Philadelphia Little Flyers EHL
Head Coach & General Manager
Assistant Coach Philadelphia Little Flyers EHL & Premier Team
New Jersey Rockets U16-U18 AAA National Head Coach. Consultant to several Jr hockey programs
Scout/Assistant Coach – Trenton Titans ECHL
Scout and Assistant to CEO/GM Rich Lisk 2011-2013. Hired as Assistant Coach Trenton Titans for 2013-14 season. Operations suspended prior to start of season.
Head Coach – Philadelphia Revolution Empire Jr A
Coached team to a 39-7-4 overall record, 31-6-3 league record, 3-1-0 in playoffs losing in Semi’s. Most points by a Revolution team in their history.
Finished season with leagues #1 PP and #1 PK.
Named Western Conference All-Star Coach
Named Coach Liberty Bell Games by Ottawa Senators Scout Summer 2011 & 2012
2009 – 2011
Head Coach - Indiana Jr Ice U-18 AAA
In charge of all coaching, recruiting, school placement and billeting of players for the Midget team. Records of 36-19-6 and 38-15-7 over the two seasons. Duties also included running practices for USHL team with Head Coach Charlie Skjodt, working special teams and systems.
2008 - 2009
Head Coach - Seguin Bruins Jr. A OPJHL
Promoted to the Seguin Bruins by the Indiana Ice. The Seguin Bruins were the Ice's affiliate team in the OPJHL. Replaced Head Coach with a 3-15-1 record in last place. In 31 games, finished 14-16-1 and made playoffs.
Head Coach - Indiana Jr. Ice U-18 AAA
Resurrected a program that had a 7-46-6 record in 2007, as of promotion to Seguin Bruins OPJHL, team record was 17-9-1
Skills Coach/Scout Indiana Ice USHL
I was in charge of running morning skill sessions for Head Coach, Charlie Skjodt. 17 of teams 23 players were pre/post age. Duties included all individual skill work, power skating, team oriented drill work. Became on ice coach for special teams and systems work.
2005 - 2008
Head Coach Indianapolis Racers 93's
Formed a team, made up from players from Indianapolis that won 150+ games in 3 years and was National Runner-Up at U-12 in 2006 and at U-14 in 2008
Trenton Titans, ECHL
Helped GM Rich Lisk with player analysis and contacts to Division I hockey players.
2006 - 2012
USA Scout for the Indiana Ice of the USHL
Go to various tournaments and prospect camps to evaluate player’s abilities to one day play in the USHL. Write reports on player’s progress and present them to Jeff Blashill, Charlie Skjodt, Coaches and Jimmy Palifito, Director of Player Personnel
1990 - Present
Owner of Players Edge Hockey Schools. Conduct camps and clinics throughout the United States
EC Dorsten, Germany
Player/Assistant Coach, Division II
Enschede Lions, Holland, Elite Division
Virginia Lancers, ACHL
New Jersey Devils, NHL Rookie and Main Camp
Plattsburgh Pioneers, QMJHL
1st round draft pick for expansion team, after team folded, was re-drafted by Three Rivers in the QMJHL. Signed with Virginia of the ACHL
Jr B Wilmington Wheels
7th round Midget Draft Kitchener Rangers OHL
Head Coach/General Manager
Coach Rose, an alumni of the Little Flyers program as a youth player, rejoins the organization as the head coach of the 2009 team. Rose brings over 20 years of hockey experience to the Little Flyers, having played all over the world in various cities across North America and Europe. Rose played for the Little Flyers from 2005-2011 before leaving the area to play in the NAHL (North American Hockey League) with the Fairbanks Ice Dogs where he won the Robertson Cup and was named to the NAHL All Conference Team. After his junior hockey career, Rose played two seasons at Neumann University before finishing his junior and senior seasons with the Stevenson University Mustangs. Rose received NCAA MAC first team All-Conference and UCHC Second Team All-Conference in his senior season. After graduating college, Rose’s hockey career took him to the SPHL where he was an All-Star for the Knoxville Ice Bears and SPHL All League Second Team member. In 2019-20, Rose took is professional career overseas playing for Hijs Hoki Den Haag in the Netherlands winning the 2019-20 Ron Bertiling Championship. Doug began coaching in 2009, in various spring and summer hockey camps and clinics. In 2017 Doug began coaching with Coaches Choices Hockey Group, working as a defensive coach and recruiter. Most recently, Doug was the 16U head coach/Youth Hockey Coordinator for the Maine Nordiques.