The CT Yankees Youth Hockey Organization was established in 1989 to help boys and girls excel in the sport of hockey.Our mission is to develop hockey players so that they may reach their fullest potential.
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Jeff Hamilton
  • Played 5 different seasons in the NHL for the New York Islanders, Chicago Blackhawks, Carolina Hurricanes, and the Toronto Maple Leafs.
  • Played 6 AHL seasons with four different teams.
  • Yale University's all-time leading scorer.
  • 2010-2011 Finnish SM-liiga Champion while playing for HIFK.
  • 2003-2004 AHL - Willie Marshall Award (leading goal scorer) and First All-Star Team.
  • 3 time All-American, 2 time Hobey Baker Award Finalist at Yale University.
TR Coccaro
  • Played Division I at United States Military Academy (Army).
  • Coached Springfield Jr Pics Midget and Ct Chiefs Midget.
  • Coached Darien Girls U-10.
  • Current coach Mid-Fairfield Mite B.
  • Level 3 USA Hockey Coach.
Sergei Simonov
  • Has coached elite Tier I teams.
  • Specialized in European skill development for hockey players at all age levels.
  • Played professional hockey in Russia.
  • Drafted by the Toronto Maple Leafs.

C.J Marotollo
  • Head Coach at Sacred Heart University.
  • Spent 13 years at Yale University as Head Coach and helped the Bulldogs reach the NCAA Tournament twice, including the 2008-09 season.
  • Has also served as an assistant coach for Team New England at the 1997 Select 16 USA Hockey Festival and coached the 1998 Select 15 team.
  • Coached skill development for the spring CT Yankees boys and girls in 2011.
Bill Maniscalco
  • Current Assistant Coach at Avon Old Farms.
  • Spent 10 years as Head Coach for Choate Rosemar Hall who he guided to four appearances in the New England Prep School playoffs.
  • Spent time at Southern CT State University.
  • Over 100 of his players have advanced to play at the college level.
  • Has coached over 20 professional players.
  • Bill is active in Hockey Night in Boston as well as various USA Hockey select camps.
  • Coached the CT Yankees Brick '01 Team in 2011.
  • Coached skill development for the spring CT Yankees boys and girls in 2011.
Andy Cozzi
  • Has coached youth travel hockey at the Tier I and Tier II levels for the past 20 years.
  • Played Division I at Miami University of Ohio.
  • Attended 3 NHL camps - Detroit Redwings, Buffalo Sabres, and the Boston Bruins.
  • Played professional hockey in the Elite Division I team in Germany.
  • Coached varioius youth hockey teams to state finals, state championships, and Silver Stick championships.
  • Has coached many prep school, juniors, college, and NHL players.
  • Has run and operated summer hockey camps for the past 20 years.
  • Coached the spring/summer '00 CT Yankees in 2011.
  • Level 4 USA Hockey Coach.
Josh Siembida
  • Coached youth travel hockey at the elite and Tier II levels, for both boys and girls.
  • Coached spring CT Yankees girls 14U and 12U in 2011.
  • Level 4 USA Hockey Coach.
  • Played Division I at University of North Dakota as well as Quinnipiac University.
  • Specializes in skill development for players and goaltenders.
Matt Martin
  • Played 4 NHL seasons with the Toronto Maple Leafs.
  • Played 4 AHL seasons for St. John's Maple Leafs.
  • Skated for the 1993 National Championship University of Maine Black Bears.
Nick Costanzo
  • Former Prep School Player at Hebron Academy.
  • College HOckey Johnson and Wales/ECAC-NE.
  • Certified Level 3 USA Hockey Coach.
  • Coached U12 Girls CT Yankees Spring 2011.