Philadelphia, PA (February 8, 2021)- The Philadelphia Flyers Elite Youth Hockey Club is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Brendan Bradley as new head coach of the 15U team and assistant coach of the 16U team starting with the 2021-22 season.
Mr. Bradley comes to the Flyers Elite with an extensive playing and coaching background that have prepared him for his new role with the club. During the 2020-2021 season, Brendan served as an assistant coach at King’s College in Wilkes Barre, PA. The last two seasons he has also coached at his high school alma mater, Holy Ghost Prep in Bensalem, PA as well as working with the player development company DRIVN Hockey.
Brendan competed for numerous organizations including the Fresno Monsters of the NAHL; the New Jersey Hitmen of the EJHL (currently NCDC) where he was the league’s leading scorer and was awarded The Most Offensive Player; and the University of Vermont, where he was named Most Improved Player, and finished his college career as a Captain. He also played professionally for the for Adirondack Thunder (ECHL), Kalamazoo Wings (ECHL), Syracuse Crunch (AHL), and Utica Comets (AHL).
A native of Warmister, PA, Brendan is an alumnus of the Flyers Elite, having played for them while the club was called Jr. Phantoms. Brendan also skated for the Mercer Chiefs and Philadelphia Revolution, two clubs owned by Black Bear Sports Group.