CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – Sunrise Sports & Entertainment and the Florida JR Panthers announced today the creation of the Florida JR Panthers Steering Committee to help grow the organization’s travel hockey program and continue the development of youth hockey in the South Florida region.
Steering Committee members will be involved in tryouts, player selection, coaching clinics, player development, and look to play a positive role in the travel hockey careers of the 200-plus players and families involved in the Florida JR Panther program.
The Steering Committee will meet regularly during the 2011-12 season to discuss a variety of short-term and long-term issues and initiatives. Committee members include:
Florida Panthers Assistant General Manager Michael Santos
Florida JR Panthers President Jeff Campol
Fox Sports Florida analyst and former Panthers forward Bill Lindsay
Florida Panthers Goaltending Coach Robb Tallas
Florida JR Panthers General Manager Jeff Grier
Florida JR Panthers Director of Coaching and former NHL player Paul Healey
Florida Panthers Manager of Team Services Michael Dixon
Anyone interested in learning more about the Florida JR Panthers Steering Committee should contact Jeff Campol at 954-341-9956 ext. 215 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
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