Richfield, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota-Duluth (UMD) defenseman Trent Palm has been named the new head boys' hockey coach at the Academy of Holy Angels, it was announced on Monday afternoon.
Palm spent the past year as an intern assistant coach with the United States Under-17 development team, that marking his first year of work with that program.
The Edina, Minn. native has also worked as a scout for Sioux City of the United States Hockey League (USHL) and spent six years as the summer strength and conditioning coach for Benilde-St. Margaret's.
Palm played from 2006-11 with UMD, totaling three goals and 15 assists in his 97 games played and helping the Bulldogs to the 2011 NCAA Division I championship.
The Academy of Holy Angels had an overall record of (13-12-1) in the 2012-13 season and was eliminated in the first round of the Section 2AA playoffs.