Bears’ Pat Malloy Named General Manager of the Year

The Central Canada Hockey League is pleased to announce that Pat Malloy from the Smiths Falls Bears has been named 2023/24 General Manager of the Year, winning the award in back-to-back seasons.

Malloy, 47, is in his fifth season as the as General Manager of the Bears after joining the team back in the Summer of 2019.

This season, Malloy, who is also Head Coach of the Bears, has helped lead the club to a Robinson Division best record of 34-15-1-2.

The Bears have secured a Top 4 seed and are waiting to find out who their first round opponent will be in the 2023-24 Bogart Cup Playoffs.

“The General Manager of the Year award celebrates the exceptional leadership and strategic vision of a team’s top executive. This accolade recognizes Pat’s outstanding contributions in guiding our team to success, both on and off the ice. Through adept decision-making, talent acquisition, and fostering a winning culture, Pat has elevated our organization to new heights. His dedication, innovation, and commitment to excellence serve as an inspiration to all within our franchise, making him a deserving recipient of this prestigious award.” Says Josh Filoso, Smiths Falls Bears Governor.