Meet the team

Luke Earl

Ian Mackenzie

Ian Mackenzie

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President & Co-founder 

TOP Sports


  • Father of three TOP athletes
  • Former Professional Hockey Player (Germany Oberliga, ECHL)
  • Yale University, NCAA D-1 Hockey, Captain, Mechanical Engineering Major
  • High School Lacrosse, Soccer, Hockey player

Ian Mackenzie

Ian Mackenzie

Ian Mackenzie

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Executive Director & Co-founder 

TOP Sports


  • Program Director, TOP Hockey
  • Head Coach, TOP Hockey 12U, 10U
  • Wilfrid Laurier University, Club Hockey, Communications and Business Major
  • 10+ years youth sports coaching experience 
  • GTHL Hockey, 10 years, Captain  
  • High School Soccer, Golf, Volleyball player



Kevin Shier

Ian Mackenzie

Kevin Shier

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Executive Director & Co-founder

TOP Sports


  • Program Director, TOP Hockey
  • Head Coach, TOP Hockey 9U, 8U
  • Union College, NCAA D-1 Hockey
  • OJHL Alumni, MVP, All-Star, Asst. Captain
  • Ryerson University, RTA School Of Sport Media
  • High School Hockey, Football, Rugby, Baseball player

Program Directors

Shane Beharry

Katelyn Gardner

Shane Beharry

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Program Director 

TOP Soccer


  • Head Coach, TOP Soccer 11U Boys
  • Robert Morris University, NCAA D1 Soccer
  • Robert Morris University, School of Communications Graduate
  • Professional Experience in Asia, Europe and Americas 
  • York University - CIS/OUA Champion
  • High School Soccer, Basketball, Track and Field

Mark Pryor

Katelyn Gardner

Shane Beharry

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Program Director

TOP Boys Lacrosse


  • Head Coach, TOP Lacrosse 11U Boys
  • Lynn University, NCAA Div. 2, Team Captain
  • Lynn University Athlete of the Year
  • Upper Canada College Faculty Member
  • Former Team Ontario & Team Canada Player
  • High School football, Lacrosse, hockey player

Katelyn Gardner

Katelyn Gardner

Katelyn Gardner

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Program Director 

TOP Girls Lacrosse


  • Head Coach, TOP Lacrosse 12U Girls
  • Brock University, CIS Lacrosse
  • Team Ontario Lacrosse Alumni
  • Ontario Women's Field Lacrosse League Player
  • High school lacrosse, rugby, soccer player

TOP Hockey Coaches

Massimo Luciani

Massimo Luciani

Massimo Luciani

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Assistant Coach, TOP  Hockey Midtown U12/U10


  • Canadian Deaflympics Team Member 
  • Former CCHL & Jr. A Hockey player
  • Millbrook Prep School Alumni, USHS Prep
  • Ryerson University, RTA Sport Media
  • High School Hockey, Soccer, Baseball

Mike Vergara

Massimo Luciani

Massimo Luciani

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Assistant Coach, TOP Hockey Midtown U8


  • Head of Goalie Development, TOP Hockey
  • Founder & Director, MAV Sports & Entertainment
  • MLSE Senior Instructor
  • Hockey Canada Certified Coach
  • High School Hockey, Lacrosse, baseball, rugby player

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Massimo Luciani

jordan lout

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Assistant Coach, TOP Hockey Midtown U9


  • TOP Hockey, Lacrosse, & Soccer coach
  • MLSE Blue Crew
  • Niagara College Hockey, ACHA
  • High school hockey, lacrosse, soccer, and baseball. 

Ben Storey

Andrew Mullen

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Assistant Coach, TOP Hockey Beaches U9


  • Harvard University, NCAA D-1 Hockey, Business Major
  • 4th Round, 98th overall 1996 NHL Draft to Colorado Avalanche
  • 10-year professional hockey player (AHL, ECHL, EBEL, EIHL, Germany)
  • High school lacrosse, rugby, soccer player

Andrew Mullen

Andrew Mullen

Andrew Mullen

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Assistant Coach, TOP Hockey Beaches U9/U8


  • Ryerson Rams Varsity Hockey, USports
  • Virginia University, NCAA D-1 Lacrosse
  • GTHL Coach of the Month - Nov. 2019
  • Hockey Canada Certified Coach
  • High School Hockey, Lacrosse, baseball, football player

John Mullen

Andrew Mullen

Andrew Mullen

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Assistant Coach, TOP Hockey Beaches U9/U8


  • St. Michael's College School Alumni.
  • High School Hockey, Lacrosse, baseball, football player

TOP Lacrosse Coaches

Aaron Moroney

Aaron Moroney

Aaron Moroney

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Head Coach, TOP Lacrosse 9U Boys


  • Hobart College, NCAA Div. 1 Alumni
  • Towson University, NCAA Div. 1
  • Millbrook Prep School Alumni, USHS Prep
  • Team Canada Silver Medlaist, 2012 FIL World Games
  • All-Ontario Lacrosse Alumni 
  • High School Hockey, Lacrosse, Baseball

Andrew Mullen

Aaron Moroney

Aaron Moroney

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Head Coach, TOP Lacrosse 8U Boys


  • Assistant Coach, TOP Beaches Hockey 9U
  • Virginia University, NCAA Div. 1 Lacrosse
  • Ryerson Rams Varsity Hockey, USports
  • High School hockey, lacrosse, baseball, football player

Sonya Mwabu

Aaron Moroney

Justin DeMarchi

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Head Coach, TOP Lacrosse 10U Girls


  • York University, Varsity Women's Lacrosse
  • Former Team Ontario Player
  • High School Lacrosse, Rugby, Soccer

Justin DeMarchi

Justin DeMarchi

Justin DeMarchi

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Assistant Coach, TOP Lacrosse 9U Boys


  • Denison University, NCAA Lacrosse
  • Team Ontario Lacrosse Coach
  • Former St. Michael's College School Teacher 
  • High School lacrosse, hockey, soccer player.

JOrdan Lout

Justin DeMarchi

Mike Vergara

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Assistant Coach, TOP Lacrosse 11U Boys


  • Brampton Excelsiors Lacrosse Alumni
  • TOP Hockey, Lacrosse, & Soccer coach
  • MLSE Blue Crew
  • High school hockey, lacrosse, soccer, and baseball.

Mike Vergara

Justin DeMarchi

Mike Vergara

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Assistant Coach, TOP Lacrosse 8U Boys


  • Founder & Director, MAV Sports & Entertainment
  • MLSE Senior Instructor
  • Hockey Canada Certified Coach
  • High School Hockey, Lacrosse, baseball, rugby player

TOP Soccer Coaches

Shane Beharry

Rio speller-drews

Rio speller-drews

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Head Coach, TOP Soccer 11U Boys


  • Robert Morris University, NCAA D1 Soccer
  • Robert Morris University, School of Communications Graduate
  • Professional Experience in Asia, Europe and Americas 
  • York University - CIS/OUA Champion
  • High School Soccer, Basketball, Track and Field

Rio speller-drews

Rio speller-drews

Rio speller-drews

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Head Coach, TOP Soccer 11U Girls 


  • College of Charleston, NCAA D1 Soccer, Captain
  • Toronto Lynx Player
  • Team Ontario, Soccer 
  • 6+ years of experience coaching youth soccer 
  • High school basketball, volleyball, cross country

Oliver Wales

Rio speller-drews

Massimo Luciani

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Head Coach, TOP Soccer 9U Coed

 

  • Ryerson Rams Varsity Soccer, USports
  • Ryerson Rams, Team Captain
  • Ryerson University, Ted Rogers School of Business 
  • 3+ years youth soccer coaching experience
  • High School Soccer and Volleyball 



Massimo Luciani

Massimo Luciani

Massimo Luciani

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Head Coach, TOP Soccer 8U Coed

 

  • Canadian Deaflympics Team Member 
  • Former Provincial Soccer player, Montreal Quebec
  • Millbrook Prep School Alumni, USHS Prep
  • Ryerson University, RTA Sport Media
  • High School Hockey, Soccer, Baseball

Andrew Dias

Massimo Luciani

Melanie Macchia

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Assistant Coach, TOP Soccer 11U Boys


  • Ryerson Mens Varsity Soccer 
  • Ryerson Sport Media 
  • Canada U17 National Team, 2015 CONCACAF Championship
  • Toronto FC II Academy Alumni 
  • High School soccer, basketball and track and field 

Melanie Macchia

Massimo Luciani

Melanie Macchia

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Assistant Coach, TOP Soccer 11U Girls


  • York University, Concurrent Education Program
  • City of Toronto Sports Instructor for Soccer, Ball/Ice Hockey, and Basketball
  • 7 Years of Child Development
  • High School hockey, soccer, basketball, track and field, and cross country

Tomas Castaldo

Tomas Castaldo

Tomas Castaldo

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Assistant Coach, TOP Soccer 9U Coed


  • Ryerson Mens Varsity Soccer
  • S.S. Maceratese Youth Team - Italy 
  • Played against South Korea National team
  • Serie B Perugia Trialist 
  • Academic and Athletic Excellence Award 
  • High School soccer, track and field, cross country

Taylor Baird

Tomas Castaldo

Tomas Castaldo

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Assistant Coach, TOP Soccer 8U Coed


  • Sheridan College, OCAA Varsity Soccer
  • University of Ottawa Human Kinetics Graduate
  • Athletic Therapy Student
  • High school Cross Country, Basketball, and Soccer player

Jordan lout

Tomas Castaldo

Jordan lout

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Assistant Coach, TOP Soccer 8U Coed


  • Brampton Provincial Soccer Alumni
  • TOP Sports Coach, Lacrosse, Hockey, & Soccer
  • MLSE Blue Crew
  • High school hockey, lacrosse, soccer, and baseball