Coach Danny grew up playing hockey in both the Waterloo and Kitchener Minor Hockey Associations. He moved on to play Junior A for the Burlington Cougars of the OJHL. In his last year with the Cougars he was awarded Team MVP and obtained a scholarship offer to Salem State University. He went on to win two NCAA conference championships in his four years at Salem State University. Some personal accolades while at Salem State University include 3x Conference Player of the Week and 4x All-American Academic Team member. He is also currently a supply teacher with the WRDSB & WCDSB having taught at St. David Secondary School and Jacob Hespeler Secondary School over the past three years. His passion for teaching and coaching inspired Danny to start Prolific Hockey to make a positive impact in the Region of Waterloo's hockey community.