Assistant Coach Gary Agard

Gary Agard

Gary Agard is entering his fourth season as assistant coach at Bloomsburg.

A native of Trinidad and Tobago, Agard was a member of both the Jr. and Sr. national teams from 1981 to 1983. During the 1980's he continued to play local hockey for the Rangers field hockey club, a team comprised of nine members of the national team.

Gary Agard

In 1992, Agard came to the United States to pursue a college degree. Here, he coached with the late Michael Graham who was, at the time, one of the selectors for the United States Men's National team and the head coach of the Tristate Falcons Field Hockey Club.

After graduating from Brooklyn College in 1996 with a degree in Physical Education, Agard continued to play and coach for Tristate. The team was the champions of the North East Field Hockey Association from 1996-2001. In 2000, the team represented the United States at the inaugural Pan Am Field Hockey Club Championships held in Jamaica.

Agard, who has his Master's Degree in Education, resides in Bloomsburg.