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Eagles Ice Hockey

Established in 2009, Eagles Ice Hockey complements Santa Margarita's college-preparatory academics by developing player's skills and confidence for success at the next level and beyond.

The highly decorated SMCHS Eagles are the current 2018 USA Hockey National Champion, 2018 California State Champion and 2018 ADHSHL Champion.

In 2013, the program became California's first and only USA Hockey National High School Varsity Champion.

  • USA Hockey High School National Champion (2018 & 2013)
  • USA Hockey High School National Championship Silver Medalist (2017 & 2015)
  • USA Hockey High School National Championship Bronze Medalist (2011)
  • California State High School Champion (2018, 2017, 2013, & 2012)
  • ADHSHL Varsity Division I Champion (2018, 2014 & 2013)
  • ADHSHL Varsity Division I Regular Season 1st Place Finish (2018, 2014, 2013, 2012)

Eagles Varsity Division I and Division III teams compete in the Anaheim Ducks High School Hockey League and California Amateur Hockey Association, as well as North American Elite Invitational Tournaments and Showcases.

Coaches and Staff

The Santa Margarita Eagles are led by Craig Johnson, who played 10 seasons in the National Hockey League. His assistant coaches have played on NHL, National, International, and NCAA teams.

  • Craig Johnson, Head Coach
  • Kaelin Groon, Assistant Coach
  • Ladislav Kohn, Assistant Coach
  • Jason Marshall, Assistant Coach
  • Anne Loh, Team Manager
  • Randy Loh, Team Manager