Welcome to Overtime Hockey, where we are driven by a commitment to cultivating skill development, fostering healthy competition and, above all, ensuring everyone has a blast on the ice! Lead by two former Division 1 college hockey teammates, our mission is fueled by a passion for sharing our experiences and passing the torch to the next generation of hockey players.

As passionate advocates for the sport, we understand the transformative impact hockey can have on and off the ice. We prioritize an environment where players can hone their skills, compete in a positive atmosphere, and most importantly, enjoy the game they love.

Together, let's support a community where skill, sportsmanship, and FUN take center ice.

See you at the rink!

Justin Rose

Meet Justin, a seasoned hockey professional with a passion for player development and coaching. A graduate of the Northern Michigan University Division I program, Justin's journey in the world of hockey began as a player, showcasing his skills on the ice. Following his time at the university, he transitioned into coaching as he took on the role of Assistant Coach for the Fort McMurray Oil Barons in the Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL). In this capacity, he demonstrated a comprehensive understanding of coaching fundamentals, skill development, video analysis, and recruiting. Justin's impact in player development is evident through his work with numerous players who not only secured NCAA Div I commitments but also saw success in the NHL draft. Justin is not only dedicated to the technical aspects of hockey but is equally passionate about shaping individuals of strong character, instilling values that extend far beyond the confines of the hockey arena. Justin spends his free time camping, golfing, and enjoying the outdoors with his wife Rachel.

DJ Vandercook

Meet DJ, a former Division 1 hockey player with a deep-rooted passion for the sport. Born and raised in the heart of Michigan, DJ's journey in hockey began in the thriving youth hockey community of metro Detroit. From there, he honed his skills through the NAHL and USHL before landing at Northern Michigan University, where he spent his four-year college career in the glory days of the original CCHA. With his skates hung up, DJ channels his love for hockey into sharing his experiences and the invaluable lessons it has taught him with the next generation of players. Beyond the rink, he enjoys spending quality time with his Wife and their two sons, playing golf, and the great outdoors.