Justin Krochko comes to the program with a wealth of knowledge that he obtained while growing up being a goalie at Southern Connecticut Youth Hockey. Justin played his 14 years of hockey at the highest levels with the Stars. He had the opportunity to play on a number of nationally ranked teams, attend nationals on three different occasions, and eventually win a national title in 2013. Justin also enjoyed his time while being a goalie at Notre Dame of Fairfield. He finally finished his career as a goalie with Sacred Heart University's club hockey team.
The past few years, he has enjoyed the opportunity to work with players of all ages during the youth hockey season and private lessons. This past year, he coached a mite team where the players and parents were able to witness a young coach guiding players' skill development through a fun learning environment. He continues to work within the Stars program as a goalie coach for all ages.