The Milwaukee Power has named Chase Ernst as President, General Manager & Head Coach of the organization. Ernst, a 41-year old native of St. Louis & resident of Milwaukee, was instrumental in building the Power from the ground up while serving as President of Hockey Operations & General Manager during the Power’s inaugural season. The Power finished their inaugural season with a 29-15-2-1 record; a Central Division Playoff Appearance; producing 3 NA3HL Top Prospects; generating 1 NAHL call-up; and potentially having 9 players moving into the NCAA/ACHA collegiate ranks next season. Ernst will also serve as the COO for Local Hockey Partners LLC, the Ownership Group of the Milwaukee Power. Look for an in-depth feature next week about Chase Ernst; the Power’s future in Milwaukee; and Local Hockey Partners’ vision to own a “Ladder of Development” inside USA Junior hockey.