Loons Management

Craig Larson – General Manager

Since 2013, Craig Larson has served as head boys High School Hockey Coach for the Northern Lakes Lightning, playing out of Breezy Point, MN where he has held that position for eight years. In 2021 the Northern Lakes Lightning won their first ever Section 5A Title and competed in the Minnesota State High School Hockey Tournament.  Coach Larson was named Section 5A Head coach of the year, in 2021.  He also served as General Manager for the Breezy Point North Stars for five years. Prior to arriving in Breezy Point, coach Larson was Coach and General Manager in the NA3HL and MNJHL junior hockey leagues. During those seasons, he worked with the Minnesota Flying Aces and Granite City Lumberjacks, where also during that time his teams advanced over thirty players to the college level and higher-level junior ranks.

Chris Stewart – President 

Chris Stewart is a former professional ice hockey forward. He played in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the Colorado Avalanche, St. Louis Blues, Buffalo Sabres, Minnesota Wild, Anaheim Ducks, Calgary Flames, and Philadelphia Flyers. He played junior hockey with the Kingston Frontenacs of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL).

Tony Maucieri – Vice President

Anthony Maucieri brings a wealth of experience in the local hockey and business community. Maucieri has coached youth and high school hockey, for over 20 years, as well as having served 4 years as youth hockey president.  His son, Josh Maucieri starred on both the Northern Lakes high school hockey team, Breezy Point North Stars (NA3HL) and Swan Valley Stampeders (MJHL) and now plays at St. Thomas University.  Anthony is a local business owner and will bring his successful business knowledge to our growing hockey vision for the Junior hockey program.