Jeff Barratt, former Director of Scouting for the RoughRiders from 1999-2015, has accepted a role as Amateur Scout for the Boston Bruins. Jeff spent 20 nearly years operating and coaching the Mercer Chiefs AAA program in New Jersey. He also has been an Assistant Coach with the Sarnia Sting from 2015-2018.
The RoughRiders would like to congratulate Jeff on joining the NHL’s original six Boston Bruins. Jeff joins former RoughRider player and assistant coach Doug Leaverton as a scout with the Bruins. The RoughRiders now have 5 staff alumni currently scouting in the NHL including AJ Toews with the Washington Capitals, Rick Beckfeld with the Arizona Coyotes and Mark Mullen with the Detroit Red Wings.