ST. JOHN’S, NL - The Newfoundland Growlers are proud to announce that Gene Reilly has been named Associate Coach for the hockey club ahead during the 2023-24 season.
Reilly, 61, brings over 30 years of coaching experience to the Newfoundland bench including 10 years in the professional ranks. The Springfield, Massachusetts native most recently served as a Team Consultant for Avangard Omsk in the KHL.
An NCAA champion as an Assistant Coach with the University of Maine in 1998-99 and a two-time Austrian title winner with EC Salzburg as their Assistant Coach between 2008-2010, Reilly also served as a Pro Scout for two seasons with the Carolina Hurricanes from 2012 to 2014.
The Growlers return to the Mary Brown’s Centre on Thursday, October 26 as they host the South Carolina Stingrays. Single game tickets are on sale now, please visit nlgrowlers.com/tickets today for further information regarding ticket options.