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Islanders HC Announces Head Coaches for 2017-18 Midgets

By Islanders Staff, 02/22/17, 6:15PM EST



Nate Bostic: U16 USPHL Head Coach  and Islanders Hockey Club Tyngsboro Youth Director / USPHL Full Season U18/U16/U15 Director. 


Nate enters his 9th season Coaching Juniors/Midget Hockey and his 8th season with the Islanders Organization. For the past five seasons Nate has been Director / Head Coach for both the U18 and U16 Midget Major and Minor hockey programs. Previously, Nate served as the Coach and Director of Player Personnel for the N.E. Huskies of the Eastern Junior Hockey League for two seasons (2010-12) and Volunteer Assistant with Walpole Express in 09'. Before Coaching, Nate played professionally in the CHL and SPHL. He was recruited and played at Niagara University where his teams won the CHA Regular Season Title in 2007, CHA Championship in 2008 and played in the NCAA DI tournament in 2008. Before Niagara University he played 3 seasons in the EJHL and was a two-time All Star while serving as the captain of the 2005/06 N.E. Huskies team. Prior to his junior career Nate played Mass High School Hockey at Wachusett Regional HS where he was named to the Mass All-Star Team and captured the Hockey Night in Boston Major Showcase scoring title in 2003.  Nate is a Worcester, MA native and now lives in Stoneham, MA.


Phone: 781-605-5520
Tim Pelletier: U18 USPHL Head Coach 
      Tim is entering his 4th season coaching with the Islanders Hockey Club U16 & U18 midget programs and has also coached at the college, junior and high school levels for the past 15 years.  Along with coaching in the Islanders organization Tim will also serve as the Skills Director for the Islanders youth program in Tyngsboro, MA. Prior to working with the Islanders he was the head coach for the NE Jr. Huskies Empire team for 4 seasons as well as an assistant coach with St. Anselm College for the 2007-08 season and served on the junior staff for the Valley Jr. Warriors for 3 seasons.   Tim graduated and played four years of collegiate hockey at Plattsburg State University along with being named captain his senior season. Prior to Plattsburgh State Tim played his high school hockey locally with Bishop Guertin HS and then attended the Trinty-Pawling School for a post graduate year.  Tim is a Level 4 USA Hockey certified coach and now lives in Pelham, NH with his wife, Kris, and four children Nicole, Anthony, Nolan, and Aimee.
Phone (508) 498-1536
Aaron Crear: U15 Full Season Head Coach
Aaron Crear will be entering his 6th season with the Islanders Hockey Club. In the previous five season he has guided the U14 team, making the post-season every year. Aaron also serves as an Assistant Varsity Coach at Central Catholic High School, where he starred as a player, twice being named an MVC-DCL All-Conference selection and eclipsing the 100 point mark. Following his high school career, Aaron captained the Tyngsboro Junior Huskies (now the IHC), before heading to Saint Anselm College. While at St. A's, Aaron served as team captain while leading the team to a school record 20 wins and earned First Team All-ECAC East and First Team NE-10 honors.
U15 Full Season Tryout 1
Feb 15 8:10pm Skate 3 Blue
Feb 16 7:50 Skate 3 White
NCDC FUTURES/ Full Season USPHL U18 - U16 - U15 Main CAMP
March 25th
9am-1pm @ Skate 3 Tyngsboro, MA
 March 26th
1:30pm-6:30pm @ Skate 3 Tyngsboro, MA
For more information please contact:
Registration Fee $125