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Maco Balkovec named BWC Hockey Director

By BWC Media, 06/07/14, 9:45PM CDT


Long-time Wisconsin HS coach returns to his native Canada

May 31, 2014

The Burnaby Winter Club has turned to the US High School development program to recruit its new Director of Hockey Development.

Maco Balkovec was named to the new full time position by BWC president Ryan Wilson, and General Manager, Len McNeely, at the BWC AGM last night. The appointment comes just one year after the club launched its new E15 and E18 Academy programs.

"Having Maco on board with his experience in High School Hockey will be a huge tool for our hockey academy teams, he will further enhance our academy development model. The lower mainland minor hockey landscape is changing, and having Maco involved with further push it in the new direction" said Leland Mack, Head Coach of the Elite 15 team at the BWC Hockey Academy.