Our Coaches


Benn Ferriero- (Boston College 09’ & Governors Academy 05’)

Benn played in 3 National Championship games at BC while winning an NCAA Championship in 2008. Benn signed with the San Jose Sharks after graduating. He played 100+ NHL games along with stints in the AHL and the Austrian Elite League before retiring in 2015.

Brian McGuirk- (Boston University 08’ & Governors Academy 04’)

Brian was selected by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.  He played 3 years of professional hockey with the Syracuse Crunch (AHL) and Kalamazoo Wings (ECHL) after serving as captain at BU.

Rob Riley- (Boston College 78’)

Rob’s resume includes head coaching jobs at Army, the Columbus Blue Jackets AHL affiliate in Springfield and the NEFPHL. Rob coached Mass North in the inaugural Fall Prep Season. Rob is previously a scout for the Buffalo Sabres.

Cody Ferriero- (Northeastern 14’ & Governor’s Academy 10’)

Cody is a NEFPHL alumni. Cody was drafted 127th in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft by the San Joes Sharks.  Cody played 4 years at Northeastern and 2 years in the ECHL with the Rapid City Rush and the Utah Grizzlies.

Dan Ronan- (Boston University 99’ & Belmont Hill 95’)

Earned 4 Beanpot Championships and 2 NCAA Frozen Four appearances.  Dan was a captain in 1999. He won the Hockey East Distinguished Scholar Award in 1999. Dan played professional hockey in the United Hockey League for 2 years.

Kevin Schaeffer- (Boston University 07’)

A 6th round draft pick of the Nashville Predators. After BU, Kevin played four years of professional hockey in both the AHL and ECHL, spending time with the Providence Bruins, Hartford Wolfpack, Charlotte Checkers and Las Vegas Wranglers.

Matt Ronan- (Boston University 14’ & Belmont Hill 09’)

In 2014, Matt earned the Mike Boyle Terrier of Steel Award, and was honored as a member of the Hockey East All Academic Team.

Matt Gordon-  (Sacred Heart 10’ & Belmont Hill 06’)

Matt served as a 2 year captain at both Belmont Hill, where he was an all ISL selection and Sacred Heart.

Jeff Miller- (Dartmouth College & Phillips Andover)

Four year letter winner and captain.  Upon graduation from Dartmouth, Jeff played one year professionally in Europe.

Brian Murphy- (Saint Anselm)

Brian was elected to the Anselmian Athletic Hall of Fame and finished his career as the third all-time leading scorer with 85 goals and 90 assists.

Kevin Hart- (Providence College 14’ & Phillips Exeter 10’)

Spent four seasons at PC and captained the 14’ team. Kevin spent one season with the Elmira Jackals in the ECHL, and two seasons with the Dundee Stars.

Dan McGoff- (Boston University & Nobles)

Captured 3 Beanpot Titles and 1 Hockey East Championship. Dan played for 3 years in Europe where he won a Dutch League Championship in 2010-2011.

Ralph O’Maley- (Fitchburg State)

A USA certified Level 4 Coach and his experience includes serving as Director of Coaching for Pentucket Youth Hockey, Top Gun and NEFPHL U19 Coach (2015-2017).

Michael Ristuccia-(Umass Dartmouth & Winchendon)

Fall Prep Alum served as two year captain at Umass Dartmouth.