Rockhounds Organization

Bob Russell |

Former Edmonton Oiler and Sudbury Wolves Captain is the President and driving force behind bring Junior 'A' Hockey back to Bancroft. Russell is the current President of the GMHL and has owned Junior teams in the BCHL, OJHL and GMHL. Bob and his wife Marie have enjoyed vacationing in Bancroft for over 30 years.

David Forde |
Senior Advisor

Owner of the successful Almaguin Spartans, Forde joins the Rockhounds organization in an advisory role. The Spartans are a marchi franchise in the GMHL, built on proud community support and work.

Deb Scott |
Director of Marketing
Billeting Coordinator and Game Night Manager

Bancroft local Deb Scott joins the organization with the objective to engage the Rockhounds hockey team into the Bancroft community. This will include community events, sponsorship and season ticket drives



Management & Coaching Staff

Sean Werth |
Interm General Manager

Alex Magi |
Director of Player Personnel

Magi will also serve as the Head Recruiter for the Rockhounds, having successfuly put together team championship Tier 3 teams. He also operates a successful Spring Hockey program.

Denny Dubblestyne
Head Coach

Denny is a former Professional and Junior A Goaltender. A 5th round OHL Draft pick to the Ottawa 67s, Coach Dubblestyne brings a wealth of experiance to guide the club including a GMHL Russell Cup Championship.

Greg Wilson
Asst. Coach

Wilson is a former professional player who has spent time in Sweden and New Zealand during his career. An alumni of the GMHL and Jr. B, Greg brings a ton of experiance and network to the Rockhounds bench.


Jeff Mills | Trainer/Equipment Manager

Josh Mills | Dressing Room Attendant

Matt Resier | Play-by-Play Announcer
Nate Smell | Colour Commentary

Nora Saylor | Music

Ed White | Scorekeeper & PA Announcer

Dean Kellar |Timekeeper

Brenda Jessup & Tim Hortons| Visiting Team Host


Dr. Brian Bishop | Team Dentists
Dr. Rafik Salama
Dr. Rahul Mishra

Dr. Zeya Aikhan | Team Chiropractors
Dr. Brian Harrison

Livefit Gym Staff | Nutrition, Strength & Conditioning Coaches

Janice Stapley | Ticket Sales

Nanda Eastman (North Hastings H.S.) | Academic Advisor