The Falcon’s Hockey Association is excited to announce our 15th Annual Spring Hockey Program that offers a quality hockey experience for every player. With the success of past Spring programs, we are again enhancing the format to offer the following programs which will run from April 1 - May 24, 2019:
ELITE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT (ESD) PROGRAM
The ESD program has been enhanced this year to include twice per week sessions (skills and coach controlled 3 on 3) that will work to maximize development, reinforce proper technique, & correct form deficiencies. We will work each individual player outside their comfort zone in a fun challenging environment. This will be combined with small area games, station work and full ice scrimmaging. We have also reserved spots for Tournament teams in both the Chi-Town Shuffle & Glacier Spring Classic. This program is for the dedicated athlete that desires to play at the highest level. The sacrifice, no tolerance policy, and dedication required by the player for being successful in this program should be noted. In order to provide the most enhanced and competitive development, players will be evaluated and split in appropriate groups. Our ESD program will be developed and coached by our top
The program fee is $850.00 for all levels.
Tournament participation will be an additional $200.00.
CHI-TOWN - APRIL 19-21
GLACIER - Mid-May
Mites: Monday & Wednesday
Squirts: Monday & Wednesday
Peewees: Tuesday & Thursday
Bantams: Tuesday & Thursday
Midgets: Monday & Wednesday
Girls: Tuesday & Thursday
We are offering weekly Goaltending Clinics, led by GDI and Mark Passalino. This will include weekly on ice and classroom training.
Any goaltender participating will be able to attend the age appropriate ESDs and/or NYSHL team at no additional charge.
NORTH SHORE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM (NSYHL
BOYS SPRING TEAMS)
An enhanced program offering for our North Shore Youth Hockey League (NSYHL) Spring Teams consisting of 8 league games and 8-10 intensive separately scheduled skill development ice sessions using the same curriculum applied in our Elite Skills Development (ESD) Program.
There will be evaluations for the NSYHL Spring teams. FHA Program coaches will coach each one of our NSYHL spring teams during games and practices/skills sessions. The
practices will be fun filled and designed to strengthen all aspects of a player’s game. All House and Travel players are welcome!
The program fee is $650 per player.
There will be 1 practice & 1 game per week (schedule cannot be completed until teams are finalized).
ELITE SKILLS DEVELOPMENT (ESD) PROGRAM – GIRLS U12 - U14
The ESD program has been enhanced this year to include Falcons Girls U12s and U14s. The ESD program will provide players with Skills Training twice per week. Players should only consider this program if they are interested in trying out for the highest-level Fall travel teams. Girls
The program fee is $350.
Tuesday & Thursday
Beginner Hockey Development
All beginning hockey players who would like to be introduced to the game of hockey and improve their
fundamental skills are welcome. There will be 8 Clinics (Sundays) offered and instructed by our professional staff.
Sunday mornings at CIA 11:50am - 12:50pm
CHECKING CLINICS – MANDATORY FOR 2006 BIRTH YEAR
All first year Bantams (2006 birth year & Goalies are incl) are required to attend mandatory series of 3 checking
clinics prior to the start of the spring 2019 program in April or the Fall
2019/20 hockey season.
CHECKING CLINIC / EVALUATION / TRYOUT SCHEDULE
Monday, March 18th
8:00pm-9:00pm – Bantam Checking Clinic #1 CIA
Tuesday, March 19th
7:50pm-8:50pm – Bantam Checking Clinic #2 CIA
Wednesday, March 20th
7:10pm-8:10pm – Bantam Checking Clinic #3 CIA
Monday, March 18th
6:50pm-7:50pm – Peewee (A-L) ESD Tryout CIA
Tuesday March 19th
6:00pm-7:00pm - Squirt (A-L) ESD Tryout HSIA
6:40pm-7:40pm - Peewee (M-Z) ESD Tryout CIA
7:10pm-8:10pm - Squirt(M-Z) ESD Tryout HSIA
8:20pm-9:20pm - Girls ESD Tryout HSIA
Wednesday March 20th
6:00pm-7:00pm - Mites ESD Tryout CIA
8:20pm-9:50pm - Midget ESD Tryout CIA
Thursday March 21st
6:40pm-7:40pm - Bantam (A-L) ESD Tryout CIA
7:50pm-8:50pm - Bantam (M-Z) ESD Tryout CIA
NSYHL EVALUATIONS (ALL AT CIA)
8:20am-9:20am = Squirt
9:30am-10:30am = Mite
10:40am-11:40am = Peewee
11:50am-12:50pm = Bantam
To determine the level your child will play in for the Spring 2019 and Fall 2019-20 season, locate the birth year below.
• Midget 2001 - 2004
• Bantam 2005 - 2006
• Peewee 2007 - 2008
• Squirt 2009- 2010
• Mite 2011 - 2013
On behalf of Falcons Hockey, we would like to welcome you to join our 2019 Spring Program.
Our combination of first-class coaching, top-tier development and unmatched instructor to player ratio sets the Falcons Hockey Spring Program apart from all others.
The Falcons are committed to providing each athlete the best resources available to help them succeed and reach their maximum potential.
We strive to engage any athlete interested in the game of hockey and provide a format that will allow the player to be a Falcon Forever regardless of their skill level.
Director of Spring Hockey
Phone: (847) 997-8600