HORNETS ANNOUNCE HEAD COACH AND MANAGER FOR 2016/17 SEASON
BIHC is pleased to announce a new Hornets Head Coach and manager for the 2016/17 season.
Kenny Redmond returns as Head Coach after a brief stint in 2015.
Kenny left the club after 3 games for personal reasons but has kept in touch with the club Chairman and expressed an interest in returning if an opportunity arose.
Chairman Rory Gavin stated ‘Kenny joined us last season and in his short spell he made a huge impact on the team, unfortunately circumstances meant he left after just three games, we are very pleased and excited to welcome Kenny back now to build a new team for the 2016/17 season’
The club wish to acknowledge and thank both Danny Hughes and Mikey Simmons who kept the Hornets on the ice for the remainder of last season.
Del Kneller also joins as the Team Manager for 2016/17. Del is a long term supporter and sponsor of the Hornets and has been Equipment Manager for the last two seasons. Chairman Rory Gavin stated ‘ I am really pleased to welcome Del as Team Manager for 2016/17 season. His enthusiasm and knowledge of the game is second to none and he is looking forward to working with Kenny and the squad to build a new era for the Hornets’
The club also wishes to place on record their thanks to outgoing Manager Kevin Martin. ‘Kevin stepped in at the start of last year and managed the team during a difficult season, without his efforts there would not have been a team icing last season’