TPH Grand Rapids | Partner

  • Brings 20 years of youth, high school and junior playing experience to TPH, and has also coached at five USA Hockey National camps.
  • Currently coaches Pee Wee Major ‘AAA’ for Fox Motors and is also the Head Coach of Grand Rapids Catholic Central High School.
  • Played NCAA Division III hockey at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.
  • Proud Grand Rapids native who resides in the area with his wife and children.

TPH Grand Rapids | Partner

  • 1993 graduate of the University of Minnesota, where he played 4 seasons for the Golden Gophers hockey team.
  • Selected #169 overall by his hometown Minnesota North Stars in the 1988 NHL draft.
  • Played 12 seasons of professional hockey, including 10 with the Grand Rapids Griffins, where his number 24 is retired.
  • Holds the record for most games played by a Griffin at 655.
  • Currently coaches U16 ‘AAA’ for the Fox Motors program.
  • Resides in Grand Rapids with his wife and children.

TPH Colorado | Partner

  • Philadelphia Flyers Skills Coach
  • 4 years as Buffalo Sabres Skills Development Consultant (2014-2018)
  • Former University of Denver Pioneer (1991-1995)
  • 23 seasons of director/coaching experience, 17 seasons at Tier I level
  • Founder of Ricci Hockey Consulting
  • Executive Director  for the Colorado Thunderbirds Tier 1 Hockey Club

Total Package Hockey LLC | Partner/Director of Player Development

  • Michigan native who attended and played at Detroit Catholic Central.
  • Spent two seasons in the USHL with the Omaha Lancers and Cedar Rapids RoughRiders.
  • Attended the University of Michigan where he played Division I hockey.
  • Played 3 seasons of professional hockey in the ECHL, IHL and CHL.
  • Founded the Detroit branch of TPH in 2012 which has spearheaded the creation of various TPH programs including Michigan Hockey Advancement, the summer 8 Week Progression Program and the Center of Excellence model itself.
  • Has assisted in the development of various junior, collegiate and professional players.
  • Heads up the video analysis arm of TPH where he works with various NHL players such as JT Compher of the Colorado Avalanche, Andrew Copp of the Winnipeg Jets, Zach Werenski of the Columbus Blue Jackets and Max Pacioretty of the Montreal Canadiens.
  • Was hired in July 2018 as a Player Development Consultant for the Detroit Red Wings.
  • Resides in South Lyon, MI with his wife and two children.