Edge Hockey Coaching Staff


 

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James Poole, U18 Prep

(jpoole@edgeschool.com)

Coaching Experience:
2017-Present, Head Coach, Edge Midget Prep
2019, Head Coach, Alberta Cup (HA)
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:
51 Post Secondary Commitments
2018 St. Andrews College MacPherson Invitational Champions
2011, 2015, 2016, 2017 - AJHL Coach of the Year Finalist
2009 AMHL Coach of Year
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, U18 Female Prep

(cmacleod@edgeschool.com)

Coaching Experience:
­2014-Present, Head Coach, U18 Female Prep
­2019, Asst Coach, National Women’s Team, Pittsburgh Series
­2019, Asst Coach, Development National Team
­2019, Head Coach, Team Alberta, Canada Winter Games
­2018, Asst Coach, Development National Team
­2017, Head Coach, Team Alberta, U18 Nationals
­2016, Asst Coach, Team Alberta, U18 Nationals
­2012-2014, Asst Coach, Japan Women’s Olympic Hockey Team (IIHF)
­2012, Asst Coach, U18 Canadian National Women’s Team, U18 Women’s Worlds
­2010-2014, Asst Coach, Mount Royal University (ACAC/USport)

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

Achievements:
35 Post Secondary Commitments
2020 CSSHL Female Prep Championship
­2019 CSSHL Female Prep 2nd Place Finish
­Gold Medal – 2019 Canada Winter Games
­7th Place – 2014 Sochi Olympic Games
­Gold Medal – 2013 IIHF Olympic Qualification
­Gold Medal – 2013 IIHF Division 1A Women’s World Championship
­Gold Medal – 2012 IIHF U18 World Championship
­Gold Medal – 2012 ACAC Championship
­Gold Medal – 2006 & 2010 Olympic Winter Games, Team Canada (player)
­Gold Medal – 2007 IIHF Women’s World Championship, Team Canada (player)
­Silver Medal – 2005, 2008 & 2009 IIHF Women’s World Championship, Team Canada (player)

Josh Gosling, U17 Prep

(jgosling@edgeschool.com)

Coaching Experience:
­2016-Present, Head Coach, U17 Prep
­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:
­­2020 – Silver Medal Midget Varsity Championship, CSSHL
­2017 – Varsity Elite Tournament Champions
­2015 – JSerra Varsity Tournament Champions
­2013 – Minor Hockey Week Champions
­2011 – Rocky Mountain Invitational, Midget AAA Champions
­Six 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, U16 Prep

(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 – Diploma in Graphic and Multimedia Design

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, U15 Prep

(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)

Micki DuPont, U15

(mdupont@edgeschool.com)

Coaching Experience:

2019-Present, Head Coach, Edge U15
2019-2020, Coach – Royals Academy at Central Memorial High School
2019-2020, Assistant Coach/Development Coach – Calgary Royals Midget AAA
2019-2020, Defence Skills Development Coach – Calgary Canucks AJHL

Certifications:

Certified Skating Coach – Levels 1,2,3
Certified Developing Defencemen – Levels 1,2,3
Certified Skills Coach – Levels 1,2,3
Hockey Alberta High Performance 1

Achievements:

Over 1,200 professional games played (NHL, AHL, WHL, NLA, DEL)
Represented Team Canada on 13 occasions
­2012 Gold Medal – Spengler Cup (player)
CHL Defenseman of the Year, WHL Western Conference Player of the Year (2000)
Calder Cup Championship with Saint John Flames and selected to AHL All-Rookie Team (2001)
Saint John Flames Humanitarian of the Year (2001-02)
Six-time All-Star (WHL, AHL and DEL)
Two-time DEL Champion with Eisbaren Berlin (2005 and 2006)