Maple Leafs appoint Trapp as Director of Amateur Scouting
/ Toronto Maple Leafs
Pat Quinn, general manager and head coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs, announced Monday that Barry Trapp has been named the club's new Director of Amateur Scouting.
Trapp has been the Director of Scouting for the Canadian Hockey Association since 1996. During that span Canada's National Junior team has won one gold medal, two silver medals and two bronze medals. He has also won five gold medals with Canada's National Men's Under 18 team.
Prior to assuming his position with the Canadian Hockey Association, Trapp worked as a scout for ten years with the National Hockey League's Central Scouting Bureau. He also coached the Regina Pats and Moose Jaw Warriors of the Western Hockey League. As a player, Trapp played seven years in the Toronto Maple Leafs system.
Barry and his wife Nancy reside in Fort Qu'Appelle, Saskatchewan.