Big News: We are starting an All-Girls Junior Hockey Team for 2024-2025 season!
2024-25 GIRLS JUNIOR HOCKEY PROGRAM AND PHILOSOPHY
The goals of junior hockey are to promote, develop, and administer junior-aged players, teams, and leagues. Hockey's Junior Program is available to athletes who are at least 16 years of age and no older than 20 as of the 31st day of December of the current season of competition.
This program is available to high school students and graduates who seek a greater or different challenge than that which might be available through their prep school team, high school varsity or club team.
JUNIOR HOCKEY PURPOSE & GOALS
The purpose of Junior hockey is essentially two-fold:
1.) Provide an opportunity for players in this age group to play organized hockey
2.) Development of the skills and abilities of all the participants, including players, coaches, and officials.
The goals of Junior hockey are as follows:
1.) Skill Development. To provide talented young players with the opportunity to develop in an organized, structured, competitive and supervised environment.
2.) Quality Coaching. To provide considerable training time, quality coaching instruction, and concerned oversight.
3.) Social Maturity. To provide players with a healthy, constructive environment in which to develop socially.
4.) Educational Advancement. To provide assistance and opportunities for the accomplishment of the participant's educational goals.
5.) Recruiting Exposure. To provide players with exposure to collegiate and professional scouts and recruiters.
6.) Advanced Competition. To provide players with exposure to national and international competition.