Chris Olsgard announced as 10U Girls Head Coach
Coach Chris is a returning USA Hockey Certified Coach for the girls program, coaching across both 10U and 12U teams last season. He grew up playing hockey across western North America, starting in Regina, Saskatchewan, moving on to Phoenix, and finished his youth hockey years playing Midget with the SnoKings AAA program in Seattle. Coach Chirs earned a spot at the Junior A level, playing 2 years for the Sioux City Musketeers (USHL), serving as an alternate captain his second year. He played 4 years (2000-2004) at The Ohio State University (NCAA), serving as an alternate captain his senior year when the team won the CCHA and advanced to the Sweet Sixteen tournament for the second time in his collegiate career. Coach Chris has gained a lot of coaching experience quickly over the past few seasons, coaching both his daughters' teams with the EYHA Lady Dragons program and his son's teams at CCYHA, which transitioned into the Blue Jackets Hockey League. If you can't find Coach Chris at a rink, he's likely on the golf course. He resides in Hilliard with his wife and three kids.