• Phone(817) 336-4423
  • Address8851 Ice House Drive, North Richland Hills, TX 76180
  • Open Hours7am - 11pm
  • Phone(817) 336-4423
  • Address8851 Ice House Drive, North Richland Hills, TX 76180
  • Open Hours7am - 11pm

Coaches


Dan Wildfong

Coach Wildfong, the Head Coach of the CHL Champion Texas Brahmas, is a valuable resource for the Jr. Brahmas coaches and consults regularly with the coaching staff to further the development of the Jr. Brahmas players.  Coach Wildfong also participates in training sessions for our young athletes.

Coach Wildfong led the CHL Brahmas to the Conference Finals in his first season behind the bench…won the CHL title in his second season in 2009 over the Colorado Eagles…and has sent his team to four consecutive postseason appearances…Played 8 years of professional hockey…In 6 seasons (353 games) in the CHL with the Bossier-Shreveport Mudbugs recorded 152 goals, 207 assists, 359 points and is 2nd in the league with a combined 1,970 career penalty minutes… Contributed to the playoffs in 5 CHL seasons recording 18 goals, 22 assists, 40 points and 228 penalty minutes for the Mudbugs…Is Bossier Shreveport’s all-time leading scorer and was Captain of the Bossier-Shreveport Mudbugs for two seasons…Selected as “Best Leader” the last three seasons…Named twice as a finalist for the CHL MVP…Has played in the CHL All-Star game…Player assistant 3 years for Mudbugs… Played at Colgate University in the NCAA for four years.

For career statistics, please click the following link:

http://www.hockeydb.com/ihdb/stats/pdisplay.php?pid=22091


Knute Anderson

Coach Knute Anderson has been the NYTEX Hockey Director since NYTEX opened its doors in 2007.  He has also held the position as Head of Coaches for the Jr Brahmas for the past 7 seasons.  During the past 7 years Knute has coached SQ AA, PW AA,  PW A, BT AA, Midget Minor AA, Midget Major A, Jr A III,  and Midget Major AA.  In 2008-9 his Midget Major AA team won the NTXHL Championship. 

Coach Anderson is also the longest active Head Coach for High School entering into his 13th season in the AT&T High School league.  He has won 3 City Championships and 2 State Titles, and currently is in his third year of coaching for the Southlake Dragons.

Coaching Credentials include Level 5 Master Rated Coach, and has attended the past three National Symposiums in Buffalo, Minneapolis, and two years ago in Washington D.C.  He is involved in the growing  the game of hockey in the Little Rookies program, house recreational program and camps and clinics at Nytex Sports Complex.  He has helped in the USA Hockey CEP training for Level I and Level II.  Coached the High School Showcase team for TAHA in Chicago.  Coached the High School All-Star team three times.

In 2014-15 Coach Anderson will once again coach the Midget Major 18U Tier II/AA team for the Brahmas and serve as the Associate Coach for the NA3HL Jr A Tier III team under Coach Al Rooney.  He will also return for his third season for the Southlake Dragons.

Teams Coached:

2013-2014

SQ White.  Midget Major Green.   Southlake Varsity and JV.

2012-2013

Midget Major A.  Southlake Varsity and JV.

2011-2012

SQ AA. Keller Varsity.

2010-2012

PW AA. Midget Minor AA.   Keller Varsity.

2009-10

SQ AA.  PW A. Keller Varsity.

2008-9

Midget Major AA.  Flower Mound Varsity and JV.

2007-8

PW A.  Midget Minor A.  Flower Mound Varsity.

2006-7

BT AA.  Flower Mound Varsity.

Coaching Awards and Accomplishments:

NTXHL Champions SQ AA, PW A, Midget Major AA.

AT&T High School State Champions Two Times (Keller HS).

AT&T High School City Champions Three Times (Keller twice, Flower Mound).

AT&T High School 3rd Place Two Times (Flower Mound).

High School All Star Team  Coach Three Times.

Chicago Showcase Coach.


Ryan Anderson

Lone Star Brahmas Associate Head Coach & General Manager of the NA3HL Texas Brahmas

Ryan Anderson is the two-season head coach of the Fraser Cup Championship-winning Texas Brahmas, a team that plays in the North American 3 Hockey League. Under his leadership and tenure, the team accumulated 74 wins in 87 games, finishing in the top spot of the division each season. Anderson also is reputable for developing skaters to prepare them for the next level of hockey, seeing players earn scholarships to NCAA programs and NAHL tenders. A native of Kingsford, Michigan, Anderson has a wide portfolio of coaching experience, including the Hampton Roads Whalers, Norfolk Admirals and the Corpus Christi Ice Rays.