Phone: (616) 774-4585Biography:
Spiros Anastas begins his second season behind the Griffins bench, after serving as the teams analytics and advanced scouting coach during its 2012-13 Calder Cup championship season.
Anastas, 28, got his coaching start with Lebanon Valley College, where he played forward and served as captain from 2006-10 before transitioning to player/assistant coach in 2009-10 and an assistant coach in 2010-11. The Mississauga, Ontario, native then spent the 2011-12 season as an assistant/video coach for Western Michigan University, helping the Broncos to their second-ever CCHA championship.
Anastas also served as general manager of the BCHLs Alberni Valley Bulldogs for a portion of the 2012-13 season before joining the Griffins in late October.