Coach Zane Truman

Coach Zane began his hockey career playing youth hockey for the Webster Groves Wings  and Affton Americans. Zane played high school hockey at De Smet and junior hockey for the St. Louis Junior Blues before attending Washington University in St. Louis and starting his coaching career. Coach Zane has been teaching private skating and hockey lessons for over 15 years along with coaching youth hockey teams of all ages for 15 seasons in both the USA and Canada.

Coach Alex Switzer

Coach Alex played youth hockey for the Kirkwood Stars and moved on to the Affton Americans CSDHL program. After youth hockey coach Alex played high school hockey at CBC before attending University of Missouri. Alex currently coaches with the St. Louis Amateur Blues and previously coached for Kirkwood Stars.

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Coach Ryan Dietl

Coach Ryan played youth hockey for the Webster Wings/St. Louis Rockets. Ryan played high school hockey for Webster Groves before moving to Texas to play Jr. hockey for the Brahmas. Coach Ryan has been teaching private lessons for the past 8 years and working with the AAA Blues and Carshield organizations for the past 4 seasons. 


Coach Robert Nissel

Coach Robert played youth hockey for the Ashburn Xtreme in Northern Virginia before playing high school hockey at Broad Run. Robert continued his career playing college hockey at Univ of Cincinnati. After college Robert spent 6 seasons as the youth program head coach of the Ashburn Xtreme and head coach for Briar Woods HS. Most recently Robert coached for St. Xavier Prep School. Robert has over 10 years of private lesson and camp experience before joining STLHT.


Coach Joe Kavanaugh

Coach Joe played youth hockey for the Twin Bridges Lighting and then Central States for the St. Peters Spirit. Coach Joe played high school hockey for Pattonville before playing club hockey at the University of Minnesota. After college Joe coached for the St. Peters Spirt before joining STL Hockey Training.