Olivier Filion as Head Coach Varsity U16 & On-Ice Instructor
- May 18, 2016
- Posted by: Newbridge Academy
- Category: Uncategorized
Newbridge Academy is pleased to announce Olivier Filion as Head Coach Varsity U16 & On-Ice Instructor. Relocating from Quebec for this position, Olivier has a wealth of experience and knowledge to bring to the Varsity U16 team. He spent 4 years with the Acadie Bathurst Titan’s, who made it to the Président Cup Final twice. Olivier was also the ABT Assistant Captain for the last two seasons and still holds the record for points in franchise history. With a Respect Group Inc Certificate from Hockey Quebec and Competition Introduction Stream: Development 1, Oliver has shown passion and commitment to the game. He played two more years in the ECHL for the Victoria Salmon Kings (2008-10). Olivier was also the Head Coach of the Cornwall RiverKings before becoming Head Coach Midget AA in Quebec for the St-Agathe/Mont Tremblant Montagnards (3rd provincially for the year). And a fun fact: Olivier played for Head Coach Davis Payne now assistant coach with the L.A Kings!
Olivier starts with Newbridge Academy in late June. “I’m really excited to become the new head coach of the U16 at Newbridge Academy. I will be moving to Nova Scotia with my wife Alysha and my three daughters Alexys 14, Gabrielle 8 and Emily 2.”