Alan Underhill (FYHA) chosen as Hockey New Brunswick Coach of the Month for January.

Hockey New Brunswick is happy to announce that Alan Underhill of the Fredericton Youth Hockey Association’s Midget AA Lions Club Lions has been selected as the Hockey New Brunswick Coach of the Month for January.

Alan Underhill is in his 8th year coaching Midget AA and has over 20 years of coaching experience. Alan is dedicated to developing players while also empowering players to think for themselves. He encourages each player to test their ability by focusing on effort in practice and in game situations.

“Alan has created a great learning environment for his team this season through humour and knowledge. He Has been able to break skills down into small steps and expand on those in every practice. This has translated to development of players and improvement during games. Alan has worked with each player on how to conduct themselves as a respectful person and has given lots of praise, advice and support” stated a fellow coach.

Alan will receive a Bauer coaching bag, a Coach-Mate coaching board, HNB apparel and a year subscription to the Hockey Canada Network App. To nominate your coach for Coach of the Month, please Click Here.