01.29.18 | Russ Sinkewich Named Cleveland Barons Director of Player Development

The Cleveland Barons are pleased to announce that Russ Sinkewich will be taking on a new role in the organization as the Cleveland Barons Director of Player Development for the 2018-19 season!  Russ has coached for us the last 4 seasons and is the Founder and Head Coach of the Ohio Hockey Project. We know Russ will be another great resource that we’re able to offer our players and families this upcoming season. Russ brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to draw from!

More about Coach Russ:

  • Ohio Hockey Project Founder & Head Coach
  • 7 Year Professional Career
  • Former NCAA Div. 1 Student-Athlete (BGSU)
  • Innovative, Positive, & Detailed Coaching Approach
  • USHL Scout (Youngstown Phantoms)
  • Product of Cleveland Hockey & Proud Ambassador
  • Committed to Positively Impacting Cleveland Hockey
  This upcoming season Russ will be involved with our off-season programming (Barons Summer Development Program), delivering weekly in-season skills sessions, assisting with coaching & player development to every team on a week to week basis, as well as helping deliver key education and information that will be largely beneficial to our Barons families.

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