Brett Blatchford

Director of Hockey-Operation   //  


Brett Blatchford, a native of Temperance, Michigan, is the Director of Hockey-Operation at the TPH Center of Excellence in Phoenix. Blatchford spent three seasons in the NAHL with the Texas Tornado, where he was a three-time NAHL National Champion and captain for two of three seasons. In the 2005-06 season with the Tornado, Blatchford was awarded the NAHL Academic Player of the Year and named to the First All-Star Team. Blatchford graduated from University of Notre Dame which included four seasons (2006-2010) with the Fighting Irish hockey team. While there, he helped Notre Dame to first National Championship appearance in school history and was a two-time CCHA champion. Following his college career, he played professionally in the CHL, ECHL and AHL.

Education & Accreditation

-Graduated from University of Notre Dame


- Served as Director of Hockey for the Coppell High School Hockey Association in Coppell, TX (2003-2006)
- Served as Assistant Program Manager for the Compton Family Ice Arena at the University of Notre Dame (2016-2020)