Dane Baruzzini is in his second season as an Assistant Coach for Lawrence Tech Hockey. In his first year, he helped the club to its best year, finishing 9th in the North Region.
During his playing career, Baruzzini served as Captain of the Livonia Knights travel hockey team. He would play the majority of his youth career with the Knights of the Livonia Hockey Association. Dane played varsity hockey for his high school, Livonia Stevenson, during his junior and senior seasons. In Dane’s junior season, Livonia Stevenson had one of their best seasons in school history, winning the city, division, and league championship prior to losing to that season’s State Champion, Detroit Catholic Central in the Regional Final. In his senior season, Dane would receive All-Conference honors and was an honorable mention for the All-State team.
Baruzzini has spent the last 12 years coaching youth hockey in Metro Detroit. Besides coaching LTU, he currently serves as the Head Coach of the Compuware Peewee Minor Tier 2 team out of Plymouth, MI. Dane has led Compuware to a Regional Silver Stick Championship as well as reaching the semi-finals of the International Silver Stick tournament.
In addition to his many years of being a Head Coach, Dane has held the position of “Learn to Play” Director, Director of Coaches, LCAHL (Little Caesars Amateur Hockey League) Division Director, and Director of the Michigan Amateur Youth Hockey League.
Dane currently resides in Farmington Hills, MI, with his wife Samantha and their son Giovanni. Dane and Samantha are expecting a baby girl in April 2017.
|1||Thomas Rofe||FR||G||6-1||150||Grosse Ile, Mich.||Grosse Ile High School|
|2||Jon Albosta||JR||F||5-11||175||Saginaw, Mich.||Nouvel Catholic Central High School|
|3||Carl Glefke||SO||D||5-10||160||Sterling Heights, Mich.||De La Salle Collegiate High School|
|4||Brian Hackney||FR||D||5-10||175||Fenton, Mich.||Fenton High School|
|5||Kevin McCabe||SO||F||5-10||170||Sterling Heights, Mich.||Sterling Heights High School|
|6||Nicholas Henneman||FR||D||5-7||140||Bloomfield Hills, MI||Bloomfield Hills High School|
|7||Tyler Magdich||FR||D||6-4||185||Farmington Hills, Mich.||Harrison High School|
|8||Alex Johnson||SO||D||6-2||205||Rockwood, Mich.||Gibraltar Carlson High School|
|9||Dillon Tierney||FR||F||6-3||185||Highland, Mich.||Milford High School|
|10||Austin Fullmer||SO||D||5-11||165||White Lake, Mich.||Clarkston High School|
|11||Jason Drummy||FR||D||6-0||191||Rochester Hills, Mich.||Rochester Adams High School|
|12||Alec Seaman||SR||F||5-10||170||Ann Arbor, Mich.||Ann Arbor Pioneer High School|
|13||Josh Denomie||SO||D||5-10||165||Livonia, Mich.||Livonia Stevenson High School|
|14||Ryan Paulus||SO||F||5-8||150||Livonia, MI||Livonia Stevenson High School|
|15||Tommy Margolis||FR||F||6-3||195||Spring, Texas||Klein Oak High School|
|16||Joey Bruce||FR||F||5-9||155||Wixom, Mich.||Walled Lake Western High School|
|17||Travis Gragg||FR||F||5-6||142||Waterford, Mich.||Lakeland High School|
|18||Michael DeCarlo||FR||F||5-11||150||Waterford, Mich.||Lakeland High School|
|19||Drew Hauk||SO||F||6-0||165||Bloomfield, Mich.||Bloomfield High School|
|21||Chris Juengling||SO||F||6-1||165||Novi, Mich.||Walled Lake Western HS|
|22||David Gasior||JR||F||5-10||185||Livonia, MICH||Livonia Stevenson High School|
|23||Brenden Parker||SO||F||5-9||140||Livonia, Mich.||Livonia Stevenson HS|
|24||Dante Vitale||SO||F||6-0||175||New Baltimore, Mich.||L'Anse Creuse North High School|
|25||Jonathan Seloom||FR||D||6-0||145||Allen Park, Mich.||Allen Park High School|
|27||Travis Gorny||FR||D||6-2||160||Milford, MI||Milford High School|
|28||David Shepler||SO||F||5-7||170||Royal Oak, Mich.||Royal Oak High School|
|29||Alex Betz||SO||G||6-1||155||Indianapolis, Ind.||Franklin Center High School|
|30||Brendan Machcinski||SO||G||5-10||170||Brownstown, Mich.||Woodhaven High School|