Blyth Academy Bruins U14 Prep hire Kyle Allen to take the lead into the 2020-2021 season.
The U14 Blyth Academy Prep Bruins are here! The newly expanded Burlington Prep hockey team will add to the already U16 and U18 existing teams. The Blyth Academy Bruins U14 program is beyond excited to get rolling, recruit and hit the ground running in the Prep School Hockey Federation Conference. Head Coach, Kyle Allen, says, “We will compete hard day in and day out, straight out of the gates.”
Director of Sports Operations, Anthony Miele, commented, “We are very excited about our U14 Blyth Academy Bruins Prep team and look forward to developing another great group of young athletes.”
Nicholas Rotondi, coach of the Blyth Academy Bruins U16 & U18 teams and General Manager of the U14 team says, “Kyle’s enthusiasm, ability to connect with young players, and knowledge of skill development make him the number one candidate for this position, no question.”
Allen, a Hamilton native, has nine years of coaching experience with the Hamilton Huskies and Stoney Creek Minor Hockey. He is also a Hockey Canada Certified Skills Coach, and works with various organizations in the Golden Horseshoe for N’Ice Stix Hockey.
“Kyle is a professional hockey person and a well-rounded players’ coach who has been teaching hockey players in Southern Ontario for almost a decade. From house league to Elite AAA, Kyle’s unique approach to hockey development, combined with his vast hockey knowledge and expertise of the game, makes him a great fit for our program,” said Rotondi.
“I am extremely excited and honored for the opportunity to join the Blyth Academy Bruins Prep Hockey Program. The Blyth Academy program carries a history of success and I look forward to the challenge and aiding in the development of these young student-athletes as they move towards their Junior Hockey and Collegiate careers,” commented Allen.
Joining Allen on the Blyth Academy U14 Bruins Staff will be Assistant Coach, Nelson Parker, and General Manager and Skills Coach, Nicholas Rotondi.
Blyth Academy Burlington is the academic partner of the Blyth Academy Bruins, offering flexible schedules to accommodate both academics and elite athletic training. Our aim is to create a challenging and supportive learning environment where instructors, coaches and students work together with the goal of achieving academic and athletic excellence.
The Bruins are excited for the start of the 2020-2021 season: stay tuned for updates and further information on player signings, schedule and community events on the new website at www.blythathletics.com.