Program OverviewStarted in 2013 to help develop tomorrows stars! 2018 marks the sixth consecutive year of our off season development program. We focus on teaching and developing fundamental skills in every player, fostering competition, and growing a passion for the game in players ages 5-16. Our program is open to any player in this age range from any organization.
Our coaches have a passion for the game of hockey and love to teach it. That's the key to the program's success! Our Commitment:We believe that these young players are truly the future of our game and we strive to give them a solid fundamental base from which they can grow and build. We will emphasize teaching and development. We will treat each player with respect and focus our efforts on helping each player become the best they can be!
Purpose: Development! Our focus is on helping young players of all ability levels continue to learn and develop essential hockey skills during the off season. We emphasize teaching and while we foster and encourage teamwork, the purpose of the program is to develop each player’s unique skill set and their hockey knowledge during the off-season.
Registration & Schedules: Registration will be open until Feb. 15, 2018. Spaces in each session are limited ant fill fast. Schedules will be posted in Feb. 2018. Details on cost as well as 2018 dates and schedules will be released in January 2018.
2018 Clinics2018 3 v 3 League7 sessions/group May - August 20182007-2008 & 2005-2006 groups, SOLD OUT!
This program is designed for birth year players to develop and learn to apply their skills and hockey sense in controlled, competitive game situations. This program focuses on:
Teaching situational awareness
Application of skills to help the team
Application of hockey sense to help the team
Teaching in a controlled game setting
Increasing each player's compete level
2018 U16 Elite Program7 Sessions May - July 2018Ages 15-16, SOLD OUT!
This program is designed to help elite level players prepare for the upcoming season. Areas of focus include:
Body Contact – proper technique and timing and situations
Footwork – crossovers, pivots, and transitioning with speed
Playing in Traffic – possessing the puck and creating space
Situational Play – reading the play and quickly recognizing options
Concepts – playing on the correct side of the puck (offensive/defensive side)
Dynamic Offensive Play – creating opportunities and how to score
Gap Control – controlling gaps to our advantage (offense and defense)
Play Without the Puck – proper support in situations at all areas of the ice
Seminars on hockey options for players after high school/midget hockey.
2018 U12 Elite & U10 Elite7 Sessions May - August 2018U10 SOLD OUT!U12 SOLD OUT! This program is designed to help elite level players prepare for the upcoming season. Each session will off-ice preparation followed by one hour of on-ice training. Space in this program is very limited as it is designed to consist of a small group of players. This program focuses on:
Teaching situational awareness and options
Playing at top speed.
How to score more often.
Learning options - defensively and offensively.
Decision making at speed & under pressure
Up tempo format emphasizing speed
Team Concepts - offense, defense, transition
Incorporating physical play into the game
Practice with intensity and purpose.
Competition in confined areas.
2018 U8 Future Stars Spring Program6 Sessions April - June 2018 U8 players SOLD OUT!
This program focuses on U8 players. It is designed to take place in a small group setting allowing us to teach and challenge the players in an appropriate manner thereby maximizing the benefit they receive. This program is well-rounded and focuses on the fundamental skills of hockey:
Skating - stride, balance, turning, & stopping
Puck Skills - stickhandling, passing, shooting
Development of basic hockey knowledge
Fun - making earning the game fun for all!
2018 U8 Future Stars Fall Preseason Program6 Sessions April - June 2018 U8 players ONLY 2 OPENINGS REMAIN!
Designed to get our youngest players ready for the upcoming season. This program is well-rounded and focuses on the fundamental skills and game play concepts of hockey: