Bob played NCAA Division 1 College Hockey at Kent State University where he amassed 102 points in four years. His coaching career goes back to 1996 as the head coach of Western Michigan University ACHA D2 Club team where his team won the National Championship. In 1997- as head coach they competed at the ACHA D1 Club Nationals and finished in the final 8. He was the head coach for a Bantam AA team that qualified for the National Championship in 2012. He was Head Coach for 1 team (1996 group) that went to “A, AA, and AAA” International Silver Sticks in different years for both squirt (2006 A, 2007-AA Runner Up) and pee wee (2009 AAA). He also coached Midgets with CHA and Ohio Prospects. In addition to coaching teams, Bob has spent the last five years as Skills Director for Iceland USA. He also was the ADM/Mite Director for SYHC for five years and is now currently the Director of the Barons Red Program.