About Us

Quality Skill Development North of the GTA

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Sherri Sears-Ignoto

Sherri has successfully owned and operated several businesses over the last 20 years in a variety of different fields. She is extremely driven and highly motivated to ensure that Pro North Hockey Training grows to be the leading quality training facility North of the GTA. Sherri is quite familiar with hockey development, training and its importance in player performance as she has a son who currently plays for BMHA.

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Ryan Johnson

Ryan has been working with Pro North since opening in April 2022 and has recently joined as co-owner of Pro North Hockey training and taken on the role of Head Trainer. Ryan leads all of our off-ice development and will continue to work with individuals and small groups within the facility as well.

Ryan Johnson began his career playing 7 years of Barrie AAA hockey. He was then drafted into the OHL with the Peterborough Petes and played 5 years in the OJHL. Ryan then went on to play within the NCAA for the Brockport Golden Eagles.

After completing his professional playing career, he then went to coach with the Barrie AAA Zone as an Assistant Coach before moving up to Head Coach for the current season as well as the last two seasons.

Volunteer Assistant Coaches

Jacob Holmes 2003 OHL Sudbury Wolves 2021 NHL Draft Dallas Stars

Cam Mercer - 2005 OHL Kitchener Rangers

Owen Bruining - 2007 Barrie Jr Colts AAA

Johnny Cirone - 2007 Barrie Jr Colts AAA

Paul Mazanik - 2007 Barrie Jr Colts AAA

Nolan Jackson - 2007 Barrie Jr Colts AAA

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