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Pat McKendry Head Coach


Head Coach:   Pat McKendry  (

Coach has been with the WJHS Hockey Program since day one back in the summer of 2003. Coach spent the first 6 seasons of the program working under founding Coach Bill Switaj. In two years at the helm of the program, coach has guided the program to a 34 – 31 – 5 record, earning the programs first 25 win season (2011-2012). Known for a simplistic yet extremely fundamental approach to the game, the Warriors play hard, compete against the toughest competition in the state, and strive for excellence in all that they do.  A native of Kentwood Michigan, Coach McKendry lives in Kent, OH with his wife Maggie and daughter Hallie.


Director of Hockey: Craig Cook

Craig has been with the program from Day one, as a 76’ graduate from Walsh Jesuit; Craig has been vital to the overall success of the Warrior Hockey program. Handling countless duties throughout the years, Craig’s desire, passion, and dedication towards helping the program has been unparalleled.

Assistant Coaches:
Paul Wasnick, Eric Ringel, Kye Budziewski , Joe Kummerl, Brian Noeller (not pictured)

Paul Wasnick Assistant Coach


Assistant Coach:Paul Wasnk

Coach Paul enters his second year in the program after spending the last few years in Southern California. He earned his B.S. in Aeronautics from The University of Notre Dame and is currently studying for his PHD in Bio Mechanical Engineering at the University of Akron. Coach Paul brings tremendous work ethic and knowledge to the Warriors, growing with the program each day.  A native of North Olmstead Ohio, Coach Paul lives in Cuyahoga Falls.



Eric Ringel Assistant Coach

Assistant Coach: Eric Ringel

Coach Ringel comes to the Warriors after a successful playing career at the University of Notre Dame. Coach Ringel had stops in Youngstown OH with the Phantoms of the NAHL and Team USA as a player. Coming from an aggressive, fluid skating player perspective, Coach Ringel works with the Warrior defensemen offering valuable playing lessons from his fine career.  Coach lives in Hinckley OH.



Brandon Moravec Video Coordinator


Video Coordinator:  Brandon Moravec

Brandon handles all video breakdown, film review, and the game DVD process. Under Brandon’s direction, each team that plays against WJ gets a DVD of the game delivered to the locker room. Brandon’s video analysis is critical to the overall success of the Warrior Hockey program. Players always seek out Brandon to watch game film and work towards improving our on ice play.   Brandon lives in Kent OH.



Evan Phenney Goalie Coach


Goalie Coach:Evan Phenney

Coach Phenney brings recent goaltending experience to the Warrior net minders. After a successful Juniors career with the Cleveland Jr. Jacks (NA3HL) and with Kent State University (ACHA), Coach works with all goalies helping with the technical, physical and mental side of their games. Still in school, Coach Phenney is studying for his BS in Accounting from Kent State University.  Coach lives in Kent OH.




Season Highlights & Videos

Hockey Video Highlights

11/23/13: Holy Name vs. WJ

Highlights from November 8 & 9




Nicholas Musgrave '13 and Danielle Margheret '13 named Wendy's High School Heisman State Finalists.

Seniors Nicholas Musgrave, '13  and Danielle Margheret, '13  have been named as State Finalists in the Wendy's High School Heisman Program, which honors the top high school scholars, athletes and citizens in the country.  Since 1994, the Wendy’s High School Heisman Program has honored more than 250,000 of the nation’s most esteemed high school seniors in partnership with the Heisman Memorial Trophy® Committee. The leadership award-honorees are well-rounded young men and woman who excel in learning, performing, and leading in the class room, on the field and in the community.
Like The Heisman Memorial Trophy, the Wendy’s program believes in the pursuit of athletic and academic excellence with integrity. And in addition to honoring student accomplishments, the Wendy’s High School Heisman Program inspires all future high school students to pursue their higher education goals. Students who apply are judged based on their academic achievements, athletic accomplishments, community-leadership, and involvement in various extracurricular activities during grades 9 through 11.
One senior male and one senior female can be selected as a School Winner.  From there, 10 senior males and 10 senior females are selected as State Finalists.  The competition in the Wendy's High School Heisman Award program is very rigorous.
Congratulations to Nick and Danielle for representing Walsh Jesuit so well!