The Kelly Ford Gander Flyers are extremely excited to announce Janice Fitzgerald as NEW Team President.
Janice comes to the Flyers with a long history of volunteering in hockey at the local level.
She has served on the board of the Gander Minor Hockey Association (GMHA) and managed all teams from Atom to Midget within the Association. She has taken the lead in organizing many provincial tournaments and out of province tournaments including the Atlantics. [Full Story]
The Kelly Ford Gander Flyers are pleased to announce the signing of forward and Gander’s own Colton Collins.
Collins was acquired by the Flyers as a Territorial Pick. Colton is a product of the Central Ice Pak Major Midget program.
Last season Collins played Junior in the Island Junior Hockey League (IJHL) in PEI with the Kensington Vipers. [Full Story]
The Kelly Ford Gander Flyers are very pleased to announce Gander’s own Rick Sheppard as new Head Coach.
Sheppard is very well known in local hockey circles.
As a player, Sheppard was a product of the Gander Minor Hockey system and went on to play at the Senior level with the Bonavista Cabots, Grand Falls-Windsor Cataracts, and Gander Flyers.
In 2001 he began coaching Gander Minor Hockey and has coached at all divisions throughout the system and won championships at all levels. He has also been very active coaching High School hockey in Gander. [Full Story]
The Kelly Ford Gander Flyers are very excited to announce the signing of defenseman and Gander’s own Thomas Hedges.
Hedges was acquired by the Flyers as a Territorial Pick.
A former product of the Central Ice Pak Major Midget program, Hedges has played the last 3 seasons with the Woodstock Slammers in the Maritime Junior A Hockey League.
In 3 seasons with the Slammers, he played 116 games, scored 25 points, and collected 276 penalty minutes. Last season Thomas was the team’s assistant captain. [Full Story]