POE Coaching Staffs
Sylvain Favreau (Head Coach) - Coached the 2016 Team HEO U16 to a semi final berth and eventual 3rd place finish.
He has been the Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations for the Cumberland Grads of the CCHL for the past
two seasons leading the club to a 36-19-5-2 record and a playoff berth last season. Prior to his current
position, Sylvain spent six seasons with the Gloucester Rangers (CCHL) including four as Head Coach. He
also has experience as an assistant coach at the Central Canada Cup in 2014 and 2015 and as a Head Coach in 2016.
Kyle Barber (Assistant Coach) - Has been the Eastern Ontario area scout for the OHL’s Sault Ste Marie Greyhounds for the past two seasons. Prior to joining the Greyhounds, he was head coach of the Ottawa Jr 67’s Minor Midgets during the 2014-15 season leading the team to a championship in the OEMHL AAA league and a berth in the 2015 OHL Cup. Kyle spent two seasons with the 67’s 2000 births as head coach from 2012-14 leading them to back to back championship seasons and a berth in the 2013 All Ontario Peewee Championships. He is also currently a member of the HEO Coaching Development Instructional Team.
Darcy Findlay (Assistant Coach) - Is in his third season with the Nepean Raiders (CCHL) and second as Head Coach. Findlay, a graduate of NCAA Division 1 Bemidji State also coached with both the Smiths Falls Bears and the Kanata Lasers. Before attending Bemidji State, Findlay captained the Cornwall Colts to a berth in the RBC National Jr A Championship.