Stavros Paskaris begins his fourth year as assistant coach for the men’s hockey team at Adrian College. Paskaris came to Adrian after a one-year stint as the assistant coach at Ohio University for their ACHA Division I program. The Bobcats were CSCHL playoff champions and ranked eighth nationally by the ACHA. His responsibilities included coaching defensemen, coaching the penalty killing unit, recruiting coordinator and video analysis. The Bulldogs led Division III in penalty kill percentage in 2009-10.
Paskaris has also been busy coaching in a couple of different venues. He is a certified USA Hockey Level 3 coach and has been a guest speaker at several youth clinics.
Paskaris recently completed his playing career for the Wayne State University Warriors in Detroit, Michigan. WSU was home for Stavros from 2004-08 and he was named First Team All-CHA in 2008. In addition, he was a four-time All-Academic selection by the CHA and was named to the 2005 All-Rookie Team and was CHA Rookie of the Year.
After his collegiate days, Paskaris played in 2008 for the Dayton Bombers of the ECHL.