The LVPY Girls Program is excited to announce Head Coaches for the U14 and U12 levels for the 2019-20 season! Nicole Niemsyk will be coaching the U14 team, while Emily Johnson will be coaching on the U12 team.
Here is some more information on both of our coaches:
Nicole will be starting her third season as a Phantoms Youth coach for the girls program. Nicole began playing ice hockey at the age of 6 in New Jersey and played through college where she played for teams such as the Quakers and Concord Flames. She will be starting the season as a level 3 certified coach. Nicole is also a Bethlehem Blast and Freedom Ice hockey alumni.
Emily has been playing hockey for over 20 years, starting at the age of 12. During this time she played for many teams (both girls and boys) the highest level being the Little Flyers Girls U19 Tier 1 AAA during her senior year of high school, which lead to her being recruited to play at the D1 and D3 levels of college hockey. Emily is currently a Level 3 coach and has coached for the last 2 seasons with the Phantoms youth Girls program at both the 12u and 10u levels. She has a passion for the sport of hockey and a passion to see girls hockey continue to grow in the Lehigh Valley.