Coaches and Staff

Coaches

NOHC

Josh Voelker

Head Coach - Bantam

PLAYERS KNOW HIM AS
Josh

HOCKEY HISTORY
Josh played with NOHC from Mites to Bantam and then four years at NOHS. Josh has been coaching for many years, most recently at the Pee Wee and Bantam level.

FAVORITE HOCKEY TEAM
Columbus Blue Jackets

FAVORITE OFF-ICE PAST TIME
Traveling

Josh is assisted and managed by Seth Voelker.

NOHC

Josh Albers

Head Coach - Peewee 1

PLAYERS KNOW HIM AS
Coach Josh

HOCKEY HISTORY
Josh has played since he was 5, almost all of it wearing the Black & Orange representing North Olmsted. He still plays for the Cleveland Styx in the HNA adult league when time allows.

FAVORITE HOCKEY TEAM
LA Kings

FAVORITE OFF-ICE PAST TIME
Wakeboarding or snowboarding with his family.

Josh is assisted by Jason Albers and Dom Andreoli. The team is managed by Tracy Albers.

NOHC

Steve Banyas

Head Coach - Peewee 2

PLAYERS KNOW HIM AS
Coach Banyas

HOCKEY HISTORY
Steve started playing hockey as a PeeWee and continued through Midget.
He has coached with NOHC since 2016.

FAVORITE HOCKEY TEAM
Columbus Blue Jackets

FAVORITE OFF-ICE PAST TIME
Golfing and bagpipes with the Lochaber Pipe Band

FAVORITE DRILL TO RUN
Any edgework drill

The team is managed by Michelle Leighton.

NOHC

Joe Kasberg

Head Coach - Squirt 1

PLAYERS KNOW HIM AS
Coach Joe

HOCKEY HISTORY
Joe played hockey in the North Olmsted program. He has helped out with
the Olmsted Falls Varsity team as an assistant coach and is returning for his second year as NOHC’s Squirt 1 Coach.

FAVORITE HOCKEY TEAM
Pittsburgh Penguins

FAVORITE OFF-ICE PAST TIME
Golfing

FAVORITE DRILL TO RUN
End of Practice Skating

Joe is assisted by Alex Johnson and Paul Marvin. The team is managed by Anne Marie Gilliam.

NOHC

Dan Terbrack

Head Coach - Squirt 2

PLAYERS KNOW HIM AS
Coach Dan

HOCKEY HISTORY
Dan grew up playing with the Rocky River program from Learn to Skate
through Bantam. He later played for Saint Ignatius. This will be Dan’s third year coaching with NOHC.

FAVORITE HOCKEY TEAM
Detroit Red Wings

FAVORITE OFF-ICE PAST TIME
Golfing

FAVORITE DRILL TO RUN
Dump the puck, Battles in the corner, 2 vs 2, and defense starting on
belly.

Dan is assisted by AJ Rufo and the team is managed by James Mack.

Damian Fenton

Damian Fenton

Head Coach - Squirt 3

PLAYERS KNOW HIM AS
Coach Damian

HOCKEY HISTORY
Damian learned to play ice hockey in Australia, and represented Australia
at IIHF Championships all over the world. He played college hockey in Alberta, Canada; Minor Pro and competitive hockey all across North America from Alaska to British Columbia to Tennessee, and settled in to the Cleveland Rec Leagues.

FAVORITE HOCKEY TEAM
Detroit Red Wings

FAVORITE OFF-ICE PAST TIME
Golf and Poker

FAVORITE DRILL TO RUN
Full Ice Flow Warm Up

Damian is assisted by CJ Webber, Crystal Hval and Don Coyne. The team is managed by
Kristie Karczewski.

Denny Miller

Denny Miller

Head Coach - Mite Capitals

PLAYERS KNOW HIM AS
Coach Denny

HOCKEY HISTORY
Over the last eight years, Denny has become a self-taught skater. He has
coached year round for the last 5 years and is our NOHC ADM Director.

FAVORITE HOCKEY TEAM
Colorado Avalanche

FAVORITE OFF-ICE PAST TIME
Being a Father

FAVORITE DRILL TO RUN
Edgework, inside/outside and front/back and knee taps (always fun
to watch the kids try to stop from spinning out)

Denny is assisted by Nick Heiing and Bill Comerford. The team is managed by Dana Miller.

Regan Longstreet

Regan Longstreet

Head Coach - Mite Islanders

PLAYERS KNOW HIM AS
Coach Longstreet

HOCKEY HISTORY
Regan played with NOHC from Mites to Bantam and then four years at
NOHS. He helped coach the Blue Mites last year.

FAVORITE HOCKEY TEAM
Growing up the Hartford Whalers and now the Colorado Avalanche

FAVORITE OFF-ICE PAST TIME
Camping in the RV

FAVORITE DRILL TO RUN
Loop Drill

Regan is assisted by Paul Marvin and the team is managed by Cris Garcia.

Matt Prusak

Matt Prusak

Head Coach - Mite Islanders

PLAYERS KNOW HIM AS
Coach Matt

HOCKEY HISTORY
Matt started hockey at age 4 with NOHC and played 4 years for the NOHS.
Matt moved on to a year at Elmira College (NY) Soaring Eagles. Recently, he retired after 20 years of men’s league play. He coached the Blue Mites last year.

FAVORITE HOCKEY TEAM
Buffalo Sabres

FAVORITE OFF-ICE PAST TIME
Golfing, movies and watching all sorts of sports

FAVORITE DRILL TO RUN
Backwards crossovers

The team is managed by Christy Carlson.

Staff

Steve Seymour

Steve Seymour

Hockey Director
Denny Miller

Denny Miller

Mite ADM Director
Zack Walczak

Zack Walczak

Mitey Mite Director