Varsity Predators - 11 to 19 years old

2017 Predator Junior Varsity OVFL Team

2017 Game Schedule (tba)

2017 Practice Schedule

Head Coach: Brendan Conway

Coach Conway  joins us with a healthy coaching resume ,  having been involved  with the Predators for the past 3 seasons as 2014 Bantam Offensive Coordinator,  2015 JV Offensive Coordinator and 2016 JV Defensive & Special Teams Coordinator.  He also has CIS coaching experience having spent the past season as Linebackers Coach with the University of Waterloo.
A University of Waterloo graduate, Conway was the starting linebacker for 5 years with the Warriors, and was named a captain of the team for the last 2 seasons. He has earned a place in Waterloo Warriors history, currently ranked in the Top 10 for tackles.
Conway has very ambitious plans for the JV Predators team and is focused on youth development as well as success on the field.  With his strong ties to UW, Conway’s JV Predators coaching staff will consist primarily of Warriors players and coaches.  “We plan on emphasizing fundamentals and effort. We want to make sure our players are ready to play not only for this season but for the rest of their playing career.”
Eager to put his experience and enthusiasm to work, when asked about his new JV Head Coach position, Conway stated “ The last 3 years with Twin Cities have been incredibly fun and rewarding .I’m excited to get started for 2017 and build on the successful record the JV’s had this past season”

Coach Conway is a highly respected player and coach in our football community who brings a fresh attitude, immense football knowledge and passion to Twin Cities Football. We are excited to have him on board , bringing his experience and leadership to the 2017 Jv Predators. We wish Conway and his coaching staff all the best for the upcoming 2017 season.

 

Coaching Staff

Defensive Coordinator: Djordje Gavrilovic

Djordje played Defensive Tackle for UW Warriors for 5 years. His size, competitiveness and athleticism were unmatched during his time with UW and he was relied upon each week for his leadership and consistency. Djordje holds his place in UW Warrior history being in the Top 10 all time sacks.

After graduating UW, Djordje continued to Guelph for his Masters and suited up for the Guelph Gryphons at the same time, playing D-Line. 

Djordje was the Defensive Coordinator for the Bantam Predators in 2012-2013. He has also been part of the selection process for Team Ontario for the past 2 years.

 

Defensive Backs Coach: Ethan McDonagh

Ethan has played DB 3 seasons with UW Warriors and will be going into his 4th year in 2017. 

Ethan has previously coached with Twin Cities as DB Coach for the JV Predators in 2015 & 2016.  Ethan has also been a member of the coaching staff with the Waterloo Region High School All Star JV games as DB coach in 2014 and Defensive Coordinator in 2015.

 

Linebackers Coach: Lucas Beeby

Lucas is a native of Waterloo, and graduate of WCI.  Lucas played Varsity Predators and was the league leader in sacks in the 2013 season. 

Lucas is a former LB/Defensive Lineman with the UW Warriors. 

For the last 2 years, Lucas has been coaching the Senior WCI team as LB/DL coach in 2015 and Defensive Coordinator in 2016

 

Wide Receivers Coach: Davis Dolan

Davis has played 3 years for the UW Warriors as Wide Receiver, he will be going into his 4th year in 2017.

Davis was the wide receiver coach for the JV Predators in 2016.

Davis is also a member of the UW Community outreach program "Huddle Up" in which he visits local schools and helps educate children on health, anti-bullying and runs fun football drills.

 

Running Backs Coach/ Offensive Assistant: Danny Silvestri

A Waterloo native, Danny is a graduate of WCI where he eaned a WCCSSA championship. Danny is also a Predator alumni, and 2011 Varsity OFC Champion.

For 5 years, Danny played RB and Kick Returner with the UW Warriors. His past coaching experience includes the 2015 Waterloo Region High School All Star game where he was the Varsity RB coach.

 

Running Back Coach: Colin Dunn

Colin has played 5 seasons as Fullback for the UW Warriors.  This will be his second season with the JV Predators as RB coach.

Colin was also the RB coach at the Waterloo Warriors High School Football camp in 2015.

 

 

 

Offensive Line Coach: Ben Koczwara

Ben has played O-Line for the UW Warriors for 3 seasons and is looking forward to his 4th season in 2017. 

This will be Ben's second year as JV Predators O-Line Coach. Past coaching experience includes a season as O-Line coach with St Thomas Aquinas High School junior team in 2013 as well as being the O-Line coach in the 2015 Waterloo Region High School All Star JV Game.

 

 

Team Manager: Amy Lobosco

Assistant Manager

Athletic Therapist

Videographer

Equipment Manager

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