August 16, 2011
Topher Plonka spent four years as assistant coach with the Castlegar Rebels earning the Kootenay Conference championship with the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League last season.
Plonka was born and raised in Castlegar, B.C., and played varsity hockey for Lindenwood University in St. Louis, Missouri while earning a degree in international business before returning home to work as an account executive and take up coaching.
SISEC brings athletes from Europe and Asia to study and compete in Canada.
By: The Eagle