Max Barthel




Max Barthel, a valuable addition to the Icemen coaching staff since the fall of 2020, brings a diverse range of experiences and a strong coaching foundation to the team. Originally from Farmington, Max excelled in both baseball and basketball, earning varsity letters in both sports.

In addition to his athletic achievements, he actively participated in the National Honor Society, Youth Development, and Youth Teaching Youth, demonstrating his commitment to personal growth and community involvement.

Max’s passion for baseball and coaching led him to the University of Northwestern- St. Paul, where he played for their baseball team. As a player at UNW, Max gained invaluable knowledge and experience that he now applies to his coaching role with the Icemen. Additionally, Max’s commitment to his own development extends beyond the field, as he works full-time as an Information Technologist, showcasing his dedication and work ethic.

Max’s coaching journey began with Farmington’s Legion team, where he served as an assistant coach, contributing to the development of young players and sharing his expertise. Furthermore, he spent a year coaching with the Blizzard, further enhancing his coaching skills and understanding of player development.

Max’s well-rounded background, encompassing athletics, academic achievements, community involvement, and professional work experience, makes him a well-equipped and versatile coach. His dedication, strong coaching foundation, and commitment to player development contribute to the growth and success of the Icemen program.

As a coach at UNW and with his professional background, Max brings a unique perspective and valuable insights to the team. His ability to combine his technical expertise with his passion for coaching enables him to guide players effectively. The Icemen organization is fortunate to have Max Barthel as part of the coaching staff, benefiting from his knowledge, dedication, and commitment to the development of young athletes.

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