COACHING STAFF

Aaron Davis

Head Coach Varsity Tier 1

A Michigan native, Davis played two years of Tier 3, before moving on to play 3 seasons in the North American Hockey League. In 144 games played in the NAHL Davis put up over a point per game accumulating 170 points. Aaron went on to earn a NCAA D1 Scholarship and play 4 years at Lake Superior State University in the CCHA from 1999 - 2003. Aaron won freshman of the year honors at the University in 1999 - 2000.

After graduation in 2003, Aaron left school and went to finish the 2002 - 2003 in the ECHL. The following season, he started in the ECHL then moved quickly to the Central Hockey League. Davis went on to play pro for 10 seasons, 9 of which were in the CHL. Davis was selected to participate in the 2007/2008 All Star Game, while playing with the Mississippi RiverKings. In 2009/2010 he was voted MVP of the team while with the Tulsa Oilers by putting up 67 points in 64 games that season. He was named the Unsung Hero with the Wichita Thunder in the 2010/2011 season, where he scored 72 points in 66 games. In 2012 Aaron and the Thunder made it to the Presidents Cup in the CHL Finals against the Fort Wayne Komets which the Thunder ended up losing in five games. The following season his team made it back to the finals, but ended up losing to Allen in 7 games. In his last two seasons in Wichita, Aaron had 113 games played with 44 goals and 71 assists giving him 115 points. He is a member of the Professional Hockey Players Association (PHPA) and has been a player representative since 2008.

Coach Davis is excited to begin his fourth season as the Dallas Snipers Head Coach. He is looking forward to building on the team’s successes from his first 3 years with the organization and the opportunity to develop kids from the Dallas area. Aaron resides in Fort Worth, Texas with his wife April and their son Brooks.


Robert Skelly

Assistant Coach Varsity Tier 1

Rob has been around the game of Hockey for over 40 years at one capacity or another whether that was playing, coaching, or recruiting. Rob grew up playing hockey on the frozen ponds and leagues in New York. It was there where he developed his lifelong love for the game of hockey.  Rob was raised in New York and played hockey through to college. After his freshman year in college, he decided to leave New York to concentrate on his baseball career in Kansas.

He and his family arrived in Keller, TX in 2000 and he started coaching in the DFW Metroplex from the mite level to college. Programs that Rob has held Assistant and Head Coach Positions are: Dallas Snipers (WSHL), University of North Texas (ACHA Division II), Travel Programs, (Ice Jets Organization, Alliance, Dallas Stars and Dallas Junior Stars Programs), Rec Programs (Dr. Pepper Star Centers, Blue Line) and High School (JV and Varsity at Keller). Rob has had success developing players at all levels and coaching many teams to win championships in his tenure in coaching. Rob holds his Level 4 Coaching Certification with USA Hockey.

Rob’s Philosophy on Ice Hockey is to teach, train and develop players to be the best player that they can be. Coach players to respect the game, by committing to hard work and dedication to the sport they love to play.

Rob lives in Keller, TX with his wife Kasi, son Dalton and daughter Briley.


Chris Bruce

Assistant Coach Varsity Tier 1

Chris Bruce started playing minor hockey in Pine Point, N.W.T, Canada in 1975. His love of playing hockey continued when he moved to Trail, B.C, Canada in 1980. Chris played for the Smoke Eaters (BCJHL) in Trail from 1988 to 1990. He played for the Penticton Panthers (BCJHL) for a season before returning to the Smoke Eaters for another season. Chris Bruce received an academic scholarship to play for Augsburg College in Minneapolis, MN where he graduated in only 3 years with a degree in Psychology. Chris was then accepted into the University of Minnesota Master degree program where he attended and completed a degree for Labor Relations and Contract Negotiations.

In 2000, Chris moved to the Dallas Ft. Worth area and began coaching hockey. His coaching experience includes Mini Mites, Mites, Squirts, Pee Wee, Bantam, and High School.

Currently holds a valid Level 4 Coaching certificate

Chris and his wife Tiffany have been married since 1998, and have two sons Jackson and Gunnar.


Christian Frey

Head Coach Varsity Tier 2


Matt Jaskiewicz

Assistant Coach Varsity Tier 2

Matthew Jaskiewicz will enter his first season with Keller High School 2020-2021 season. Over the past six seasons Jaskiewicz has spent time coaching Junior and Youth Hockey in Dallas and Canada. Previous to that, Jaskiewicz played two seasons for the Dallas Snipers under Head Coach Aaron Davis.

A Corpus Christi, Texas native Jaskiewicz moved to North Texas in 2008. Prior to moving to Dallas, he worked for the Corpus Christi Icerays in the Central Hockey League which is now the ECHL. Jaskiewicz played High School and Select Hockey around North Texas before joining the Snipers in the 2012. “After my final season in Dallas, I had my exit meeting with Coach Davis and I expressed interest in running the organization with him. Coach Davis and Mr. Becton welcomed me with open arms from day one,” stated Jaskiewicz. He is the 2nd longest tenured member of the Snipers organization.

In May of 2017 Jaskiewicz left the organization to become the Head Coach Jr B organization in Canada. Jaskiewicz returned in November of 2017 to the Snipers organization. “I got an opportunity to return to Dallas and grow youth hockey as well as coach the Snipers again.” stated Jaskiewicz. In January of 2018 Jaskiewicz took the Director of Hockey position at the Parks in Arlington, Texas.

“I am looking forward to getting to work with Coach Frey and the entire Keller Hockey coaching staff as well as the Keller Hockey board this season and help all of our players reach their goals for the future,” Jaskiewicz stated.

Aaron Krominga

Head Coach Junior Varsity

A native of Oklahoma City, Aaron grew up playing for the OKC youth hockey programs up until his senior year of high school. He left OK to play for the Texas Tornado U18 AAA organization, in Frisco, Texas. After leaving the Tornado's, Aaron stayed in Texas and played juniors for the Dallas Snipers, where he was captain for his last 2 years, and in his final year he was coached by Coach Davis. Aaron moved on to play hockey for the University of Oklahoma for the next 4 years, graduating in May 2018. Aaron now lives in Ft Worth, TX, where he has started work as a landman.

Shane Bonds

Assistant Coach Junior Varsity

Shane, a native of Oklahoma City, started playing in the Oklahoma youth organization before completing his move to Dallas to play AAA hockey throughout the Stars youth systems. Shane transitioned to junior hockey and played for Keller coach Aaron Davis, with the Dallas Snipers. Shane attended college at the University of Central Oklahoma where he continued to play hockey for 1 year.

Shane has recently moved back to Dallas to accept a job working for Allstate.

Coach Bonds is excited to begin the coaching journey and give back to the game that has given him so much. He's looking forward to growing the kids, being a role model, and building the kids knowledge and love for the game.