Andrew Pearcey was born on April 2nd, 1985 in St. John’s, NL. Andrew is the oldest son of Randy and Roberta Pearcey, and is the oldest sibling in the family (brother Adam).
Andrew played minor hockey in the Avalon Minor Hockey system, and played one year of Midget AAA with the St. John’s Maple Leafs. During that season, “AP” was selected to play in the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge with Team Atlantic and was the Leafs top scorer. AP was drafted by the Halifax Mooseheads in the 2002 QMJHL Midget Draft, but never played a game for the team.
Pearcey followed up his Midget career by playing four years of Junior ‘A’ hockey with the Pembroke Lumber Kings (CCHL), Charlottetown Abbies (MHL), and Amherst Ramblers (MHL). In four seasons, Pearcey scored over 200 points, was a two-time MHL All-Star, and is among the 50 top scorers in MHL history.
Andrew continued his hockey career after junior, playing eight seasons of Senior Hockey with the Clarenville Caribous, Mount Pearl Blades and Grand Falls-Windsor Cataracts. Pearcey is a 3x Herder champion, 1x SE Tuma Award Winner (Provincial top scorer), 3x Most Gentlemanly and Effective Award Winner, 1x Central-West Senior League Top Scorer and 1x Central-West Senior League Playoff MVP.
Andrew has a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration (BBA) from the Memorial University of Newfoundland, and is currently completing his Masters in Business Administration (MBA) degree through the Florida State University distance education program.
Andrew has a Hockey Canada Development-I coach certification, and is a High-Performance I trained coach; Andrew has also been coaching at the private hockey level for the past 21 years.