Hockey Operations

Head Coach – open

 

 

Assistant Coach – Taylor Shaw

Shaw, a native of Sartell, MN joins the Kenai River Brown Bears staff after spending the past three seasons with the Gillette Wild in the NA3HL. During his time in Gillette, Shaw held various positions including most recently serving as the Associate Head Coach. In addition to his roles with the Wild, he has served as both the Gillette Youth Hockey Association Skill Director and Goalie Clinic Coordinator. During the summer months, Shaw also currently serves as a Head Coach for Team Northwest AAA Hockey.

Prior to his time in Gillette, Shaw spent three seasons as an Assistant Coach of the Proctor Boys High School Hockey team in Proctor, MN. In 2014, he started his coaching career as a Bantam Coach for the Duluth East Youth Hockey Association in Duluth, MN.

Since graduating from the University of Minnesota-Duluth in 2016, he has been an Economics Teacher at Minnesota Connections Academy. Shaw resides in Gillette with his wife Brittany, and their two kids.

tshaw@krbbears.com

 

Director of Player Development/Player Personnel – Dan Daikawa

daikawa@maphockey.com

 

Scouts

Bob Jacobson (Ohio/Midwest)

Chase Crenshaw (Michigan/Midwest)

Dan Foss (Wisconsin)

Bryce Ravndahlen (Northern MN)

Chris Bazaluk (Thunder Bay/Ontario)