Coaching Staff

Steven Poapst - Director and Head Instructor

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Steve Climo - Instructor

  • Steve was born in Braintree, MA

  • Played all 4 years of his college hockey at Brown University

  • Following Brown University, Steve played 2 years of Professional Hockey with New Haven Nighthawks of the AHL and the Virginia Lancers of the ECHL

  • Steve is the current  JV Head Coach of Naperville North HS as well as the Mite Director at the Chicago Hawks Hockey Club

Rob Newburg  - Instructor/Director of Marketing

  • Rob grew up and played his youth hockey in the Chicago area.

  • He is currently the Youth Hockey Coordinator for the Chicago Wolves.

  • Rob has been coaching youth hockey for the past 15 years and has been instrumental in the development and promotion of youth hockey in the Chicago area.

  • Rob is also currently a Level Director with the Chicago Hawks Hockey Club