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Sports Directors

Hockey Program

Wayne Sheehan is in his second year as the head coach of Norwich Hockey Club.

Wayne has spent the past two seasons coaching the Sacred Heart University ACHA Division II Men’s Hockey team, compiling a 17-10-1 overall record. Before SHU, Wayne coached the Saint Thomas Aquinas High School boys’ varsity hockey team to a 40-8 overall record that included back-to-back appearances in the NHIAA Championship Game; losing in overtime in 2018 and winning the school’s first hockey championship in 2019.

Wayne’s coaching and administrative career began in 1997. He is a USA Hockey Level 5/Master Coach and also volunteers with the local youth hockey organization to help grow the game. Wayne values education as a key part of athlete growth and development. He has a master’s degree from Cambridge College, and he did his undergraduate work at Worcester State University, where he was a member of the NCAA Division III Men’s Hockey Team. A retired police chief, Wayne currently serves as the Director of Campus Safety at Norwich Free Academy.

Basketball Program

St. Thomas More is well known as one of the best Prep Basketball Programs in the country sending their players to Division I College Programs every year.  Our Basketball Director, Dan Murphy, is a coach at STM.

Dan Murphy rejoins the Chancellors for his third season as an assistant coach, in addition to serving as a faculty member in the history department. Before joining the Chancellors, Murphy was a member of King Rice’s staff at Monmouth University. As special assistant to the head coach at Monmouth, Murphy was part of a staff that reached the MAAC finals in 2019 and won the MAAC regular season in 2021. Murphy served as the Academic Coordinator for the Men’s Basketball program and oversaw the team’s efforts in receiving back-to-back NCAA Academic Excellence Awards. This was the first time in school history the men’s basketball team received this award. In addition to his academic responsibilities, Murphy developed scouting reports and participated in all basketball-related aspects of the program.

Before joining Monmouth, Murphy was an assistant coach for Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame inductee, Bob Hurley Sr., at St. Anthony High School in Jersey City. At St. Anthony High School, Murphy was part of a staff that finished the season a perfect 32-0 and won the New Jersey Tournament of Champions and finished #3 in the National High School rankings. In Murphy’s four seasons at St. Anthony, the team’s record was 111-11. At St. Anthony, Murphy coached over 30 college scholarship players who went on to play in conferences such as the Big East, ACC, Big 10, and AAC.

Additionally, Murphy has coached with Athletes in Action, directing basketball camps in Latvia and Poland.

Soccer Program

Drew Rosen graduated from St. John’s University where he was a part of the Men’s Soccer team for five seasons competing in the Big East Conference. He is currently the Lead Soccer Coach at a School in New York City.

Drew has almost 10 years of summer camp experience. He spent several summers as a group leader and soccer instructor at a sports camp in Maine.