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Chicago Hawks Fall Coaching Lineup

The Chicago Hawks Hockey Club has added several new coaches for the 2017-2018 season. Lead by Director Steve Poapst, we are looking forward to welcoming these highly qualified individuals to our team. Please take a few minutes to read about our new Hawks team coaches and skills instructors, as well as our Fall Coaching Lineup.

Meet our Skills Coaches
Steve Poapst
Derek Knorr
Tom Whalen
Eric Daze
Ted Gaffney

Skills Goalies Coach Bob Gatto


Please remember, the coaching lineup is subject to change.

UPDATED October, 2017

Midget U18 CSDHL Tony Daniels Steven Poapst Mark Hughes
Midget U16 CSDHL Mark Hughes Steven Poapst Tony Daniels
Midget U15 CSDHL Steven Poapst Tony Daniels Mark Hughes
Bantam 2003 CSDHL Ted Gaffney
Bantam 2004 CSDHL Blake Geoffrion Ryan Flynn Tyson Fraser Kevin McAvoy
Bantam 3 NIHL - Gold Jon Grzbek
Bantam 4 NIHL - Silver Matt Kaspar Rob Newburg
Bantam 5 NIHL - Bronze Mike Smolen Rich Smolen
Peewee 2005 CSDHL Spencer Anderson Tom Whalen
Peewee 2006 CSDHL Andrew Schlie
Peewee 3 NIHL - Gold Tony Rossi Tom Whalen Chuck Peters
Peewee 4 NIHL - Silver Kevin Sleezer
Peewee 5 NIHL - Silver Dan Sleezer
Peewee 6 NIHL - Bronze Joe Kostelc
Peewee 7 NWHL Nick Bagby
Peewee 8 NWHL Jim Kenny
Squirt 2007 CSDHL Brad Myers
Squirt 2008 - NIHL Gold Eric Daze Rob Newburg
Squirt 3 NIHL - Gold Ted Gaffney Craig Krupski
Squirt 4 NIHL - Silver Grady Hamilton
Squirt 5 NIHL - Silver Mike Smolen
Squirt 6 NIHL - Bronze Bob McPherson
Squirt 7 NWHL Andy Baskel
Squirt 8 NWHL Nick Bagby
Girls U12 Chelsea Bilyk Brad Myers Grady Hamilton
Girls U12 Chelsea Bilyk Phil Kosanovich John Hemmesch
Girls U10 Chelsea Bilyk John Proctor Ryan Sullivan
MIte 1 (2009) Rob Newburg Kevin Baskel Dave Gomez
MIte 2 (2010) Ian Davidson Chris Jacklan
MIte 3 Steve Climo
Mite 4 Richard Munaretto
MIte 5 Jeff Sproat
MIte 6 Scott Thick
MIte 7 Luke Gosewisch
MIte 8 Luke Gosewisch