Spartans Organization

David Forde |
General Manager

705-494- 0024

Forde has been heading the organization since the relocation from Mattawa to beautiful Almaguin. David is responsible for bringing and advancing the talented rosters the Spartans have featured over the past seasons and architect of the organization.

Andy Palfrey|
Asst. General Manager


Coaching Staff

Myles Pepin |
Head Coach

Since joining the Spartans organization in 2014, Myles Pepin has been a staple on the bench, coaching the team to a North Division title in 2014 and several successful regular seasons.

Pepin is a long-time face in local hockey, operating power skating clinics locally for over a decade.

Gary Coulter |
Assistant Coach

A former NHL Player, drafted to the New York Rangers in 1970, Gary brings a wealth of experiance and knowledge to the Spartans bench.

Andre Laperriere |
Assistant Coach / Goalie Coach

Andre is an alumni of the NOJHL and has spent over a decade coaching Junior A hockey. Laperriere is the former Head Coach of the Temiscaming Titans.






Brent Cooper| Director of Player Personnel

Zach Renfrew | Ottawa Reguin/Sweden

Marcus Shellhammer | Sweden


Sally Hitchcock | Billet Coordinator

Andrew Torrance| Head Athletic Trainer

Jon Thompson | Athletic Trainer

Paul Loughran | Strength & Conditioning Coach

Erin Torrance |Academic Advisor