Florida Jr Panthers - 14U A Red
Head Coach: Nic Cota
Nic Cota started his hockey career at the age of 6 playing for the local house league team in Bangor, Maine- Where he grew up. He continued on his career through the Bantam level playing for the Maine Junior Black Bears. Nic attended Bangor High School where he played 3 years Varsity hockey. After Junior year Nic decided to go after his dream of playing NCAA hockey and moved away from home to play Juniors. In his first year of junior hockey he played for the Portland Jr. Pirates. After completing his first season of Juniors Nic was honored to be selected to play for the Walpole Express in Walpole, Massachusetts. This great opportunity had him staying in the wonderful organization for the remaining of his Junior career. With great coaching and teammates Nic was fortunate enough to earn a spot in the NCAA for the University of Southern Maine. After a wonderful experience at USM Nic was able to move forward into the coaching world. Nic's former College coach had given him an opportunity to be an assistant coach for Portland High School at the varsity level for the past 2 years.