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Hockey Director

Contact James Perkin

Hockey Director

Phone: 615-678-1639

James is a graduate of Bowling Green State University with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration. His notable hockey highlights include:

  • Drafted by the Lincoln Stars in the USHL at age 17
  • Earned a full Division 1 hockey scholarship to Bowling Green State University, playing all four years
  • Expansive knowledge of game strategy, rules and regulations to accomplish full on-ice development potential
  • Instructor of hockey camps and clinics focusing on individual skills such as skating, stick handling, and shooting
  • Conducts private lessons concentrating on identifying and developing areas in need of improvement
  • A proven leader and team player
  • An engaging attitude, able to effectively identify and communicate with different personalities
  • Level 4 USA Hockey coaching certification

James works full time, engaging directly with players, coaches and NYHL officers. His hockey knowledge and experience, coupled with his business acumen and player-focused personality, elevates our coaches and players on a daily basis.  

Private lessons are available at Centennial Sportsplex from James.  Skating, shooting, passing, team flow play, positional play, and other skills are available in either a one-on-one or group setting,  For more information, times and costs, email James directly at jperkin@nyhl.com.