MEET OUR INSTRUCTORS

AJ Maio - Rink Manager, Senior Coach

AJ began his hockey career playing here in Monroe County.  He was selected to play for the Varsity team at Gates Chili HS as an eighth grader, and played all five years with the Varsity team.  He also played AAA Midget Major for Monroe County during this time.  He then went on to play 4 years at SUNY Brockport.  AJ started his coaching as the assistant coach of the Greece Lightning in 2008.  He also was the head coach of the East Coast Selects team and the assistant coach of the Cardinal Sports team in 2008.  He owned Rochester Selects Summer Tournament teams from 2009-2012.  From 2012-2014 he coached the Monroe County Midget Travel team.    AJ began his hockey career playing here in Monroe County.  He was selected to play for the Varsity team at Gates Chili HS as an eighth grader, and played all five years with the Varsity team.  He also played AAA Midget Major for Monroe County during this time.  He then went on to play 4 years at SUNY Brockport.  AJ started his coaching as the assistant coach of the Greece Lightning in 2008.  He also was the head coach of the East Coast Selects team and the assistant coach of the Cardinal Sports team in 2008.  He owned Rochester Selects Summer Tournament teams from 2009-2012.  From 2012-2014 he coached the Monroe County Midget Travel team.    

Ryan Norris - Senior Instructor

Hockey has been a huge part of Ryan's life since he was a little kid.  He grew up playing at Lakeshore through Monroe County Youth Hockey.  He then moved on to High School hockey at Hilton High School, as well as Junior hockey for the Rochester Junior Americans.  Ryan was recruited by SUNY Broome Community College where he played collegiate hockey.  Ryan has been playing hockey for over 21 years and is knowledgeable in both on and off ice training for skill levels beginner through advanced.

Jared Blank - Senior Goalie Instructor

 

Stay tuned for more exciting info coming in the next few weeks!