Hockey Operations

Jason Rapcewicz
Head Coach / President
(705) 988-4483

Marc Gagnon
General Manager
(705) 937-0030

Bill Vanderleest
Goalie Coach

Don Beauchamp
Athletic Trainer

Virginia Dubois
Billet Coordinator and
Administrative Assistant

Bailey Bowmeester

Jake Dubowsky
Content Producer

Scouting Staff

Brent Booth
Director of Scouting

Brent comes to the Paper Kings after several years as a head coach with the Halton Hurricanes and the Guelph Jr Gryphons at U15-U18 AAA level. Brent coached the Guelph U18 AAA team to the OMHA championships in back to back years. Brent brings a wealth of experience to the Paper Kings and looks forward taking on his new role as our Director of Scouting. Brent Currently resides in Cobourg Ontario and works as a real estate agent.

Dave Wilding
Head Scout

Dave grew up in Ajax Ontario, playing minor hockey in Ajax and now is residing in Parry Sound. Dave has been involved with hockey for the last 25 years with coaching minor hockey to Junior A and C levels. Dave has been a scout at various levels such as the CJHL level and Junior A and C. Dave has many contacts throughout Canada and the United States.


Dave can be reached at 705-774-1136 or by email at




Dan Lasley
Scout - Michigan Area

Dan brings 34 years of hockey experience to the Paper Kings. Dan has been involved in all areas of the game and was selected as the 1995 Soo Michigan coach of the year. Dan has been an active member scouting for the Soo Indians AAA for seven years and continues to be a member of the Indians program still today. Dan has also spent 4yrs as CHM scout director, is a retired State Correctional Officer and currently Part time Sheriff Deputy.

Jackson Illes
Scout - Alliance

Jackson comes to the Paper Kings with experience in hockey in many areas. Jackson is currently attending the University of Waterloo studying Sports Business. Jackson is a graduate of the SMWW Scouting program. Jackson will cover the Alliance Hockey league for the Paper Kings this season.

Connor Prins

Connor brings lots of experience to the Paper Kings after his career playing Jr hockey. Born and raised in Shelburne Ontario, he played in the NOJHL for Elliot lake Wildcats for 2 years, before playing in the PJHL for Wingham Ironman and the Walkerton Hawks, where he finished his Jr career as captain. Connor plans to continue playing Sr. AA hockey for the Shelburne Muskies next season. Connor brings lots of experience to the Paper Kings scouting staff with great hockey knowledge and commitment to the game.

Chad Vresk
Scout - Northern Ontario

Brad Boyer
Scout - Michigan

Aaron Batemen

Aaron is from Amherstview, Ontario, but has spent majority of his life in the Quinte area. Aaron grew up playing minor hockey in Stirling and Bancroft. Aaron is also a graduate of the Hockey GM and Scouting course from SMWW. We welcome Aaron and his skills aboard into the scouting world.