Wednesday, August 24, 2016
BC Hockey announced August 23, 2016 that Adam Geric (Victoria, BC) has joined the Major Midget League’s (MML) South Island Royals as associate coach. He will be replacing Trent Brandevold, who is stepping down from the position.
Geric played minor hockey with the Victoria Racquet Club before joining the Saanich Braves of the Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League (VIJHL) and then moving on to the Western Hockey League’s (WHL) Saskatoon Blades.
After attending the University of British Columbia, Geric moved to Australia, joining the Gold Coast Blue Tongues of the Australian Ice Hockey League (AIHL) for the 2011 season. After playing two (2) seasons with the Blue Tongues, Geric moved to the Newcastle North Stars. In 2014, Geric was named to the Australian national team and competed in the 2014 IIHF Division II World Championship.
The MML was established in 2004 to provide elite level 15, 16 and 17 year olds an opportunity to play within their own age group at a high level and be developed for the next level of hockey. These teams have an opportunity each year to compete for the TELUS Cup, Canada’s National Midget Championship, which will take place in Prince George, BC in April 2017.
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