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2023 WJC | Jared Waimon

Jared Waimon is serving as goaltending coach of the U.S. National Junior Team for the first time in 2023.

Waimon debuted as a goalie coach for USA Hockey at the Women’s National Team Evaluation Camp in 2018, and has since served as an assistant coach for the U.S. Under-18 Select Team at the 2021 Hlinka Gretzky Cup and U.S. Under-17 Select Team that competed at the 2019 Five Nations Tournament. He also works with USA Hockey’s National Developmental Team Program as the Strelow Program East Regional Mentor.

Waimon is currently a goaltending scout for the Tampa Bay Lightning, a position he has held since the 2019-20 season.

Previously, he spent five seasons (2014-19) as the goaltending coach at Quinnipiac University and advised the program's first-ever Mike Richter Award finalist in 2019, who was named a CCM/AHCA Second Team All-American and was the NCAA leader with a 1.51 GAA and .940 save percentage.

In addition, Waimon founded Pro Crease Goaltending in 2007, Connecticut’s largest goalie specific training school. Prior to Quinnipiac, he was the goaltending coach at Sacred Heart University; helped Trinity College win an NCAA Division III National Championship in 2015; and worked at the prep school level, serving as the goalie coach at Westminster School, Avon Old Farms and Salisbury School.