Former Austin Bruin named Assistant Coach for the 2023-2024 season

The Austin Bruins have announced the return of Liam Thrawl in the role of Assistant Coach to begin the 2023-24 season. Thrawl played for the Bruins during the 2016-17 season.

Thrawl, 24, joins the Bruins Coaching Staff after spending the 2022-23 season as a Volunteer Assistant Coach for Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (NCAA Division 1) and as an Assistant Coach for the Midwest Blackbirds (USPHL Premier) for the 2021-22 season. With RPI, Thrawl was responsible for pre-scouting/video, and individual player development.

Before coaching, Thrawl played Junior Hockey in the NAHL as a member of the Janesville Jets during the 2015-16 season, and then as a member of the Bruins for the 2016-17 season.