Our Staff: When the Christensen Hockey School was established, teaching progressions were created to develop each players skating, hand skills, and checking technique, irregardless of the players' talent level.  This is accomplished by making sure the Coaching Staff are all "Hockey Educators".  Our goal is to teach the game in a well planned, disciplined, and "Fun Environment"!  Each Staff member has been carefully selected to ensure player development so your son's and daughter's can reach the "Goals" they have set for themselves in the GREAT GAME OF ICE HOCKEY! 


Terry Christensen

Terry has been Coaching Hockey at the Elite Levels for more than 30 years.  More importantly, he has been working with players to develop there skills to the highest level possible.  He has coached at the International, Collegiate, Professional, and Amateur Levels.  As well, he has worked with NHL Teams to improve skating skills of selected players.  USA Hockey has also hired Terry to Lecture at their Level IV Clinics.  He is a Master Level Certified Coach.
 

Grant Sonier

Grant Sonier

Grant has an extensive background in Hockey. He has been a Head Coach at the ECHL and IHL (at the time, 1 level below the NHL), an Assistant General Manager for the NHL Florida Panthers under GM Rick Dudley, and a General Manager for the PEI Charlottetown QMJHL Franchise. In the summer, Grant is a Head Instructor and has worked in a Player Development role for several years. He has a great eye for identifying what each player needs, to improve as a Hockey Player.


Tom Miller

Tom is a Level IV Certified Coach with proven results at the International, High School, AAA, and Travel Hockey Levels.  His Teams have won (1) State Championship, (4) District Championships, and (3) Regional Silver Stick Championships.  He has a number of players who have gone on to play College Hockey.  His coaching strength is his ability to develop player skills within the Team Concept.  Currently, he is the Travel Hockey Director for the Kensington Valley Hockey Assoc.


Troy Adams

Troy has been one of the mainstays on our Coaching Staff.  He has Coached at all levels of Armature Hockey and has developed a number of player's who have gone on to play Professional and College Hockey.  Most notably, Colin Long who signed a Professional Contract in the NHL and is now playing Professionally in Europe and Austin Cangelosi who is a Top Player for Boston College.  Troy's greatest asset as a Coach is his ability to work with ALL age levels.  The younger players really enjoy being on the ice with Troy.

Kyle Christensen

Kyle is a Level IV Certified USA Coach and has worked at all levels of Minor Hockey. His strength is in Player Skill Development and is one of our top skating and hand skill instructors. He has been a Head Coach at the U-16 and U-18 AAA and AA levels during the regular season.
Kyle has also developed a Skills Development Clinic where he works with hockey players of all age levels.


Keith Kurland

Keith was a top College Hockey Player who turned down a Professional playing opportunity to become a Fighter Pilot in the Marines. Not only did he accomplish that goal, he also reached the Officer Level of Lieutenant Colonel which is a testament to discipline and hard work.  He has great "passion" for the game and is an excellent instructor.  Keith is a Level IV Certified Coach who has worked with all age levels.  When on the ice, he places a lot of emphasis on doing things the "Right Way" which will be of great benefit to your son or daughter!