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IceCats Hockey Club name Hockey Director/Varsity Head Coach

By admin, 06/08/18, 2:00PM CDT

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The IceCats are pleased to announce the hiring of Jason Ori as the IceCats Hockey Director and Varsity Head Coach, effective today.

Vernon Hills, IL 6/8/18 – Guy Considine, President of the IceCats Hockey Club, is pleased to announce the hiring of Jason Ori as the IceCats Hockey Director and Varsity Head Coach effective today.

Coach Ori joins us from The Chicago Young Americans where over the past several seasons he has served as President and C.E.O. as well as coached Squirt Major up to Midget U16’s and U18’s. He has led teams to multiple Illinois State and National Championship Titles.

Coach Ori grew up playing for the C.Y.A. program and played on teams that won 7 State Championship and 2 National Titles. He also won a State Title playing for Glenbrook South High School and went on to play prep hockey at Northwood Preparatory School in Lake Placid, New York. He continued his playing days in the United States Hockey League’s (U.S.H.L.) Omaha Lancers and went on to play collegiate hockey at the University of Illinois.

"We are thrilled to have Jason join us and take the lead of the IceCats Hockey program. We feel extremely confident that Jason will elevate our program to new heights and make us a serious contender for years to come. What Jason brings to our program will help establish a new standard for both our players and our overall program", said Guy Considine.

Jason resides in Libertyville with his wife and 3 children and is also a business owner in Libertyville.