Our Coaches

Advantage Hockey Coaching Staff

Coach Evans
Email: david@advantagehockey.com
Phone: 585-233-5722


David is the Owner, Operator, and Head on Ice Instructor of Advantage Hockey Skills Camps. He is a native of New Brunswick, Canada. David excelled throughout the minor hockey system of New Brunswick which led to a two year stop in Kanata, Onatrio playing for the Kanata Valley Lasers of the CCHL.

Coach Evans

After a decorated collegiate career at Elmira College (ECAC West), which included being named an All-American, David continued his playing career for two more years playing for the Baton Rouge Kingfish (ECHL) and Mohawk Valley (Utica, NY) Prowlers (UHL).

David is currently the Head Coach of the Webster (NY) Thomas Titans Varsity High School Hockey Team. He has been the only Head Coach in the teams’ history. Over the past 17 years, David has developed the Thomas Titans into one of Section V’s top programs. He has been selected by his peers as Coach of the Year on several occasions and has also been named the NYS Coach of the Year in 2008. He has led the Thomas Titans program to several Championships and looks forward to what the next season will bring.

  • Section V Champions – 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2013
  • New York State Champions – 2008

Coach Rothfuss


Coach Rothfuss is the Head Coach of the Brighton/HFL/ER Barons Varsity Ice Hockey Team. He has been behind the bench for three seasons, earning Divisional Coach of the Year honors in 2016 and 2018. Rothfuss served as an Assistant Coach on the Thomas Titans Coaching Staff under Coach Evans prior to taking on Head Coaching duties of the Barons.

Rothfuss is a 2007 graduate of Webster Thomas High School where he played for Coach Evans for his four year high school career. He earned all- star accolades and was the first recipient of the All Greater Rochester Player of the Year in Thomas Titans history. Rothfuss played three years of junior level hockey before attending SUNY Brockport. As a lacrosse and ice hockey collegiate athlete, Rothfuss was a 4 time All SUNYAC Academic team member and two year Assistant Captain of the Ice Hockey Team.

Coach Rothfuss

Coach Mutrie


Coach Mutrie has been an Assistant for the Thomas Titans Hockey Team for the past 18 years. Mutrie is a graduate of Webster where he was a three sport athlete.