Oct. 14, 2008
Godfrey is in his second season on the Holy Cross staff and his first as an assistant coach. He was the director of hockey operations a season ago. As an assistant coach with the Crusaders, his responsibilities include recruiting and working with all positions with an emphasis on defense.
A native of Thunder Bay, Ontario, and a 2007 graduate of Holy Cross, Godfrey had an outstanding career as a defenseman for the Crusaders. He played in 121 career games with nine goals and 25 assists for 34 points, including four goals and seven assists for 11 points as a senior and four goals and 12 assists for 16 points as a junior. In 2005-06, Godfrey was named the Atlantic Hockey Best Defensive Defenseman, while he received the Glenn "Spike" Crane Memorial Award and the Seventh Player Award. As a senior, he served as the team's assistant captain and received the Dr. James M. Stewart Memorial Award which is the Coaches Award given for commitment, leadership and performance.