Submitted by Michael Hickey on Thu, Nov 12, 2015

Players from the Flyers Youth program with Jayne Jones Beehler and Katrina Dohm of the Official Adventures book. Jayne and Katrina are promoting their book with an assist from the Philadelphia Flyers. Official Adventures and the Flyers hosted a meet and greet with Flyers Head Coach Dave Hakstol and members of local ASHA players, Erik, Carson and Genevieve of the Flyers Youth program.

Offial Adventures has just released their new book "Drop the Puck, Shoot for the Cup" The book is availble on the Official Adventures website: Official Adventures


New children's book featuring characters based on Flyers Head Coach Dave Hakstol's Daughter Nationally Released In Philly

(Oct. 2015) - The 2015-2016 hockey season has just gotten underway, and during the Nov. 12 game between the Philadelphia Flyers and the Washington Capitals, there will be a national launch release celebration for the new children’s  chapter book, Drop the Puck, Shoot for the Cup

The story features a two young girls who have made the boy’s team. The girls are Avery, named after Avery Hakstol, daughter of Dave Hakstol, NHL Head Coach of the Philadelphia Flyers, and Paisely, named after Paisley Leopold, daughter of Jordan Leopold, NHL player. 

From the traditional hockey hair to the game ending handshake, “Drop the Puck, Shoot for the Cup,” ensures life lessons while inspiring fair play, sportsmanship and humor. The book has been endorsed by NHL greats Alex Ovechkin, Coach Dave Hakstol, Matt Cullen and Mike Hickey, President of the American Special Hockey Association.


Date of Publication: 
Thu, Nov 12, 2015