JOHNSTOWN, Pa. – The Johnstown Chiefs announced on Friday that head coach and director of hockey operations Toby O’Brien has been selected to coach the 15-year-old team representing the Mid-American District of USA Hockey in the National Junior Olympic Festival scheduled for August 1-7 in St. Cloud, Minn.
Teams from USA Hockey’s nine districts will compete for the National Championship while also being evaluated by coaches and staff from the US National Program as well as scouts and agents from all levels of hockey.
“To be invited to coach at the National Festival is quite an honor,” said O’Brien. “The opportunity to work with the top young players in the country excites me.”