#TRC Academy is committed to be a world renown and top ranked athletic program that develops athletes to accomplish post secondary goals. Our mission is to create positive relationships as we provide peak performance programs, expert staff, state of the art equipment and a healthy lifestyle experience to fully meet the athletic and academic needs of our athletes. We believe active positive role modelling will build a better community. The Wolfpack core values are honour and integrity to Realize Individual Success Everyday!
The #TRC Hockey Academy is a complete ten month program that includes education, off-ice strength and conditioning, mental training and team development. Through knowledge, research and experience, the #TRC Hockey Academy identifies the key areas of focus to develop the strongest, most intelligent and committed hockey players.
Using a combination of on and off-ice training, the #TRC Hockey Academy creates the ultimate environment for the players to achieve their personal goals. Practices are designed with individual development depending on the skills, size and position of every individual player. With the combined experiences and tools available to the coaching staff, will create a team environment committed to achieving the ultimate goal of post secondary education options.
#TRC Academy believes and implements many areas of study to develop our players: On-Ice Skill Work, Strength & Conditioning, Athletic Performance Testing, Video Breakdown Analysis, Analytics-Statistics-Game Play, Mental Fitness-Goal Setting, Nutrition Plan & Monitoring, Rest-Repair-Recovery, Socio-Cultural & Cross-Training, Social Media-Correspondence, Volunteerism-Community and Team Building. A competitive schedule, on-ice time (The Brant Sports Complex etc.) with modern training equipment, certified trainers, elite strength & conditioning coaches are all facilitated through The RISE Centre.
Matt Morrow-TRC Hockey Head Coach
The TRC Wolfpack welcomes Matthew Morrow, 32, from Coral Springs, Florida as its new Head Hockey Coach and Head of Hockey Operations. Morrow brings with him 10+ years coaching experience ranging from U18 to collegiate hockey. Morrow joins The Wolfpack after 5 seasons with the New Hampshire Junior Monarchs where he worked with the EHL, USPHL and NCDC teams. Each season his teams finished with winning records, earning consecutive playoff berths. As an assistant coach in 2015, he helped lead the Junior Monarchs to an EHL championship. In 2019, he coached his USPHL team to a National Tournament appearance and assisted the NCDC team to the playoffs in its inaugural season. In addition to his coaching responsibilities with the Junior Monarchs, Morrow held the title of Director of Scouting and Recruiting. In the 5 seasons Morrow was with the organization, the Junior Monarchs placed more than 50 players into NCAA programs. Prior to New Hampshire, Morrow coached Junior A in the NAHL with the Soo Eagles and collegiately in the ACHA for Penn State University. Morrow‘s introduction to coaching came at the U18AAA level in his native South Florida. Soon after, he joined the staff at his Alma mater, the North Broward Preparatory School, where the Eagles captured the Florida State Championship in 2010. As a student-athlete at North Broward Prep, Morrow was a varsity starter for both the soccer team and ice hockey team, which he captained as a senior. Morrow received his BBA from the University of Miami (‘10) and his MBA from Penn State University (‘13).
TRC ACADEMIC STUDENT-ATHLETE PLEDGE
Through a partnership with St. John’s College (SJC) of the Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board, #TRC Hockey Academy athlete’s will attend their classes with constant communication between teachers, coaches and parents to ensure academic success. The partnership allows the athletes to maintain their practice and off-ice schedule.
St. John’s College offers the most unique courses and specialized advanced placement studies. TRC & SJC Guidance has extensive NCAA & U Sports knowledge to give individual attention to place TRC Academy student-athletes at the post secondary institution that meets their athletic and academic potential.
SJC Highlights: Advanced Placement Program, New Science & Computer Labs, Specialist High Skills Major Programming wishing to pursue careers in Communications Technology, Arts & Culture, Construction, Sports Leadership, Hospitality & Health Care, Noted Music-Culinary-Drama-Technology-Media-Arts-Sport extra curricular activities, Mission Trips, Campus Ministry and Community Commitment.
TRC Men’s Hockey Schedule 2020-2021
NAPHL-North American Prospects Hockey League is made up of 41 teams from 17 programs that compete at the 18U, 16U and 15U USA Hockey Tier I level. #TRCMH NAPHL 16U Overview (4 x Minnesota, 1 x Dallas and 1 x Detroit (Playoffs) ) www.naphl.com
CSSHL- Canadian Sport School Hockey League features 19 sport schools and 68 teams in seven different divisions. All programs within the CSSHL are sanctioned Hockey Canada Sport Schools, meeting the regulations of Hockey Canada, BC Hockey, Hockey Alberta, Hockey Manitoba and the Saskatchewan Hockey Association. The CSSHL is a league designed specifically for elite level student athletes, giving these athletes an opportunity to increase their skills on and off the ice, and provide athletes with a high level of competition as well as exposure.
Exhibition Schedule-Ontario Showcase Events TBC
October 2020: Blaine MN NAPHL League Showcase & Ontario Showcase – Sudbury Big Nickel AAA
November 2020: Dallas TX NAPHL League Showcase & Toronto CSSHL Showcase
December 2020: Blaine MN NAPHL League Showcase & Ontario Showcase- Burlington Golden Horseshoe AAA
January 2021: Blaine MN NAPHL League Showcase
February 2021: Detroit MI NAPHL Dixon Cup Playoffs
March 2021: Chicago IL NAPHL Showcase
For more information on the #TRCMH Hockey Academy TRChockey@therisecentre.com