Staff

Coaching Staff


Mike Guzzo

Head Coach/General Manager

Mike brings to the Jr. Thunderbolts a level of discipline and respect developed from several years of hockey experience.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
• 2007-2008 BCHL Champions, Penticton Vees
• 2007-2008 Unsung Hero Award, Penticton Vees
• 2006-2007 Unsung Hero Award, Penticton Vees
• Drafted 2007, round 13, #117 overall by Lincoln Stars in the
USHL Entry Draft
• Drafted 2005, round 5, #77 overall by Chicago Steel in the
USHL Entry Draft
• Drafted 2003, round 13, #259 overall by Plymouth Whalers
in the OHL Priority Selection

Professional Hockey Experience, Poland   2011

Head Coach, Decatur AL  U18 A Point Mallard Jr. Ducks 2017-2018

Head Coach/Asst. GM , Kingsville Kings -GMJHL ON  2016-2017

GMHL All-Star Coach (Team World) 2016-2017

Head Coach, U16 AA Travel Chargers,  Huntsville, AL 2013-2014

Head Coach,  U18 AA Travel Chargers, Huntsville, AL 2012-2013


Pat Lacelle

Associate Head Coach and Assistant GM-

Pat, an Ottawa Canada native, has been involved in hockey for 24 years. He has a diverse background of scouting, recruiting, coaching, Assistant GM and managing hockey teams from across Canada and in France. His experience at the Junior A, Major Junior and Professional level provides additional expertise to our organization.

1995-1999 Women Hockey UQTR Patriotes CIS Assistant Coach
1999-2004 Minor Hockey U14-U16 Chibougamau Hockey Quebec Head Coach
 2004-2005 Acadie-Bathurst Titan QMJHL Scout
 2005-2006 Acadie-Bathurst Titan QMJHL Scout
 2006-2007 Cape Breton Screaming Eagles QMJHL Scout
 2007-2008 Cape Breton Screaming Eagles QMJHL Scout
 2008-2009 Princeville Titans QJAAAHL Director of Scouting
 2009-2010 Princeville Titans QJAAAHL Director of Scouting
 2010-2011 Princeville Titans QJAAAHL Director of Scouting
 2011-2012 Trois-Rivières Caron & Guay LNAH Assistant Coach/Assistant General Manager
 2012-2013 Morzine-Avoriaz France Assistant Coach
 2013-2014 La Tuque Loups QJAAAHL Assistant Coach/Assistant General Manager/Director of Scouting
 2014-2015 La Ronge Ice Wolves SJHL Director of Scouting
 2015-2016 La Ronge Ice Wolves SJHL Director of Scouting
 2016-2017 La Ronge Ice Wolves SJHL Assistant General Manager/Assistant Coach
2017-2018 Fort de Chambly QJAAAHL Assistant Coach
Mont-St-Hilaire College LHPS Head Coach

 Don Hamblett

Director of Hockey Operations and Head recruiter-

Don comes to the Bolts from the former Point Mallard Ducks program of the NA3HL, where he performed the same duties the past three seasons.  Hamblett is graduate of Norwich University where he lettered in 3-sports and worked in their hockey program. He is a Level 4 USA Hockey certified coach.  He has been an active coach in the Huntsville Hockey Association and the Team Alabama program

 

Gameday Operations


 

Community Relations 

position open

Chris Phillips

Head of Off-Ice Officials

A native of Evansville, Chris joins the Bolts for his second season as the Head of Off-Ice Officials.  He also worked with the Evansville IceMen and ECHL as an Off-Ice Official for four years.  He became an avid hockey fan while battling Hodgkins Lymphoma at the age of thirteen when he learned of a player going through the same thing by the name of Mario Lemieux.

 

Gameday Operations 

position open

 

Administrative Assistant 

position open