I have eight years of experience my most recent are:
Assistant Coach 2018/2019 Durham West Atom AA
Assistant Coach 2015/2018 Pickering Panthers Minor Atom Thru Minor Peewee AA
Head Coach 2012/2015 Pickering Panthers Tyke Thru Novice A/AE
Goalie Coach 2004/2005 Clarington Flames Bantam AA
About Chris Crosthwaite
I am a NCCP Development 1 Certified Coach and I have been coaching female hockey for 10 years – 4 as a rep team head coach and the other years as an assistant and goalie coach on a various rep teams.
I have had the pleasure to work with some great coaches over the years and I have learned and developed my coaching style along the way.
I have an absolute passion for hockey and coaching – I am a student of the game constantly reading and learning on how to better coach and play this great game.
I will strive to help all of the girls improve their play as an individual and working within the team.
I coach players with a passion, energy and excitement while teaching sportsmanship and integrity.ine years of coaching at the Rep level within the OWHA.
Nine years of coaching at the Rep level within the OWHA.
Most recent coaching experience:
Assistant Coach, 2018/2019 Atom A team
Goalie Coach 2016/2017 Midget A team
Head Coach, 2013/2014 Bantam A team
Head Coach, 2012/2013 Peewee A team
Head Coach, 2011/2012 Peewee BB team
As a coach, I strive to create a positive, competitive & enthusiastic environment where hard work, discipline, fitness and good sportsmanship provide a rewarding experience for the girls both on and off the ice. I coach with the objective that each player and the team as a whole strive to “Get better every day”.
We will be looking players that are prepared to fully commit to the program with enthusiasm, hard work and an eagerness to learn and improve both their individual and team skills.
The 2019-20 season will be Mike’s fourth coaching with the Scarborough Sharks organization, and he is excited to be a part of the Peewee BB coaching staff. Mike is a level D1 NCCP certified coach and brings over 15 years of coaching and athlete development to the bench.
Some of his qualifications and experience include:
D1 Certified Coaching Qualification
Head Coach of 2018-2019 Scarborough Sharks ATOM DS (Guelph Invitational Gold Medal Winners, 2019)
Assistant Coach 2017-2018 Scarborough Sharks ATOM DS (Guelph Invitational Silver Medal Winners, 2018)
Teaching Specialist in Physical and Health Education
First Aid/CPR-HCP Training (2016)
Mike believes in establishing a positive environment for players and families. Playing hockey is about more than staying physically active—it’s also about making social connections that last a lifetime. This season, Mike will work with Coach Drew Gill to provide the opportunity for players to work hard, have fun, and grow as people and athletes. He looks forward to coaching players that bring enthusiasm and commitment to the BB program and who have a desire to improve individually and as part of a team.
Lindsay has been a head coach with the Scarborough Sharks for the past 7 years, most recently as the head coach for the 2018-19 Bantam B team. She is also a player who joined the Sharks in her first year of Bantam and continues to play on the Senior A team. Through her playing career, the teams have achieved multiple LLFHL championships, and Provincial bronze, silver and gold.
Lindsay brings her knowledge of hockey from her time as an assistant coach, head coach and as a player with the Scarborough Sharks. She brings her passion for the game, strong work ethic, and skills development to every team that she has coached. Through her network of coaches and professional skills instructors, Lindsay has access to a strong core of expertise with whom she can collaborate to build a successful hockey program. She continuously strives to build and improve her players through team building, skills development, and promoting a positive environment both on and off the ice. Lindsay has developed teams and its players to compete in the LLFHL playoffs as well as the OWHA Provincials.