21-22 NJC 10U Minor

Manager:  Dee deRonde

League:  MAWHA/NJYHL (10U B American)

Tournaments/Showcases:

Rhode Island Sting Columbus Day Tournament – RI (October 8-11, 2021)

Lady Patriots President’s Day Classic – Colmar, PA (February 17-20, 2022)

 

MEET THE COACHES

Experienced staff with a wealth of knowledge and a passion for athlete growth and development.

Stys, M

MELISSA STYS

HEAD COACH

CEP Level 1

Coaching experience:

  • New Jersey Colonials

Playing experience:

  • Manhattanville College
  • Kent School
  • Pequannock HS
  • New Jersey Colonials

Coach Stys is a fourth grade teacher in Totowa, NJ and enters her 3rd year coaching with the Colonials.  She played for NJC through her entire travel hockey career.  A tri-varsity captain for ice hockey, field hockey and lacrosse, Melissa received the Class of '31 bowl as the best female athlete in her class at Kent School.  Coach Stys continued her athletic career playing ice hockey and field hockey at Manhattanville College.

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COREY BROWN

ASSISTANT COACH

CEP Level 2

Coaching Experience:

  • New Jersey Colonials Girls & Boys
  • Pope John XXIII Regional High School (Asst Coach)

Playing Experience:

  • Trenton Titans (ECHL)
  • West Chester University (ACHA)
  • Morris County Colonials

Corey, a native of NJ, grew up playing for the Morris County Colonials from Mites through the Midget Level. He was named 1st team All State for his junior and senior season in NJSIAA . He represented Team New Jersey at the Chicago Showcase in 1997. Corey then played for the West Chester University Golden Rams where he was named ACHA All American for his sophomore, junior and senior season. After his collegiate career, he spent 3 years playing for the Trenton Titans of the ECHL from 2001-2004. Corey was an assistant coach for Pope John XXIII Regional High School from 2001-2007. Corey has coached several Colonials teams including 8U, 10U Major Girls and 10U Squirt Minor AAA.

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KEVIN HELMLINGER

ASSISTANT COACH

CEP Level 1

Coaching Experience:

  • New Jersey Colonials

Playing Experience:

  • Stockton University

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OUR MISSION

The New Jersey Colonials Youth Hockey Association's mission is to provide a quality environment for learning, playing and enjoying the game of ice hockey.