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Assistant Coach Glenn Stewart

Glenn Stewart, a Toronto, Ontario native enters his fifth season as an assistant coach at the University of Connecticut, and his third as recruiting coordinator. During his first two seasons as the second assistant, Stewart earned his Master of Arts degree in Sport Management.

Prior to coaching, Stewart played professional hockey for nine years in the East Coast and International Hockey Leagues (formerly the United Hockey League) along with several stints in the American Hockey League. As the assistant captain of the Quad City Mallards (UHL) in 1997 and 1998, Stewart helped lead his team to back-to-back Colonial Cup Championships. As a professional, Stewart played in 618 games tallying 402 goals, 452 assists, 854, included in this were three seasons where he registered over 50 goals and 100 points. Stewart remains in the top ten in many offensive categories in all time playoff scoring in the IHL.

During his time as a professional player, Stewart was given an opportunity to lead at a coaching level. While playing for the Mallards from 1997-99 and as a member of the New Haven Knights from 2001-02, Stewart served as the Player Assistant Coach.

Stewart began his college coaching career as an assistant coach under the guidance of head coach Gary Wright at American International College in 2003-04. While at AIC, Stewart was responsible for recruiting and served as the teams goalie coach.

Before playing professional hockey, Stewart was a four-year letter winner at the University of New Hampshire earning his Bachelor of Science degree in family and consumer studies. He played in a career total of 144 games and was named assistant captain in 1993-94 his senior year.

Stewart has also been extensively involved with USA hockey working within the New England District. He is employed as an evaluator and coach for the Yankee Conference Festival as well as the New England District Development camps 13-18 which take place throughout the summer months. 

Stewart and his wife Bridget currently reside in Wayland, Mass.


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