21-22 NJC 8U RED (INTERMEDIATE-BEGINNER)

8U Girls Coordinator:  Dennis Crothers

League:  MAWHA/NJYHL

Tournaments/Showcases:

MAWHA Kick-Off Showcase – Aston, PA (September 11, 2021)

AAHA 6U-8U Jamboree – Wayne, NJ  (September 25-26, 2021)

MAWHA Columbus Day Showcase – Morristown, NJ (October 10, 2021)

Halloween Howl  – Hershey, PA  (October 29-31, 2021)

 

MEET THE COACHES

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

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JASON KISHBAUGH

HEAD COACH

CEP Level 3

Coaching Experience:

  • New Jersey Colonials Girls 8U
  • New Jersey Colonials LTP

Playing Experience:

  • Shippensburg University (Intramural)
  • Shippensburg University Varsity Track & Field

Jason has been involved in hockey at various levels for over 30 years.  His coaching philosophy is about FUNdamentals, encouragement and improvement.

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COREY BROWN

ASSISTANT COACH

CEP Level 3

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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BROCK GIORDANO

ASSISTANT COACH

CEP Level 2

Coaching Experience:

  • New Jersey Colonials
  • Cranford Hockey Club

Playing Experience:

  • Salve Regina University (ECAC D3)
  • Christian Brothers Academy
  • American Eagles

Brock played Peewee through Midget hockey for the American Eagles in Wall, NJ. He played NJ high school hockey for Christian Brothers Academy (CBA). His 1995-1996 CBA team was inducted into the NJ High School Hockey Hall of Fame in 2012 and the CBA Hall of Fame in 2013. Brock played Division III college hockey at Salve Regina University in RI. Brock has been coaching in various capacities since his children began 8U hockey and is currently assisting with the 8U Girls program.

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.