Gold Medal - 2016 & 2017, Minor Midget Prospect Cup Championship
Silver Medal - 2016, Elite 15 League Championship, CSSHL
Gold Medal - 2003, Air Canada Cup Midget AAA National Championship
Gold Medal - 1991, Air Canada Cup Midget AAA National Championship (player)

Jeff Shantz, Bantam Prep (AAA)

(jshantz@edgeschool.com)

Coaching Experience:
2018 - Present, Head Coach, Edge Bantam Prep
2019, Assistant Coach, Team Alberta - Canada Winter Games
2017 - 2018, Head Coach - Edge Bantam Varsity
2017 - Present, Edge Boss Hockey - Owner/Instructor
2016, Asst Coach, Alberta Cup
2016, Skills Coach, Swift Current Broncos, WHL
2014, Head Coach, Peewee Prospects Cup

Education:
High Performance Level 1

Achievements:
Bronze Medal - 2019 - Canada Winter Games
Gold Medal - 2016 - Alberta Cup
Silver Medal - 2014 - Peewee Prospects
10 NHL Seasons with Chicago, Calgary, Colorado (player)
League Championship - 2009, EBEL, Austria (player)
League Championship & Playoff MVP - 2007, DEL, Germany (player)
Gold Medal - 2004 - IIHF World Championship (player)
Gold Medal - 2003 - Spengler Cup (player)
Gold Medal - 1993 - World Junior Championship (player)
1990-1993, Regina Pats, WHL (player)

Adam Knight, Bantam Varsity (AA)

(aknight@edgeschool.com)

Coaching Experience:
2018 - Present, Head Coach, Edge Bantam Varsity
2017 - 2018, Asst Coach - SAIT Trojans - ACAC
2018, Asst Coach - Alberta Cup
2013 - 2014, Asst Coach - SAIT Trojans - ACAC
2014, Asst Coach - Alberta Cup

Education:
Thompson Rivers University, BA Technology Leadership (present)
SAIT, Architectural Technology Diploma
Certified Project Management Professional
High Performance Level 1

Achievements:
Gold Medal - 2014 - Alberta Cup
2014 - ACAC - League Champion
2009 - 2010 - EIHL All-Star, England (player)
2005, 2007 & 2008 - ACAC - League Champion (player)

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