The New Hampton hockey program is a member of the New England Prep School Ice Hockey Association (NEPSIHA), competing against the top Division I prep schools in New England. New Hampton hockey, which was NEPSAC finalist in 2011, has traditionally been one of the strongest programs in New England and has consistently produced some of college hockey's top players. The New Hampton coaching staff brings years of college and professional playing experience to the program, and are committed to continuing New Hampton's tradition of excellence. New Hampton attracts top student-athletes who are capable of contributing not only in academics and athletics but in the community as well. If you are interested in becoming part of the New Hampton hockey program, contact Connor Gorman.
New Hampton, NH – New Hampton School tapped two familiar names in Husky Nation to lead a men’s ice hockey program with a storied tradition. After a national search, Head of School Joe Williams appointed current New Hampton School faculty member and 2011 graduate Connor Gorman as the new head coach. Former New Hampton and legendary St. Lawrence University men’s hockey coach Joe Marsh will serve as associate head coach and special advisor to the program.
Connor Gorman brings his many years of hockey experience as the leader of the New Hampton School Men’s Hockey program. Gorman is a 2011 graduate of New Hampton School where he led the NEPSAC in scoring and points during his senior year, and was awarded Most Valuable Player and Male Athlete of the Year. The Huskies also made it to the Division I Small School finals that year, upsetting powerhouses South Kent School and The Gunnery.
Gorman went on to play one year of junior hockey for Sean Tremblay and the New Hampshire Junior Monarchs in the Eastern Junior Hockey League, where he won a Dineen Cup Championship and was an EJHL All-Star. Gorman also represented the EJHL and USA as a member of the Junior World Cup team held in Omsk, Russia. After his year with the Monarchs, Gorman went on to play for legendary coach, Bob Emery, at the State University of New York College at Plattsburgh.
During his time at Plattsburgh, Gorman played in over 100 games, capturing a SUNYAC Championship his junior year, and was a two-time All-Conference player. During Gorman’s sophomore and senior seasons, Plattsburgh was the number one ranked Division III team in the country. Gorman was also a member of the Plattsburgh lacrosse team competing for the Cardinals as a long-stick midfielder.
Following graduation, Gorman played two years of professional hockey with the Peoria Rivermen of the Southern Professional Hockey League, and spent some time with the Quad City Mallards of the East Coast Hockey League. Gorman had 90 points in 115 professional games.
In the summers, Gorman works as a skills and skating coach with the Elite Hockey Training Centers and Greg Carter European Hockey School.