Valley Sports Academy is excited to introduce Bryce Gervais as the new Director of Hockey!

Originally from Battleford, SK, Canada, Bryce has had an extensive career in Hockey, some of his experience includes:

  • 3 Seasons in the BCHL (British Columbia Hockey League)
  • 4 Seasons with Minnesota State Mankato Mavericks (NCAA Division I)
    • FUN FACT: Junior Year finished 2nd in the nation in goals scored with 27
  • 3 Seasons with the Chicago Wolves (AHL)
    • FUN FACT: 2017 Bryce was awarded the Tim Breslin Unsung Hero Award with the Chicago Wolves
  • 1 Season with EHC Olten (Swiss League)
  • 2 Seasons with Heilbronner Falken (DEL2)
  • 1 Season with Iowa Wild (AHL)
  • 1 Season with Stavanger Oilers (Norway League) LEAGUE CHAMPIONS!


When asked why he decided to join VSA. “I joined VSA because I believe I can make a positive impact on young hockey players from around the area. I’m very passionate about the game of hockey. It has taught me so much and given me amazing opportunities in life. I’m looking forward to passing on my knowledge and helping these athletes in any way I can.”

General Manager Chase Hoople on bringing Bryce on board: “We are very excited to bring Bryce on board at Valley Sports Academy! Bryce has played hockey at the highest of levels and brings great experience to our staff. There is also a great energy about Bryce and I can see the passion he has for the game of hockey and helping develop young athletes. Big things to come for our hockey program with Bryce leading the charge!”

Bryce just wrapped up his Stavanger Oilers season in Norway before making the trip across the pond to join us. Bryce’s vision and goals align with VSA’s mission and we can’t wait to see the progress in our athletes and hockey community!