Coach Frank joined the CYA staff in 2013. Since then he has been fortunate enough to be part of some very successful teams.
FIVE State Championships, THREE USA Hockey Central District Championships, SIX appearances at the USA Hockey National Championships-including a GOLD, SILVER, and BRONZE Medal, plus TWO Quarter Final appearances. He has coached dozens of players that have gone on to have NCAA Hockey careers. Most importantly, he has taught hundreds of players to love the game.
Prior to CYA Coach Frank was Vice President of Hockey Operations for the Glen Ellyn Flames, and Hockey Director for the Cyclones Amateur Hockey Association. He has served as a Board Member or Affiliate Representative for Northern Illinois Hockey League (NIHL), North West Hockey League (NWHL), South West Spring League (SWSL), and Central States Development Hockey League (CSDHL).
He has also served the Amateur Hockey Association of Illinois (AHAI) in roles ranging from Girls Hockey to Player Development. He served the USA Hockey Central District as a Head Coach at the Player Development Camps in Ames IA for several years.
As a player, administrator, and coach, Frank has won numerous League, State, District, and National Championships.
Frank is a USA Hockey Level 5 Master Coach