Brian Hurcombe, Varsity Head Coach
Coach Hurcombe’s has an advanced knowledge of the game of hockey acquired by playing Collegiate Ice Hockey for 4 years, obtaining a Master degree in exercise science, training athletes, and previous coaching experience in hockey, golf and basketball. This experience enables him to create a focused and positive learning environment for players. His understanding of multiple systems of offensive fore checking and defensive zone strategies, power play and penalty kill systems, and on and off ice practice philosophies will benefit all players in the Scituate program.
Frank Smith, Varsity Assistant Coach
Frank was the Co-Head JV Coach and Varsity Asst. Coach at Marshfield HS from Dec. 2000 until May 2018. During that time, Frank was involved in all hockey operations for the Rams 2 JV teams and the Varsity team as well, coaching in excess of 800+ high school hockey games during the last 18 years. During his tenure, the Rams won 8 League titles, 4 Division 1 South Sectional Championships, 2 Division 1 State Championships (2006 & 2011) and made 1 Super 8 appearance (2017). Frank has also been a Head Coach in the Boston Junior Terriers Organization since 2013. Frank is excited for the opportunity to coach and mentor players from the town he has called home for the last 25 years, to become young men that will have a positive impact on their community, now and in the future.
Rob Peters, Varsity Assistant Coach & JV Head Coach
Coach Peters grew up in Chicago where he played competitive AAA hockey at both the club and national development level. He spent 10 years working for the New Jersey Devils Hockey Club in their Marketing/Youth Hockey Grass Roots Community Department. In New Jersey, he was successful in winning multiple tournaments throughout the Northeast at the squirt and midget levels. In two seasons, Coach Peters’ squirt teams were crowned New Jersey Youth League Champs. Coach Peters brings expert knowledge of edge work and game-situation drills to the SHS hockey program.
Jay Ryan, Junior Varsity Assistant Coach
Jay grew up in Dorchester, MA. He holds a USA Hockey Level 3 Coaching Certificate and is in his second year as a Scituate High School hockey Junior Varsity Assistant Coach. He’s spent the past six years coaching youth hockey with the South Shore Seahawks where he is also a 4 year member of their Board of Directors.
Mark Seghezzi, Junior Varsity Assistant Coach
Mark grew up in Quincy, MA and spent his summers in Scituate. He holds a USA Hockey Level 4 Coaching Certificate and is in his second year as a Scituate High School hockey Junior Varsity Assistant Coach. He’s spent the past ten years coaching youth hockey with the South Shore Seahawks and Bay State Breakers. He is also a 6 year member of the Seahawks Board of Directors. Along with coaching the SHS JV team this season he is coaching the Bay State Breakers U14 National Bound Select team.