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Colorado Thunderbirds Announce Coaches for 2020-2021 Season

By T1EHL Staff , 02/12/20, 3:00PM CST


The Colorado Thunderbirds are pleased to announce their head coaches for the 2020-2021 season.

The Thunderbirds, along with our other organizations, offer the highest level of coaching from top to bottom. “Moving forward, we are focused on our culture for all ages 10U-18U. We believe attitude and work ethic are two things that can be controlled every day,” the organization said. 

The Colorado Thunderbirds provide the benchmark of AAA competition for elite players at the 18U, 16U, 15U, 14U, 13U, 12U, 11U, and 10U levels, and are proud members of the Tier 1 Elite Hockey League.  The Thunderbirds 16U team is 14-time State Champion, 4-time T1EHL Champions with 8 National Tournament appearances, winning the 16U National Championships in 2010. 

The 14U team is 10-time State Champion and has had 9 appearances at the National Tournament; the 18U team has won the State Championship once and been to five National Tournaments; and their 15U team has won the State Championship once.

Colorado Thunderbirds Head Coaches 2020-2021

18U Head Coach        Kelly Hollingshead    
16U Head Coach        David Clarkson        
15U Head Coach        Cam Clemenson     
14U Head Coach        Phil Patenaude        
13U Head Coach        Adam Shaner          
12U Head Coach        Charlie Host            
11U Head Coach        Lev Cohen                 
10U Head Coach        TBD

*Assistant coaches TBA