KYLE BANKS

OFF-ICE COACH /
SKILLS COACH

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KYLE HAS MADE QUITE THE IMPACT IN THE PLAYERS WHO TRAIN AT PHT SINCE JOINING OUR COACHING. STAFF IN THE FALL OF 2021. KYLE IS VERY GIFTED IN CONNECTING WITH YOUNG ATHLETES AND SHOWS THROUGH HIS PASSION FOR DEVELOPING YOUNG HOCKEY PLAYERS ON AND OFF THE ICE. KYLE STRIVES TO EDUCATE, MOTIVATE, AND ENCOURAGE THE NEXT GENERATION OF HOCKEY PLAYERS TO BECOME GREAT PEOPLE LATER ON IN LIFE. KYLE HAS BEEN ACTIVE IN TRAINING EVEN BEFORE JOINING PHT BY COACHING WITH THE DETROIT RED WINGS AT THEIR YOUTH CAMPS EACH SUMMER. KYLE IS CURRENTLY A STUDENT ATHLETE ATTENDING ROCHESTER UNIVERSITY WORKING TOWARDS A DEGREE IN SPORTS MANAGEMENT.

 

KYLE BEGAN PLAYING HOCKEY AT THE AGE OF 4 IN ST. CLAIR SHORES. GROWING UP HE PLAYED FOR SEVERAL LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS INCLUDING THE MICHIGAN ICE HAWKS, MICHIGAN TRAVELERS, MT. CLEMENS WOLVES, AND THE TROY STING. AFTER PLAYING ONE SEASON OF HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEY FOR SCS UNITED, KYLE PLAYED TWO SEASONS IN THE USPHL FOR THE MOTOR CITY HAWKS.

PLACING AN EMPHASIS ON ATTITUDE IS VERY IMPORTANT TO KYLE BECAUSE HE UNDERSTANDS THE AMOUNT OF IMPACT THAT IT HAS ON OTHER ASPECTS OF LIFE AND IN THE MENTAL SIDE OF SPORTS/ATHLETICS.