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Jim Abbott Joins NE Edge as Head Coach of 05 Elite for 2018-19 Season

01/30/2018, 5:45pm EST
By Staff

05 Elite Looking to Add 2-4 New Players to Roster

The NE Edge is excited to announce the addition of Jim Abbott as Head Coach of the 05 Elite team for the 2018-19 season.

Jim played in  the  Toronto (TMJHL) and American (NAHL) leagues, where he was an all-star and team leader in goals.  He played for UNH and won back to back Hockey East championships along with two trips to the Frozen Four.  Jim was drafted by the Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL) and played professionally for the Pensacola Ice Pilots, Toledo Storm, Florida Everblades and Idaho Steelheads.  Jim  most  recently coached in the Czech Republic and will coach in the Montreal Meltdown Hockey Tournament in June.  Jim has also been a coach for Reading Youth Hockey from 2011-2017.

*05 Elite is looking to add 2-4 new players to their roster for next season.* 

If interested, contact  Online registration for tryouts is open - to register, go to:

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