Monroe Falcons Hockey Coaching Staff
  Head Coach, Jerry Minter


 Head Coach Jerry Minter enters his eleventh season behind the bench for the Monroe Township High School (MTHS) Falcons Ice Hockey Team. He has served as the team's Head Coach since the program's inception in 2005-2006. During his tenure, he has led the Falcons to an overall record of 91-102-17, Greater Middlesex Conference (GMC) Semi-Final appearances in 2011, 2012, 2015 and 2016, GMC Quarter-Final appearance in 2013, and New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) Playoff appearances in 2008, 2011, 2015 and 2016. He was named the 2014 GMC Ice Hockey Coach of the Year. Coach Minter has enjoyed watching the program continually grow since its birth. His goals for this season are individual player development, overall team & program building and qualifying for the GMC and NJSIAA Playoffs.

Prior to serving as the Falcons Ice Hockey Head Coach, Coach Minter was a forward for four seasons at West Virginia University (WVU), ACHA Division I. During his four seasons at WVU, he was a two-time ACHA Academic All-American, three-time WVU Scholar Athlete and member of the 1999-2000 team that qualified for the National Championship Tournament in Minot, North Dakota. Following his playing career at WVU, he served as the team's graduate assistant coach for two seasons where he focused on individual player development and team strategy. He was the recipient of the 2003 Keith E. Inskeep Award for Dedication and Service to the West Virginia University Mountaineer Hockey program. In September 2010, Coach Minter was inducted into the West Virginia University Mountaineer Hockey Hall of Fame for his commitment, performance and service provided to the hockey program. Coach Minter played the majority of his youth hockey out of Brick, Toms River and Wall for various local and travel clubs.

Coach Minter graduated Cum Laude from WVU in 2003 with a Bachelor Degree in Mathematics and Master Degree in Secondary Education. He is currently a Teacher of Mathematics and Computer Science at Monroe Township High School. He also serves as the school's Computer Club advisor and Weight Room monitor (Fall Season). During the summer, he teaches Mathematics at The Peddie School.

Outside of teaching and coaching for MTHS, Coach Minter is a coach for the New Jersey Junior Titans Squirt Hockey and local youth soccer programs.
  Assistant Coach, Tom Donovan


 Assistant Coach Tom Donovan is entering his seventh season with the Falcons Ice Hockey Team. As a player, Coach Donovan was a defenseman with the Monmouth Hawks Junior "C" program and also competed at the Junior "B" level in New Jersey. He was a player/coach of the Trenton State College Ice Hockey Club from 1988-1990.

Coach Donovan is a Special Education teacher at Monroe Township High School. He has a M.A.T. in Special Education from New Jersey City University, a B.A. in Communication from The College of New Jersey, and graduated Magna Cum Laude, with a B.A. in History from New Jersey City University. Coach Donovan is currently working on his Doctorate at Rowan University.
  Volunteer Assistant Coach, John Allen


 Volunteer Assistant Coach John Allen enters his second season with the program.
  Volunteer Assistant Coach, Jeff Shanfield


 Volunteer Assistant Coach Jeff Shanfield joins the Falcons for his first season.