The North Olmsted High School Hockey team introduced Ben Palacko as the new head coach for the Eagles yesterday (6-7-17). Ben a former Division 1 ACHA Hockey Player (Ohio University) and captain of the Men’s Hockey Team has most recently been an assistant coach for the Eagles. Ben was an assistant coach and also served as the teams strength & conditioning coach for the last 3 seasons under former head coach TJ Murray.
Coach Palacko a certified Exercise Physiologist; as accredited by the American College of Sports Medicine graduated from Ohio University in 2011 with a bachelor’s of Science in Exercise Physiology. Coach also received his masters degree in 2013 from Cleveland State University in Exercise Science.
Ben opened his own business in 2014 and is currently the sole owner of Ben Palocko Fitness. Ben Palocko Fitness is an in-person plus an online training, nutrition, and health coaching services.
The Eagle Hockey Team also announced that former North Olmsted High School Head Coach Tim Murphy will join the Eagle staff as an assistant coach. Coach Murphy will join Corbin Gold to round out the Eagle staff.