About Us

The P3 Hockey Academy is a hockey program designed specifically to develop on-ice skills and off-ice guidance.  Our goal is to create a challenging, competitive and exciting environment where the player will develop their skills to the best of their ability.  We have a combined over 25 years of experience playing Professional Hockey at various levels, all the way up to the NHL.  We focus on puck-handling, shooting, passing, power and hockey IQ.  We work in cooperation with your current hockey team's program in order to achieve the absolute best training while not burning the player out.  


Jason Pinizzotto
Head Instructor

Jason played for the Oakville Blades Jr. 'A' club before being drafted to the OHL Barrie Colts 47th overall.  He played 2 years in the OHL before returning to Jr. 'A' where he registered 140 points in a single season, ranking 3rd highest points total ever in Ontario Jr. 'A'.  He continued to play at York University for 4 years where his team won the OUA Championship in 2003.  Jason then began his professional career in Germany, where he continued to play for a total of 13 years.  He won the DEL2 Championship in 2015 and officially ranks 2nd in DEL2 All-Time scoring.  Jason finished in professional playing career in 2018 and now coaches Rep Hockey in the GTHL.     

Steve Pinizzotto

Program Consultant

Steve played for the Oakville Blades Jr. 'A' club where he tallied 95 points in his final year.  He continued on to the NCAA where he played 2 years with the RIT Tigers before being signed to his first NHL contract with the Washington Capitals.  He played for the Hershey Bears in the AHL over 5 seasons, winning 2 Calder Cup Championships in the process and finishing with a +40 rating in 2010.  He moved on to sign with the Vancouver Canucks, where he played his first NHL regular season game in 2012.  He later signed with the Edmonton Oilers, registering a 'Gordie Howe Hat Trick' in his first game.  Steve played several more years in the NHL/AHL before taking his talents to the DEL in Germany, where he has won 2 DEL Championships so far.  He continues to play for Red Bull Munich.

Marc Pinizzotto

Instructor/Administration

Marc played Jr. 'B' for the Stoney Creek Spirit in the Golden Horseshoe Junior Hockey League, where he led the team in points and was later selected as the only rookie to play in the All Star Game.  He finished the league as the top rookie points leader.  The following season he played for the Oakville Blades Jr 'A' club, where he would spend 4 seasons, scoring 145 points in 160 games.  He was named Captain in his last year, where he finished with 1.25 points per game.  He later played for the Erfurt Black Dragons in the German Oberliga.  Marc currently coaches in the Minor Oaks Hockey Association.

Rob Honighan

Instructor

Rob has an impressive and extensive history within both the Professional and Minor hockey communities.  His coaching career began 30 years ago in the GTHL (then MTHL) mostly as a Head Coach for the AAA Mississauga Reps through various age groups.  He also spent 13 years as an OHL Scout, working with the London Knights, Saginaw Spirit and was employed as the Director of Scouting for the Oshawa Generals for 4 years.  Additionally Rob scouted for the NHL Florida Panthers in 2002/03.  Rob has coached and mentored many high level players who have later played professionally, all the way up to the NHL.  He is currently coaching Rep hockey in the GTHL and is in the final stages of the High Performance Coach 1 certification. 

Kelli Aquino

Instructor

Kelli has spent the last 5 years as a Hockey Instructor and has coached Rep and Houseleague Hockey for an additional 4 years.  She has her D1 Coaching Certificate, HTCP Trainers Certificate, and grew up playing Rep Hockey.  Kelli loves instructing kids and says "there's no better feeling than seeing players improve and helping them find their love for this sport".  Kelli's skill and experience is a welcome addition to our team.