20-21 NJC 18U Midget National AAA

20-21 NJC 18U Midget National AAA



League:  AYHL


David Crandall

CEP Level 4


Coaching Experience:

  • New Jersey Colonials
  • Elite Hockey Program
  • New Jersey Devils
  • New Jersey Rockets
  • The Pingry School

Player Development Experience:

  • Director of Player Development, Elite Hockey Program
  • Atlantic Amateur Hockey Association Player Development Program
  • USA Hockey National Player Development Camps

Scouting Experience:

  • Youngstown Phantoms, United States Hockey League (USHL)
  • Elite Hockey Program

Playing Experience:

  • Hamden Youth Travel Hockey, Hamden, Connecticut


David Crandall has over 20 years coaching experience at the Tier I level. He believes in focusing on player development and building a strong culture.  His experience in player development, as a director, coach and evaluator provides for a methodology to systematically develop players in the areas of skills, tactics and systems.  David has a strong background in leadership, team building and organizational culture.  Players develop team values such as leadership, collaboration, accountability, strong work ethic, respect, discipline and a high compete level.  He has coached players who have advanced to Prep School, Junior, NCAA D3, NCAA DI and Professional hockey. Some of his more notable team accomplishments include a Labor Day Tier I Face Off Championship, an Atlantic District Championship, a USA Hockey National’s appearance, two Atlantic Youth Hockey League (AYHL) Championships and an International Silver Sticks Regional Championship.