By Nipawin Hawks
The Nipawin Hawks are very excited to announce that Mark Chase has accepted the position of Asst Coach/Asst GM for the upcoming season. Mark joins the Hawks after spending the 2018/19 season as Head Coach/GM of the Osoyoos Coyotes of the KIJHL. Prior to Osoyoos Mark spent 2 years with the Melville Millionaires as their Asst Coach under former Hawks Asst Coach Devin Windle. In addition to Mark’s time spent coaching junior hockey he has coached at all levels of minor hockey including 2 years as a Head Coach with the Midget Major team in Kamloops, BC. Mark also spends portions of his off seasons coaching multiple spring hockey teams within the Kamloops Jr. Blazers program. Marks experience also includes a short time as a WHL scout for the Prince George Cougars. “I’m enthusiastic about the opportunity to coach the Niapwin Hawks along side Doug Johnson this season. I hope to contribute to, and build on the success the Hawks have had over the past few seasons. I look forward to investing my time supporting the development of the player’s skills and tactical knowledge of the game.” says Mark.