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Spring Power Skating Clinic sign ups now open!

By MMHA, 02/23/18, 2:45PM EST


Malone Minor Hockey has partnered with Plattsburgh State's coaching staff for this springs power skating clinics. Coaches Steve Moffat and CJ Tozzo will be bringing their years of coaching knowledge to the Malone Civic Center.

Malone Minor Hockey is proud to partner with coaches from Plattsburgh State hockey for our upcoming spring power skating clinics.  These clinic’s will be offered for the following age groups.

  • Development- 7-10 yr old
  • Advanced- 11-14 yr old
  • Fee- $90.00 for 6 sessions
  • Sessions will be on Tuesday nights at 6 and 7pm
  • Dates for sessions are March 13, 20, 27th and April 3,10 and 17th
  • Registration will be opening Friday, Feb. 24th at


Steve Moffat

Assistant Men's Hockey Coach

Moffat is entering his 14th year on the Plattsburgh State men's hockey coaching staff and his 11th season as Bob Emery's top assistant. Moffat's chief responsibilities include recruiting, game-film breakdown, assisting with game and practice preparation, monitoring academic success of student-athletes and team travel.  In addition, he serves as an event manager for men's lacrosse and organizes the Cardinals' annual benefit dinner for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

A two-time All-American, including first-team honors in 1997-98, Moffat finished his stellar career at Plattsburgh with 106 goals, which is third all-time in school annals, and 203 points, sixth all-time.  He was a back-to-back honoree for the Plattsburgh State Male Athlete of the Year in 1997 and '98 during his junior and senior seasons.

After his college graduation, Moffat played professionally in the East Coast Hockey League for the Northeast Division champion Columbus Chill in 1998-99. The following season, he helped the Florida Everblades with the ECHL's best record and 2000 Southeast Division crown.

His post-graduate accolades include the Cardinal Hockey All-Decade Team for 1995-2004 era and induction into the Cardinal Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2010. 

A 1998 graduate of Plattsburgh State with a bachelor's degree in sociology, Moffat earned a 2002 master's degree in school counseling, also at the College. 

He had worked at Seton Catholic High School in Plattsburgh as a counselor before joining Emery's staff full time.
An avid golfer, Moffat is a member of the American Hockey Coaches Association.

CJ Tozzo

Men's Volunteer Assistant Hockey Coach

Tozzo has returned to the Burg to finish his degree and join the Cardinals coaching staff for the 2017 season.  Tozzo was a Team Captain and help lead his team to a SUNYAC Championship and the NCAA Finals in 07-08.  He brings a lot of passion and knowledge to the team and its players. 

Playing Experience:

  • Played 94 NCAA games split between Niagara University and SUNY Plattsburgh
    • SUNY Plattsburgh Team Captain, 07-08
    • SUNYAC Champion, NCAA Finalist,07-08
  • Played 136 Professional Games

Coaching Experience: 16 Years

  • Volunteer Assistant Coach- Plattsburgh State University (2016-Present)
    • SUNYAC Champions, NCAA tournament birth
  • Varsity Head Coach-New Rochelle High School (2013-2016)
  • League Champions-’14-‘15
  • Head Instructor- Erik Nates Euro Hockey, Inc. (2003-2015)
  • Head Coach -Westchester Express AAA 14U (2015-16)
  • Head Coach- Sound Shore Warriors AAA Spring Selects (2005-2014)
  • Instructor -Sean Ray's Unique Hockey School (2001-2003)