Team Staff Profile - John O'Connor

Assistant Coach



Current Team:
(M1) Delaware, University of


Coach John O’Connor is in his 15th season as an assistant coach for the University of Delaware Men’s Ice Hockey Team.

He has held various positions on the coaching staff, including Head Coach for the Blue Hens in 2003. Coach O’Connor was recently inducted into the University of Delaware Ice Hockey Hall of Fame in 2008.

Coach O’Connor is a Pennsylvania native who graduated from Penn State with a degree in business management and was an integral part of the PSU hockey team’s 1989 ICHL Championship and 1990 National Championship.
He is a Vice President at JP Morgan Chase in Wilmington and resides in Newark with his wife Elizabeth and children Jack, Garrett and Lindsey.