Current Staff



Troy G. Ward

  • Founder and Developer of Hockey & Sons.
  • Current Head Coach, Linz Black Wings (EBEL).



Marilyn Ward
Administrative Assistant

  • Registrar and Secretary for Hockey & Sons.




Luke Strand
Skills Coach

  • Current Head Coach, Sioux City Musketeers (USHL).
  • Former Assistant Coach, UW-Madison.



Taylor G. Ward
Skills Coach

  • Current Head Coach, York Skipjacks (USPHL).
  • Former Assistant Coach, Sioux City Musketeers (USHL).



Wes Bolin
Tactics Coach

  • Current Head Coach of Woodbury, MN High School.
  • 33 years of coaching experience at various hockey camps.



Brett Petersen
Tactics Coach

  • Current Head Coach of Gustavus Adolphus College.
  • Former Assistant Coach of St. Cloud State.



John Hill
Skills Coach

  • Current Professional Scout for Edmonton Oilers.
  • Former Assistant Coach of University of Minnesota.



Justin Hale
Tactics Coach

  • Current Assistant Coach, Texas Baramas (NAHL).
  • Former player at UW Stevens Point.




Keith Paulsen

  • Current Video Coach, Iowa Wild (AHL).
  • Former Assistant Coach, Madison Capitols (USHL).




Nathan Ward
Lead Counselor

  • Graduate, UW-Eau Claire.
  • Former captain for Mt. Lebanon, PA, High School.



Matt Johnson

  • Current player, Pensacola Ice Flyers (SPHL).
  • Former player, Indy Fuel (ECHL).



Tommy Muck

  • Current player, Bemidji State.
  • Former player, Madison Capitols (USHL).



Noah Janofsky

  • Current player, Richmond Generals (USPHL).



Graydon Skok
Counselor/Goalie Coach

  • Current student, UW-Eau Claire.
  • Former New Prague, MN goalie.