Andrew Whiteside is in his first season as RoughRiders Assistant Coach. Whiteside contributes to hockey operations with his on-ice coaching, player evaluation, and team-building strategy.
Whiteside is a native of Philadelphia, PA, and attended Niagara University. He has gained coaching experience with the Kenai River Brown Bears, Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Knights, and Lone Star Brahmas organizations prior to joining the RoughRiders. He has also coached for Team USA at the USA Select 16 Player Development Camp.
“I am extremely humbled and grateful for the opportunity to join the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders as an assistant coach. The RoughRiders have an outstanding history in the USHL and I look forward to being part of that culture.” – Coach Whiteside