Lyle Gregory Named Sixth USA Hockey Brendan Burke Intern
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Lyle Gregory (Branford, Conn.) has been named the sixth recipient of the Brendan Burke Internship, it was announced today by USA Hockey.
Gregory will be based at USA Hockey's National Team Development Program in Plymouth, Michigan, and begin his duties in late August. His responsibilities will include interface with the NTDP, national teams, international events and player development camps. He will also gain exposure to USA Hockey's acclaimed American Development Model and Coaching Education Program.
Gregory, who is a 2014 graduate of Hendrix College (Ark.), spent last season as the director of hockey operations and volunteer assistant coach for Cornell University’s men’s ice hockey team. His responsibilities included video breakdown and analytical reports, along with player evaluation and scouting.
Gregory also worked with NHL member clubs at the 2013 USA Hockey National Junior Evaluation Camp gathering isolation video for scouts.
Established in April 2010, the Brendan Burke Internship is awarded annually to a recent college graduate who is pursuing a career in hockey operations. The internship was founded in memory of the late Brendan Burke, who served as a student assistant for the Miami University men’s ice hockey team and was the son of Brian Burke, director of player personnel for the 2014 U.S. Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey Team, general manager of the 2010 U.S. Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey Team and current president of hockey operations for the NHL's Calgary Flames.
Brendan Burke passed away in an automobile accident on Feb. 5, 2010.
NOTES: Previous Brendan Burke Interns include Phil Cohn (Westfield, N.J./Union College), Tom Minton (Pipersville, Pa./St. Joseph's (Pa.) College), Ryan Breen (North Falmouth, Mass./Providence College), Stephen Greenberg (West Tisbury, Mass./Boston College) and Cole Burkhalter (Knoxville, Tenn./Canisius College)