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Jimmy Andersson

Title: Co-Director Hockey Operations Chicago Fury;  2007 to Present


  • Head Coach Chicago Fury, 11U and 12U
  • The Brick Series, Director Chicago Elite Hockey 
  • Born Taby, Sweden raised Hawthorne Woods, IL
  • Youth Hockey Played for Chicago Young Americans
  • Graduate of Brown University – Major in Economics
  • 3-Time All-Ivy and All ECAC
  • 4 Year Professional Playing Career in Europe
  • Former Hockey Director Huskies Hockey Club

Dennis Vaske

Title: Co-Director Hockey Operations and Director of Player Advancement Chicago Fury;  2007 to Present


  • Head Coach Chicago Fury, 18U
  • Born Rockford, IL raised Plymouth, Minnesota.
  • Graduate of the University of Minnesota-Duluth - Communications
  • Drafted in the second round (38th overall) by the New York Islanders, and began his professional career in 1990.
  • Nine Years in NHL with the New York Islanders and Boston Bruins
  • Former Hockey Director of the Rhode Island Providence Capitals
  • Current Member AHAI Player Development Committee for United States National Development Team

John Varga

Title: Director of Player Development; 2015 to Present


  • 10U Head Coach Chicago Fury
  • Born Chicago, Illinois
  • Youth Hockey Played for Chicago Young Americans
  • 1994 Member of Team USA World Junior Championship
  • Three Year Junior Playing Career in the Western Hockey League
  • Drafted by Washington Capitals - Round 5 #119 overall
  • Eight Year Professional Playing Career
  • Former Head Coach Chicago Mission

Darren McClusky

Title: Director of Goaltender Development; 2007 to Present


  • 13U and 14U Head Coach Chicago Fury
  • Thirty years of experience as a AAA head coach
  • Current member of AHAI player development committee for United State National Development Team
  • Youth Hockey Played for the Chicago Young Americans
  • Playing career; Spanned Five Years in OHL and East Coast Hockey League
  • Worked as a goaltender instructor for Huron Hockey School, Can Am and Turcotte 
  • Acting reference assistant to NHL Central Scouting and numerous player agents
  • Owner of GET Goaltender School

Jimmy Ryan

Title: Assistant Director of Goaltender Development


  • 11U and 12U Co-Head Coach Chicago Fury
  • Youth Hockey Played for Culver Military Academy
  • Collegiate playing career and graduate of New England College 
  • Assistant instructor GET Goaltender School 

Brett Roat


  • 16U Head Coach Chicago Fury
  • Six year professional career 

Al Dorich

18U Head Coach Chicago Fury, Assistant for 16U and 15U

  • Played Junior Hockey for Des Moines Buccaneers -USHL
  • Graduate of Northern Michigan University
  • Four Year NCAA Division I playing career - Northern Michigan University
  • Former Assistant Coach Des Moines Buccaneers 
  • Current Regional Scout NAHL - Aberdeen Wings
  • Current Regional Scout USHL - Des Moines Buccaneers for Tier One Elite League 18U and 16U