Tim Barclay is a former IceDawg and currently works at Columbus Air Force Base in airfield management operations. He is originally from Auburn, ME and has been playing hockey for twenty-three years. Tim spent three years in the Air Force and plans to use what he learned in the military to drive the team to success. Coach Tim is known for his high expectations, hard work, and dedication to hockey and is looking forward to his inaugural season as a coach for the IceDawgs.
Assistant coach Bruce toppin
Coach Bruce is licensed to practice law in the states of Mississippi and Louisiana. He received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from SUNY at Albany, his Master’s Degree in Health Administration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham and his Juris Doctor Degree from Loyola University School of Law in New Orleans. Coach has not played organized hockey but coached in youth leagues in Tupelo and Memphis. He guided a Memphis high school team to two league championships.
Assistant Coach Marty Martin
Coach Marty is a Solutions Architect at Arrow Electronics. He spent time in the Army Reserve and studied Architecture at Memphis State University. Coach Marty has spent time as Coach Bruce’s assistant in Memphis as both coaches have sons who are currently playing ACHA Division 1 hockey. Coach Marty is known for his high enthusiasm behind the bench and is returning for his second season at Mississippi State.
Assistant General Manager Kellie Walton
Kellie is a sophomore Public Relations and Sports Management major at Mississippi State University. Being from Nashville, TN, Kellie grew up attending her brother's little league hockey games as well as Predators games, which sparked her love for the sport. Kellie will serve as the Assistant General Manager and the President of the Ice Girls in the coming season.
General Manager Gordon "russ" butts
Russ is a Junior Sport Business major at Mississippi State University. Russ is an avid baseball fan and statistic enthusiast, but fell in love with hockey cheering for his hometown St. Louis Blues. Russ will serve as the General Manager in the upcoming season
Treasurer Kevin dimock
Kevin Dimock is the manager of financial analysis and reporting for one of the world’s largest steel producers. He relocated to Starkville, MS from MI where he played hockey for seventeen years and earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting at Oakland University. He is currently working on his MBA at Mississippi State University while playing right wing for the Ice Dawgs.