Paul Ostby is a native of Elk River and inductee into its Hall of Fame. An accomplished player and coach, Ostby has a keen eye for talent and has built the relationships critical to building pathways for players. A walk-on as a freshman, Paul rose to become the University of Minnesota MVP in his senior year, earning him a trip to the National Sports Festival. He went on to tend goal for the U.S. National team. His understanding of the game led him to coaching for the St. Paul Vulcans, University of Minnesota, Shattuck St. Marys, Apple Valley, Benilde St. Margaret, and state-wide goalie camps and clinics and to scouting for the Washington Capitals.