MARK JOHNSON

Mark Johnson

Mark played for his father “Badger Bob” at the University of Wisconsin where he was a two-time All-American and member of the 1977 NCAA Championship team. Johnson would emerge as a star in Madison, becoming the school's second all-time leading scorer with 256 points in just three seasons. Most notably, he led the 1980 U.S. Olympic Team’s gold medal-winning effort with 11 points, including two goals in the “Miracle-On-Ice” game against the Soviet Union. Following his Olympic experience, Johnson embarked on a successful 11-year NHL career, garnering 203 goals, 305 assists and 508 points with five different teams from 1980-90. Upon retirement from playing professionally, Johnson was the Assistant Coach of the University of Wisconsin Men's Hockey Team for 6 years.  Johnson is currently the head coach of the women’s hockey team at his alma mater, having led Wisconsin to four NCAA championships (2006, 2007, 2009 and 2011). Mark Johnson has established the University of Wisconsin's rank among the elite in all of college women's hockey. He also served as the head coach of the 2010 silver-medal winning U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team.

PETER JOHNSON

Peter Johnson

Peter played for his father “Badger Bob” at Wisconsin and was a member of the 1981 NCAA Championship team and captained the ‘81-’82 team. Peter was a member of the U.S. National Team in 1982 and ‘83; participated in the National Olympic Festival in ‘81,’82 and ‘83 and played in the 1982 World Ice Hockey Tournament in Finland. Peter previously served as Assistant Coach of three outstanding college programs: Wisconsin, Bowling Green and Cornell and scouted for the Toronto Maple Leafs of the NHL for 9 years. He was the Assistant Coach of the University of Wisconsin Women's Hockey Team in 2010 and is currently the Head Coach of the U16 Girl’s team at Shattuck St. Mary’s in Faribault, MN.

TIM MCCONNELL

Tim McConnell

Tim is a veteran of the Hockey School. A college football coach for 13 years, Tim has a wealth of experience working with young people in many important capacities. As the play-by-play announcer for the Hockey School games, he has established a national reputation as the “Voice of the Rockies”, and claims a large and varied following. Tim splits his time in Colorado Springs, CO and Scottsdale, AZ where he is President/Managing Partner of Legacy Wealth Financial Partners.

Other Coaches

SCOTT MCCONNELL – The oldest grandson of Bob Johnson, Scott played at the University of Denver and was a member of the 2004 NCAA Championship Team. Scott has coached at the highest junior hockey ranks.

DOUGLAS JOHNSON – Has been coaching high school and midget hockey since 2004.

CHRIS JOHNSON – Played two seasons of junior hockey for the Fairbanks Ice Dogs of the NAHL before playing hockey at Augsburg College from 2006-2010 where he was a two-time All-American. Chris is currently an Assistant Coach for Augsburg University of the MIAC.

PATRICK JOHNSON – Played one year of junior hockey for the Lincoln Stars of the USHL before playing hockey at the University of Wisconsin from 2007-2011. After college, Patrick played one season of pro hockey for the Wheeling Nailers in the ECHL.

ROB ANDRINGA – A school participant as a youth, Rob went on to play for the University of Wisconsin and was a member of the 1990 NCAA Championship team. Rob has over 25 years of experience coaching youth hockey.

JOHN PARKER – John played for the University of Wisconsin and was a member of the 1990 NCAA Championship team. John has over 25 years of experience coaching youth hockey.