Colin Mayberry (Cranford, N.J.) has been named the seventh recipient of the Brendan Burke Internship, it was announced today by USA Hockey.
Mayberry is based at USA Hockey's National Team Development Program out of USA Hockey Arena in Plymouth, Michigan. His responsibilities will include interface with the NTDP, national teams, international events and player development camps. He will also gain exposure to USA Hockey's acclaimed American Development Model and Coaching Education Program.
Mayberry, a 2012 graduate of Bryant University (R.I.) who also earned his master of business administration from Seton Hall University, most recently worked with the Greenville Swamp Rabbits of the ECHL. With the Swamp Rabbits, Mayberry started a statistical analysis project for the team, operated game film software, and assisted with marketing and game operations.
He also previously served as an assistant coach and head of advanced stats and analytics for Seton Hall’s club ice hockey team, and as a scout for Future Considerations.
Established in April 2010, the Brendan Burke Internship is awarded annually to a recent college graduate who is pursuing a career in hockey operations. The internship was founded in memory of the late Brendan Burke, who served as a student assistant for the Miami University men’s ice hockey team and was the son of Brian Burke, director of player personnel for the 2014 U.S. Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey Team, general manager of the 2010 U.S. Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey Team and current president of hockey operations for the NHL's Calgary Flames.
Brendan Burke passed away in an automobile accident on Feb. 5, 2010.
NOTES: Previous Brendan Burke Interns include Lyle Gregory (Branford, Conn./Hendrix College), Phil Cohn (Westfield, N.J./Union College), Tom Minton (Pipersville, Pa./St. Joseph's (Pa.) College), Ryan Breen (North Falmouth, Mass./Providence College), Stephen Greenberg (West Tisbury, Mass./Boston College) and Cole Burkhalter (Knoxville, Tenn./Canisius College)