Coach Toy brings twenty-three years of coaching experience to Ramapo College. He served as Assistant Coach at Ramapo College last season and was instrumental to success of the team that went to the ACHA Nationals in Dallas. He returns to his alma mater as Head Coach of the Roadrunners for the 2019-2020 season.
Coach Toy began his coaching career in 1997 with the Ramsey Hockey Association. He was Head Coach at various levels in the organization from Mites to High School. There he was instrumental in developing the learn to skate program. Being the consummate instructor, Coach Toy was lead instructor for 12 and under clinic participants developing skating and stick handling skills at Sport-O-Rama from 2002-2005. During the time, Bob also as Assistant Varsity Coach at Pascack Valley High School (winners of the NBIL Cup White and Blue Divisions 2002-2004). He was also involved with the Ramapo Saints (NJYHL) from 2000-2006 as Head Coach of the Mite Squirt and Pee Wee levels. The 2003-2004 Squirt B-Team took 1st place in NJYHL North division and 1st in the NJYHL playoffs; the 2002-2003 Mite B-Team took 1st place in the NJYHL North division and 2nd in the NJYHL playoffs. His winning percentage over six seasons was .688.
Coach Toy switch over to Ice Vault where strung a long line of successes. From 2006-2012, he was Head Coach of the Ice Vault Bandits (NJYHL) Pee Wee A team and from 2007-2015 he was Head Coach of Ramsey High School. In that time, the Rams were Division Champions 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011,2012, 2013 2014, 2015; reached the State Finals 2008, 2014, 2015; and were State Champions in 2008. His overall record from 2007-2015 at Ramsey High School was 177-35-14, which /.is an .835 winning percentage. Coach Toy was Assistant Coach for Team New Jersey for Team New Jersey for Americas Showcase (2015-17) in which his duties included Recruiting, Scheduling, Running Practice, and Game management. His boundaries have been limitless. From 2012 to the present he has been involved with the Elite Junior program - New Jersey Hitmen. He has served as Head Coach of the U14 Minor team and Assistant Coach of the USPHL Empire, Elite Junior team. The team have been North Division Champions 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019. While still with the Hitmen, Coach Toy became Assistant Coach with the Ramapo College Roadrunners. Now as Head Coach, he hopes to bring Ramapo College back to Nationals.
Coach Toy lives in Mahwah with his wife Sherry and sons Eric and Zack. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Ramapo College. He was also a member of the Nation Honor Society in Business Administration.