Coach Mike is the Head Coach of the Kitchener-Waterloo Siskins Junior Hockey Club. Previously, he spent 3 seasons as an Assistant & Video Coach with the Siskins and also worked as a Regional Ontario Scout for Neutral Zone Scouting Services, providing intel for the OHL Draft and NCAA D1 & D3 coaches. As a player Mike played AAA for the Kitchener Minor Hockey Association before moving on to play in the Northern Ontario Jr. A League with the #1 nationally ranked Rayside-Balfour Sabrecats. After two years of Junior Hockey, Mike moved on to play four years at the University of Waterloo in the Canadian University Hockey League (CIS). Mike finished off his playing career in the Southern Professional Hockey League playing for the Columbus Cottonmouths. Aside from hockey Mike has been an educator for 16 years in Ontario. Coach Mike's wealth of experience coaching and playing hockey at a high level makes Mike an expert at developing every player he works with!