Holy Cross assistant Guerriero moves to take same job at Yale

Jason Guerriero has been named as an assistant coach at Yale after spending the last two seasons coaching at Holy Cross.

Guerriero, who captained Northeastern and was a first-team All-America forward in 2004-05, coached the Crusaders’ forwards and penalty-kill unit the last two years while recruiting, working with video and other aspects of team operations.

The 2005 Northeastern graduate scored 49 goals among 147 collegiate points, including a career-high 17 goals and 48 points as a senior when he led Hockey East in scoring, the only time a Northeastern player has done so.

Guerriero had a six-year professional career, including two seasons with the American Hockey League’s Milwaukee Admirals, where he was an assistant captain in 2007-08. He also attended training camps with the New York Islanders and the Nashville Predators. He also played in Finland, Austria, Switzerland, Germany and Denmark.

Other coaching experience for Guerriero includes time with the Massachusetts Satellite Hockey Training Program and Power Hockey.