Max Mobley Named Men's Hockey Assistant Coach
“I am very excited to welcome Max to Holy Cross,” said Berard. “He is an outstanding addition to our program and coaching staff. I am thoroughly impressed with his passion, positive energy and love for the game, which is clearly evident from the first time you meet him. He has relatable experiences of recruiting players to a high academic school and an understanding of the similarities to our process at Holy Cross. He is an enthusiastic coach and believes in the importance of player development, which is a pillar of our program. Max has worked with and learned from some of the top coaches in college hockey and will bring that knowledge with him as he works with our players and staff.”
Mobley comes to Holy Cross after spending the 2018-19 season as a volunteer coach at Notre Dame. With the Fighting Irish, Mobley aided the rest of the coaching staff to earn a No. 1 national ranking, B1G Ten Tournament Championship, and a NCAA Northeast Regional Final appearance.
“I’m extremely excited to be joining the coaching staff at Holy Cross,” said Mobley. “Once I visited campus, it was evident that coach Berard and coach Roundy have done an exceptional job of building a strong culture over the last several seasons. I’m looking forward to taking the next steps with our team and coaching staff.”
Prior to Notre Dame, Mobley spent four seasons at Hamilton as an assistant coach. Mobley led the individual skill development and penalty kill. As the co-head of recruiting, he helped the team to a 2016-17 NESCAC Regular Season championship and a program record in wins. With Hamilton, Mobley guided the program to an NCAA Tournament and an Elite Eight appearance.
Mobley also served as a volunteer coach at his alma mater, St. Lawrence University. While wearing a Saints jersey, Mobley earned the ECAC Student-Athlete award three times (2010-2012). He went on to play professionally in the ECHL and SPHL after graduating with a history degree from St. Lawrence.