- Coaching experience with players from NHL, NCAA DI, USHL, AAA, & Stanley Cup Champions.
- 2-times Coach of the Year at Marian University & McKendree University.
- 5 Conference Championships while coaching collegiately.
- 10+ years of coaching & training hockey players.
- 2010 New York Islanders Draft pick
- OHL all-star
- Professional hockey player in AHL, ECHL, and Europe.
- 5+ years of coaching and training hockey players.
- Played 6 years of professional hockey
- Played DI hockey at UMASS Lowell
- 15+ years of coaching & training hockey players.
- Signed with Boston Bruins in 2008
- Played 10 years professional hockey
- Playing experience in AHL
- Played DI at Western Michigan University
- Played in USHL for Omaha Lancers
- Owner of RIPT HOCKEY for 8 years
- Co Host of The Hockey Think Tank Podcast
- Olympic Gold Medalist for USA Hockey
- Coach for Lindenwood University Women's NCAA DI
- Professional playing experience in NWHL
- Played collegiately for Lindenwood University.
- Head Coach for Maryville University Men's Ice Hockey DI
- Director of Hockey for Maryville University Men's and Women's hockey programs
- Previously Assistant Coach with University of Arizona DI
KEITH VAN GELS
KEITH VAN GELS
- Experience coaching with goalies and players from the NHL, NCAA D1, & AAA.
- 11 year Instructor for Racine Goalie Academy.
- Goalie Coach for Kirkwood Youth Hockey, Chaminade College Prep, and John Burroughs School.
- 17+ years of teaching & training hockey players.
- 2 time National Champion as a player for Chesterfield Falcons & Lindenwood University DI.
- Coaching experience at Lindenwood University, AAA Blues, & Chesterfield Falcons.
- Diana created Schaefering Power Play Hockey Hockey Skating Skills in the early ’90’s to offer the St. Louis hockey something new and to support and expand the growth of the hockey community.
- Diana has instructed thousands of players at all levels and ages. These include current and former NHL players through the KHL in the professional ranks as well as NCAA D1 & D3, Junior and AAA at the amateur levels. She has also instructed NHL and Junior level officials.
- Involved with summer/winter programs for the Arizona Coyotes, Hartford Whalers and the St. Louis Blues as well as lead power skating coach for over 2 decades with Hockey Ministries International and 15 years at the Stevens Point, WI summer hockey schools.
- USA Hockey Level 4 Coaching Certification as well as a facilitator and instructor at USA Hockey Coaches Clinics.
- Founding Board Member of the Chesterfield Falcon Hockey Organization.
- 2017 Inductee into the St. Louis Amateur Hockey Hall of Fame.