Bill Abercrombie – Team President
Bill is heading into his 12th season with the Sarnia Sting Hockey Club, 5 of which were spent as Director of Hockey Operations. Prior to his tenure as Director of Hockey Operations, Bill served as an assistant coach for the Sting in their early years.
Bill is highly respected throughout the Sarnia-Lambton hockey community, where he has been involved with the Lambton AAA Sting program and has been a very successful coach with the Sarnia Legionnaires Jr. B program. With the Legionnaires, Bill posted a very successful record of 63-30-8 during his two seasons as the Head Coach highlighted by a Western Junior B Championship in 2009.
Abercrombie’s playing background includes three seasons of professional hockey in Austria followed by a very successful stint with the Petrolia Squires. Abercrombie would play for the Squires from 1978-1983 and would capture two Alan Cup Championships (1979, 1981) the symbol of supremacy of Senior A Hockey in Canada.
As Team President, Bill oversees all activities performed by the club, both on and off the ice.