Alex Dawes had the “interim” tag removed from his title as a member of Penn State’s coaching staff.
Dawes is an assistant coach and director of operations, and is entering his third season with the program.
With the Nittany Lions, Dawes primarily works with defensemen, the penalty kill and video coaching. He also oversees the day-to-day operation of the program including game scheduling, away trip management, home game day coordination, and hockey technology.
Dawes is a 2012 graduate of Utica College, and was an assistant coach and director of hockey operations for the Pioneers from 2009-12.
Penn State is coming off its first winning season, finishing 17-16-4.