Scott Meyer is entering his 4th season as the Minnesota Magicians Head Coach. Meyer is a native of Rugby, ND and brings years of coaching experience that spans both the United States Hockey League (USHL) and the North American Hockey League (NAHL) to the Magicians bench.
His resume also includes an impressive playing background. Following a high school career at the Academy of Holy Angels and White Bear Lake, he spent a year with the Danville Wings of the NAHL and the Fargo-Moorhead Bears of the USHL before becoming an All-American goaltender at St. Cloud State University. Meyer graduated from SCSU with a degree in Business Management. After his collegiate career, Meyer played professional hockey in the New York Rangers organization.
Ben will begin his 2nd season as Assistant Coach of the Minnesota Magicians in 2017-2018.
The Rosemount, MN native is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin - Stout with a degree in Business Administration and Coaching. Prior to his time with the Magicians he has spent the previous 10 years coaching Juniors, Association, Camps, Clinics, Private Lessons and Select teams in Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Todd Kennedy is in his 3rd year as an assistant coach for the Minnesota Magicians. Prior to coaching for the Magicians, Todd was a head coach at Bloomington Kennedy High School for 14 years and an assistant coach at Prior Lake High School for six years. Before beginning his high school teaching and coaching career, Todd was a Graduate Assistant Coach at Mankato State University from 1993-1995. In addition to coaching the Magicians, Todd is a Physical Education teacher at Bloomington Kennedy High school.
Coach Kennedy received his Bachelor’s Degree in 1993 from St. Cloud State University, his Master’s Degree from Minnesota State University, Mankato in 1999 and his Specialist Degree in Education-Principal Licensure, from Mankato in 2015. He was a four-year letter winner at St. Cloud State, earning All-WCHA Academic Honors in 1991 and 1992. Originally from Canada, Todd was a 1st Team All-Star Defenseman for the Winkler Flyers in the Manitoba Junior Hockey League.
Over the years, Todd has been actively involved with Minnesota Hockey and USA Hockey. He was a Head Coach at the Minnesota Advanced 15 festival in St. Cloud for over 10 years, and he was on the coaching staff of the Minnesota Advanced 17 Team for five years. Coach Kennedy has also been an Assistant Coach in the USA Hockey Select 17 National Festival and a Head Coach in the USA Hockey Select 14 National Festival.
Strength and Conditioning Coach
Westcott was a collegiate standout at St. Cloud State University (WCHA) before starting a professional career that included several seasons with the Columbus Blue Jackets. Following his time with the Blue Jackets organization Westcott continued his professional career in Europe, making stops in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL), Swiss-A League, and the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL).