Panthers News · Tony DeRosa Named Head Hockey Coach

The Springboro Athletic Department is excited to announce that Tony DeRosa will take over as the Head Varsity Hockey Coach for the 2020-21 season.

DeRosa served as the Assistant Coach for the Springboro Panthers Varsity Hockey team during the 2019-2020 season.  Prior to joining the Panthers coaching staff, he coached for more than 10 years with local club teams in the Dayton area focusing on 10U to 14U age groups in head coach and assistant coaching roles.


DeRosa is a Boston area native and played select and high school hockey in Massachusetts and Rhode Island and a year of junior varsity at Boston University.  He holds a BA in International Relations from Boston University and a MA in Political Science from Miami University.  He served 8 years in the Navy followed by 20 years in software sales and sales management roles.


He resides in Springboro with his wife Karen and their 4 children.  Karen and Tony are the owners of Class 101 college planning in Springboro.