Travis Crickard (HC)

travis crickard HCHead Coach

  • 2021-2022 is Travis’ second season with the Waterloo Wolves U18 program
  • 2021, was the Video Coach for Team Canada U18 – Gold Medalists at the IIHF U18 World Championship
  • 2015-2019 was an Assistant Coach with the Kelowna Rockets (WHL). Helped lead the Rockets to four 40 plus win seasons, two BC division titles, three Western Conference Finals, the 2015 WHL Championship and a berth in the 2015 Memorial Cup final
  • 2016 and 2017 coached with Hockey Canada at the World U-17 Challenge. Helped the team secure a silver medal in 2016.
  • 2013-2014 was as an Assistant Coach with Ottawa 67’s (OHL)
  • 2012-2013 was the Head Coach Ottawa Jr. 67’s U18 AAA team. The team won the Ontario Eastern Midget Hockey League (OEMHL) Regular Season and Playoff Championship, Central Region Midget AAA Championship, and a berth in the Telus Cup National Midget Championship Final. Travis was also named 2012-2013 OEMHL Coach of the Year.
  • From St. John’s, Newfoundland, Travis and his wife Natalie have one daughter Laoghaire and reside in Waterloo
  • Travis has a Master’s Degree in Sport Psychology and is a Player and Coach Development Specialist with Hockey Canada