with the 2012-2013 season, Stop It Goaltending will take over all of
goaltending training for the Valley Jr Warriors program. Under the
watchful eye of president and founder Brian Daccord, the Warriors
players will enjoy a system - second to none - that develops youth netminders
in an environment where they are challenged yet have fun at the same
Stop it Goaltending has
experienced tremendous success in developing goaltenders of all levels
and abilities. Over the past 11 years, Stop It Goaltending has been
instrumental in the development of 25 NHL draft picks and more than 75
goalies who have gone on to play college, junior and pro hockey. "We are fortunate and excited to have Brian and his staff join our team and oversee our goaltending program," said Steve MacAdams,
the VJW director of program development. "Their unique system is always on the cutting edge of
goaltending techniques, and our players will reap the benefits of their expertise."
Leading the way is Daccord, a
former goaltending coach for the Boston Bruins who worked alongside
Stanley Cup winning coaches Pat Burns and Mike Keenan and Robbie
Ftorek. Brian is currently the goaltending consultant to Mannheim Adler
in the German DEL, and his book Hockey Goaltending has sold more than
40,000 copies worldwide. He was also featured in The Hockey News as one
of the NHL’s 'Top Goalie Coaches with Crease Clout'.
For more information about Stop It Goaltending, visit their official web site at www.stopitgoaltending.com.