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2008 ELITE


2022-2023 will be Scott’s first season with MassConn as Head Coach of the 08’s Elites. For the previous two seasons, he was the Head Coach of the Springfield Rifles 08 Elites helping the team capture both the Buffalo Cup Tournament and the CCM World Invite Boston tournaments during the 2021-2022 season. Scott’s hockey background includes playing prep hockey for Culver Military Academy before playing 4 years at Boston College, where he was an Assistant Captain and the Coaches Award recipient his senior year. Although a draft choice of the Detroit Red Wings, he attended training camp with the San Jose Sharks in 1993 and 1994, ultimately playing in the CHL for both Ft. Worth and San Antonio. Prior to its sale, Scott maintained a 30 plus year relationship with Minnesota Hockey Camps both as a player and coach. He currently holds a Level 4 certification from USA hockey.


2009 ELITE


An NHL draft pick of the St. Louis Blues, Bob played his college hockey at Boston University where he amassed 140 points over four seasons and won the 1995 NCAA National Championship. He represented the USA at the 1994 World Junior Championships held in the Czech Republic. Bob continued on to a 440 game professional career with stops in the AHL, IHL, Italy, Switzerland, and Germany. Bob has been a part of hockey around the world and the MASSCONN family is lucky to have his experience and pedigree behind the bench.


2009 TIER I


Nick has been our 2009 Tier I coach for the previous 4 seasons.  He is loved by his players and brings a contagious energy to the rink every day. Prior to joining MASSCONN, Nick had been coaching in the youth ranks since 2004.

Nick has also coached High School Hockey for 8 years with stops at Rocky Hill and also Farmington High. Nick played junior hockey for the New England Sharks before moving on to Nichols College. He is an absolute pleasure to have in our organization and we look for bigger and better things next season for this very competitive team that Nick has built.


2010 ELITE


A defenseman during his playing career, Armand played two seasons at UMass Amherst where he scored 28 points in 39 games. He finished his college career at Plattsburgh where he helped the team to a SUNYAC Championship and an NCAA tournament appearance in 1997. Armand played one season of professional hockey in the CHL, before starting his coaching career the following season at Fredonia State University. We are lucky to have Armand as he brings experience and a special passion for teaching to the rink everyday.

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2011 ELITE


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2011 TIER I


2021-2022 will be Joel's first season as a Head Coach with MASSCONN.  Joel has coached at various levels throughout his coaching career with his most recent stint being with the Springfield Rifles Organization. Joel brings with him a huge passion for the game along with years of coaching and playing.  He is someone that prides himself on being a players coach that balances both hard work and fun in all that does with his teams.  Joel grew up playing hockey in Enfield and has a large family following of hockey players.  We are lucky to have Joel and his passion for coaching and teaching in our organization.  We look forward this team having a great year under his direction.


2012 ELITE


Joey enters his second season as the 2012 Elite Coach. A native of Montreal, QC, Joey played his college hockey at Colgate University. He went on to play a 671 career professional games in both the NHL and the AHL. Joey started his coaching career as an assistant coach at NCAA Division 1 Mercyhurst. He coached in the AHL for two seasons in the Hartford Wolf Pack. We are are extremely lucky to have his playing experience and high level coaching pedigree behind our bench.

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2013 ELITE



Al will be entering into his second season with the MASSCONN 2013 Elite team.

Tom May

2013 TIER I


Tom joins MASSCONN for a 4th year but 1st year as the Head Coach of the 2013 Tier I Team.  He grew up in Rocky Hill with his brother and fellow MASSCONN coach Nick May.  Tom played his youth hockey at Central CT Youth Hockey Association and his Juniors for New England Sharks under Chris Keeney.  He started his coaching career in Youth Hockey in 2004 and really has not looked back since then as its his true passion.  Tom has been instrumental in helping to get the LTS and MDP programs to the current levels they are at.

We feel very fortunate to have Tom in our organization as he has a passion for the game that is second to none and really loves helping the kids to develop.  Tom looks forward to an exciting year behind the bench and he can't wait to see how this team develops.


2014 TIER I


Keith takes the helm of the 2014 team this year and he is excited to start to mold this team together.  Keith grew up playing Junior Hockey in this very organization under Gary Dineen in 1999 where they won an EJHL championship.  He then went on to play 4 years of college hockey at Westfield State.

Keith loves the game and is around it daily, as he and his partner Dan, own and operate DK's.  Keith has helped develop our young players and build our mite program from within, helping coach the MDP the past 3 seasons.  Keith has strong ties to the organization and will be instrumental in the growth of our 2014s.  We are extremely excited to see where Keith takes this 2014 team.




Paul Dowe will be in his second year leading the Futures Team.  He has worked hard at developing our younger kids and is dedicated to ensuring they have a great experience and learn to love the game.  After an impressive four year career at Plattsburgh where he won a NCAA Division III National Championship, Paul started his coaching career at Tri-Town High School.  In his thirteen years at the school he grew the program from a Division III school to a yearly contender at the Division I level in Northern CT.  He is a big believer that each one of  our young players need to develop their skills in a certain order; skating, puck handling, passing and shooting.

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