Bombers announce new head coach

by Shawn Dunnett

The Barrhead Bombers and GM Aly Virani wish to welcome Head Coach Dave Hyrsky and his family to the team and to the Town of Barrhead. Dave is originally from Sault Ste. Marie, ON and after a playing career in Junior A, went on to coach at the U18 AAA, High School and Canadian University levels. He has coached professionally in Europe which is highlighted with a Men's World Championship Gold Medal and two Silver Medals at the U18 and U20 levels respectively, while serving as the Head Coach for the Serbian National team. He then moved to the Elite League in the Netherlands for the next 7 years. For the last two seasons Dave has served as the head coach of the USPHL's Las Vegas Thunderbirds.