Boston Americans
2024-25 Girls Staff
Girls Program Director, Skills Instructor

Emmalee Forristall

eforristall@valley-associates.com

Emmalee is entering her first season as the Girls Program Director and Skills Instructor. Emmalee is the founder of 23 Hockey Skills Group which is committed to helping every hockey player develop to their full potential.  During the 2022-23 season, Emmalee was a member of the Boston Bruins DEI Scouting Program, continuing to grow and evaluate players at a high level. She now serves as the New England Region Scout for Pilot Mound Hockey Academy and Head Coach of the Marblehead Hollyhocks U14 team. Her 15+ years of experience coaching and playing the sport provides players with a knowledgeable and dynamic approach to the game. Her work developing players span from youth to college and junior hockey players. 

Emmalee grew up in Weston, Florida playing club hockey for the Golden Wolves of Pembroke Pines, Florida. She attended and played hockey at Stonehill College from 2018-2022 and received a Master's Degree in Athlete Performance and Development at Boston College in 2023.

 

U10

Sean Henry

seanryanhenry4@gmail.com

Sean is a native of Barnstable, MA and currently resides in Somerville MA.

He grew up playing in the Barnstable Youth Hockey Program. Sean had a very successful high school career at Barnstable High School where he was team Captain his Junior & Senior seasons. He was voted 1st team Old Colony League & Cape Cod  all stars, & was the leading scorer in the conference his senior season. After High School Sean went to Bridgton Academy for a PG year where he was an Assistant Captain and then played 4 years at Worcester State University. 

He has coached hockey in Melrose for the past 4 years and spent 2023 as an assistant coach on the Tier 1 Boston Americans Girls U10 team. Sean has also ran the Melrose LTP hockey program and coached several Mite/Mite Development teams starting in 2021. In the summers Sean usually offers Edge work skating camps hosted at Mass Bay.

As a coach Sean focuses on creating a fun but competitive environment. He likes to play with energy, forecheck aggressively,  spacing, positioning and team play. He likes to create an atmosphere for his players to build confidence and believe in themselves.

U12

Emmalee Forristall

eforristall@valley-associates.com

Emmalee is entering her first season as the Girls' Program Director - Skills Instructor and head coach of the U12 team. She has served as the U10 coach for the past two seasons. Emmalee is the founder of 23 Hockey Skills Group which is committed to helping every hockey player develop to their full potential.  During the 2022-23 season, Emmalee was a member of the Boston Bruins DEI Scouting Program, continuing to grow and evaluate players at a high level. She now serves as the New England Region Scout for Pilot Mound Hockey Academy and Head Coach of the Marblehead Hollyhocks U14 team. Her 15+ years of experience coaching and playing the sport provides players with a knowledgeable and dynamic approach to the game. Her work developing players span from youth to college and junior hockey players. 

Emmalee grew up in Weston, Florida playing club hockey for the Golden Wolves of Pembroke Pines, Florida. She attended and played club hockey at Stonehill College from 2018-2022 and received a Master's Degree in Athlete Performance and Development at Boston College in 2023.

 

U14

Emmalee Forristall

eforristall@valley-associates.com

Emmalee is entering her first season as the Girls Program Director and Skills Instructor and head coach of the U14 team. She has served as the U10 coach for the past two seasons. Emmalee is the founder of 23 Hockey Skills Group which is committed to helping every hockey player develop to their full potential.  During the 2022-23 season, Emmalee was a member of the Boston Bruins DEI Scouting Program, continuing to grow and evaluate players at a high level. She now serves as the New England Region Scout for Pilot Mound Hockey Academy and Head Coach of the Marblehead Hollyhocks U14 team. Her 15+ years of experience coaching and playing the sport provides players with a knowledgeable and dynamic approach to the game. Her work developing players span from youth to college and junior hockey players. 

Emmalee grew up in Weston, Florida playing club hockey for the Golden Wolves of Pembroke Pines, Florida. She attended and played club hockey at Stonehill College from 2018-2022 and received a Master's Degree in Athlete Performance and Development at Boston College in 2023.

 

U16-U19 CPC

Seth Goodrich

sgoodrich@thebostonamericans.com

Seth Goodrich, who has spent the past 5 seasons as the director and skills instructor for the North Shore Vipers has been named as the Director of the Boston Americans Girls program. Seth hails from Salisbury, Vermont, and played high school hockey for both Salisbury for two seasons and then Trinity-Pawling his junior and senior year. After a postgraduate season with the Green Mountain Glades in the EJHL, Seth attended St. Anselm College where he played four years of varsity hockey and was named captain both his junior and senior years. After graduation, he worked at the Breakaway Ice Center as coach and skills director for the North Shore Vipers programs. In 2011, Seth accepted the role of Boys Varsity Head Coach and Math teacher at the Hoosac School. Seth later returned to Breakaway Ice Center as program director of the North Shore Vipers.

During his tenure as program director the Vipers emerged as a perennial Tier I contender at the state and national level. Seth directed and coached teams to a Mass State Championship and most recently, a USA Hockey National Championship. Seth is also the co-founder North American Elite Hockey School and has trained and developed over 40 NCAA Division I and III players and commits, including 6 Hockey East and ECAC commits this season.

 

U16-U19 CPC

Scott Pellerin

Scott played his collegiate hockey at the University of Maine. In his senior year (1991-92), he was the Hobey Baker award winner. Post graduation, Scott continued his career at the professional level by playing 12 years in the NHL / AHL. After his playing career, Scott coached at the AHL level for 8 seasons. Currently, he is the Associate Director of Hockey Development for the Montreal Canadiens.