Originally hailing from Lethbridge, Alberta, Kyle earned a scholarship to the University of Minnesota, which he attended before playing professionally in Finland and England. He won a championship in 2007 and all-star honors in 2009 and 2010.
•2000-02, Alberta Junior Hockey League, 02 AJHL All-Star
•02-06, Minnesota State University Mens Hockey
•O6-13, Professional League’s Europe/USA
•13-15, Junior Scouting USHL, WHL
•14-Current, Breakaway Academy
Coach Kyle Peto joined Breakaway Hockey in the summer of 2012. After playing professional hockey in North America and Europe for the past seven years, Coach Peto is excited to make Breakaway Hockey his new home. Kyle was born in Lethbridge, Alberta Canada were he played his entire youth hockey career.
Kyle went on to join the Crowsnest Pass Timberwolves of the Alberta Junior Hockey Leagues where he spent two seasons. During his second season Kyle was named the Timberwolves alternate team captain, selected to the A.J.H.L South All-Star team, and earned a scholarship to Minnesota State University – Mankato. From 2003-2006 Kyle was an offensive force on the Maverick blue line, leading all defenseman in points through his tenure in MSU.
Following his college career Kyle went on to play professional hockey in the SM-Liiga (top league in Finland), EIHL (England), E.C.H.L, C.H.L where he won a Championship in 2007, and All-Star honors in 2009-10.
Kyle is married to his lovely wife Katie and father to son Kodyn & daughter Kalla.