Instructors

Pro Star Head Instructor

Matt Bachewich, BCom, MBA
Principle/Head Instructor
(matt@prostarhockey.ca)

Matt brings a wealth of hockey expertise to Pro Star Hockey Development. He has coached over 50 current or former WHL players, many of whom now play pro hockey. Matt has more than 15 years of coaching experience.

Coaching experience:
- MacEwan University Men's Hockey - Associate Coach
- University of Alberta Golden Bears (CIS) - Assistant Coach
- Hockey Canada (Program of Excellence) - World U-17 Hockey Championship
- Hockey Alberta - Head Coach - 2007 Alberta Cup Champions
- AJHL - Assistant Coach
- Midget AAA and Bantam AAA Head Coach - 2010 Mac's Cup Champions
- Edmonton Oilers Hockey School - Head Instructor (2007, 2008, 2009)

Scouting / evaluation experience:
- AJHL
- BCHL
- CIS
- Hockey Alberta - Team Alberta Program
- Hockey Canada - Program of Excellence

Education:
- NCCP Advanced II (High Performance II) Qualified
- Coaching Association of Canada Theory Level 3
- Bachelor of Commerce Degree (BCom), University of Alberta
- Masters of Business Administration (MBA), University of Alberta

Pro Star Instructors

Alex Aldred
· 3 seasons with Portland Winterhawks (WHL)
· 2 seasons with Tri-City Americans (WHL)
· 3 seasons with University of New Brunswick (CIS)

Cam French
· Princeton University (NCAA Scholarship)
· Captain, Drayton Valley Thunder (AJHL)
· Captain St. Albert Midget AAA Raiders

Terrance Scott
· Head Coach, Edmonton Major Midget AAA
· Head Coach, Edmonton Minor Midget AAA
· Hockey Alberta - Alberta Cup Coaching Experience

Bram Stephen
· Head Coach, MacEwan University Men's Hockey
· Assistant Coach, Drayton Valley Thunder (AJHL)
· Head Coach Major Midget AAA
· Head Coach Bantam AAA

Tom Smart
· St. Albert Junior Coach
· Perry Pearn Hockey School Instructor
· Hockey Alberta NCCP Course Facilitator

Mitchell Bachewich
· MacEwan Unversity Men's Hockey (ACAC)
· Hockey Alberta - Alberta Cup
· St. Albert Midget AAA Raiders

Taylor Fraser
· Coached St. Albert Merchants and Morinville Jets (CJHL)
· Captain St. Albert Steel (AJHL)
· Captain St. Albert Midget AAA Raiders

Jared Crooks
· Assistant Coach, MacEwan University Men's Hockey
· Captain, MacEwan University Men's Hockey
· Junior playing experience

Tyler Palmer
· Player, MacEwan University Men's Hockey
· Edmonton Major Midget AAA
· Grande Prairie Storm (AJHL)

Derek Yeomans (Goaltending Instructor)
· 3 Years Kelowna Rockets (WHL) / 1 year Seattle Thunderbirds (WHL)
· Starting Goaltender, 2004-05 WHL Champions
· 4 Years University of New Brunswick (CIS)
· Starting Goaltender, St. Albert Midget AAA Raiders

Patrick Terris
· Major Midget AAA
· Grande Prairie Storm (AJHL)
· Sherwood Park Crusaders (AJHL)

Louren Sansregret
· Edmonton Oilers
· Major Midget AAA
· Midget AA