Team Staff Profile - Andy Mecs
(M1) Pittsburgh, University of
Andy Mecs returns for his twelfth season as the General Manager of Pitt Ice Hockey. Andy’s career as the General Manager at the University of Pittsburgh includes building Pitt's ACHA Division I Program and College Hockey Mid-America. In addition, Andy founded Pitt’s current ACHA Division 2 team in 2001 and served as its first Head Coach during the 2001 - 02 and 2002 - 03 seasons.
Andy played for the University of Pittsburgh from 1996 - 2000 and served as the Assistant Captain for two seasons while earning his Bachelor of Arts in Business and Philosophy. He also served a short stint as player/coach in 2002-03 en route to the ACHA Division 3 (now D2) team’s first ever trip to its league playoffs. During this time, he earned a Juris Doctorate in Law and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Pittsburgh. Andy is currently employed by StarKist where he serves as a Regional Sales Manager.