Coach Vachon has been working with this AAA 2005 birth year team for the past six years. His group is talented, hard working and posses an extremely high skill level. Their hard work, focus and determination has helped them become and elite team in North America and nationally ranked for the past 3 seasons.
Coach Vachon was born in Montreal but raised in Southern California. After attending prep school in New England, coach Vachon played two seasons at Boston University before leaving early for the Western Hockey League’s Portland Winterhawks. He then enjoyed a six year professional career playing for teams in the ECHL, International Hockey League as well as the American Hockey League. In 1996-97 coach Vachon played his first and only game in the NHL for the New York Islanders.
Coach Vachon has nearly 18 years coaching experience all with the Los Angeles Jr. Kings and in 2016-17 he was hired by the Los Angeles Jr Kings as General Manager of Hockey Operations.