Coach Kyle Koennecke brings over 15 years of coaching experience to the Cleveland Barons Organization. In addition to his involvement with the Cleveland Barons; Kyle also owns and manages the Ohio Prospects which operates U18/U16 Pre-Post and Tournament teams. Kyle played 4 seasons of Division III NCAA College Hockey at Nichols College.
Coach Vinyard joins the Barons once again and will be in his third full season coaching. He was born and raised in Parma and played for the AAA Program growing up. He then moved onto the U18s with the Youngstown Phantoms before playing Juniors in Canada. From there, he went on to college and played for John Carroll University. Kevin served as team Captain and is third in all time points. Vinyard also holds the record for all time leading goal scorer in school history.