NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators introduced Ronda Engelhardt will turn into a North American newbie scout primarily based out of Minnesota, the primary feminine scout employed by the crew.
The hiring of Engelhardt on Wednesday comes a day after the Calgary Flames added Rebecca Johnston for a participant improvement function and the Seattle Kraken promoted Alexandra Mandrycky to assistant normal supervisor after three years as director of hockey technique and analysis.
Engelhardt has been head coach of the Premier Hockey Federation’s Minnesota Whitecaps the previous 4 seasons and gained the Isobel Cup in 2019. The native of Roseville, Minnesota, was a U.S. ladies’s nationwide crew participant and captain on the College of Minnesota in 2002-03.
She beforehand was an assistant hockey coach at Division III St. Thomas and the women highschool head coach on the Breck College in Minnesota.
Basic supervisor David Poile additionally introduced Sebastian Bordeleau has joined coach John Hynes’ employees as a expertise coach. Nathan Gerbe was employed to interchange Bordeleau because the Predators’ ahead improvement coach, working with assistant normal supervisor Scott Nichol evaluating Nashville’s prospects.
Former NHL participant Brett Carson has joined assistant normal supervisor Jeff Kealty’s employees as a North American Newbie Scout for the western a part of the USA and Canada. Jason Nordby is the Predators’ new assistant power and conditioning coach after 17 seasons as power coach with the AHL’s Milwaukee Admirals.
Michael Bingham joins the Predators’ tools employees as a coordinator, and Jon Sherman was employed as hockey operations coordinator and analyst.