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Moving beyond 20 years of training goaltenders, Alexander Goaltending continues to improve, develop and expand it's program offerings to meet the changing needs of the goaltending community. With a commitment to bring the latest in skill development to their students, they devote countless hours to the research and study of the latest professional teaching.

OWNER

On the Ice Owner1John Alexander brings over 25 years of experience to teaching goaltenders at the Minor Hockey, Junior A & University level. 

In addition to his position as president of Alexander Goaltending, he works as a Private Consultant
providing technical evaluations of goaltenders playing at all levels to coaches, recruiters & scouts.
He also works as advisor & mentor to several elite goaltenders.

 

PARTNER / DIRECTOR OF GOALTENDING DEVELOPMENT

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The road to David’s professional career began when he took a volunteer position as a goaltending coach with the University of Maine Black Bears. After four years with the Bears he was hired by the Tampa Bay Lightning to work with their AHL affiliate, the Syracuse Crunch as a video/goaltending coach.  Following 4 successful years in Syracuse ending with the Crunch reaching the AHL finals of the Calder Cup, he was offered a position with the St. Louis Blues as their goaltending coach. In just his second year with the Blues, David & the Blues reached NHL finals in the 2019 – 20 season where they went on to win the Stanley Cup.

 

MASTER COACH - JOEL GAUTHIER

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Joel began coaching goaltenders with Moncton Minor Hockey teams starting in 2004 & joined Alexander Goaltending on a part time basis in December 2006. Beginning in 2007 Joel started working with local Pee Wee & Bantam AAA teams moving up to coach with the Major Midget AAA team in the 2012 - 13 season. Shortly after leaving that position, he was hired by the QMJHL Screaming Eagles as goaltending coach with additional responsibilities for video, a position he held until the 2019 – 20 season.

 

 

MASTER COACH - KYLE MACDONALD

Kyle MacDonald On the IceKyle is a Rothesay, NB native who began with the UNB Men’s program as an assistant goaltending coach coming from a Junior A program.  Presently he is goaltending/video coach with the University of New Brunswick REDS men’s hockey team & goaltending coach with the UNB women’s team.  During his tenure with UNB, the team has successfully competed for and won U Sport National titles in 2017 & 2019.  Kyle has been an integral part of Alexander Goaltending's staff several years.

 

 

 

 

 

COACH - TRAVIS FULLERTON

Fullerton IIRiverview native, Travis Fullerton is a long time student & coach with Alexander Goaltending.  Travis' associaton with Alexander Goaltending began when he played Bantam & Midget AAA.  At that time his goaltending coach was the owner of Alexander Goaltending.  Travis has played at the Major Junior, Junior A, University and Professional level, winning back to back CIS National Championships with UNB.  Travis presently plays professionally in Scotland.

 

 

LEAD COACH - RAYMOND LIRETTE

Lirette IIRaymond began working with Alexander Goaltending in 2014 and has coached at their various in-season clinics and summer camps since then. He played with the local Moncton MMAAA team where his coach was the owner of Alexander Goaltending.  He also spent some time in the QMJHL. Presently Ray works with several Minor Hockey teams and conducts clinics & evaluation duties for Shediac Minor Hockey. He instructs at AG in-season clinics and, as well, AG summer camps.