The Nanaimo Clippers Hockey Club are excited to announce the hiring of Ben Walter as the Hockey Club’s new Skills Coach.
Walter who is the current Head Coach of the North Island Silvertips U18 Team has a ton of experience playing in the NHL and 13 pro seasons. He started his Junior Career in the BCHL with the Langley Hornets following three years in the NCAA.
“We are excited to welcome Ben to our program to continue to develop our Junior A Players while we continue to build our relationship with our minor programs like the Silvertips.” commented Tali Campbell, Clippers general manager. “Ben will help with all our programs, Junior A, Spring Teams and all Minor Hockey Programs.”
“Having Ben join our team just gives us that extra push in being the best Junior A Program in Canada.” said Darren Naylor, Clippers vice-president and head coach “I had the pleasure of working with Ben a bit this past season and his attention to detail will help every player he works with.”
Walter will continue as the Head Coach of the North Island Silvertips while working alongside the Nanaimo Clippers.