Various teams in various junior hockey leagues will be holding their main tryout camps during the month of August.
Following are details on several of them.
Batchewana, members of the new Canadian International Hockey League, will be holding its first-ever tryout camp on August 8-9-10 at Lake Superior State University’s Taffy Abel Arena. All players born in 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997 and 1998 are invited to attend. Players do not need a release from their former team or a permission to skate. Cost for the three-day camp is $100. To register, contact Attack general manager Dennis Bolton via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ST. CHARLES SPIRIT
St. Charles, also of the new CIHL, will be holding its tryout camp August 8-9 at Pete Palangio Arena in North Bay. Cost is $100 per player. Register via email@example.com or call director of hockey operations Richard Miness at 705-223-0503 or general manager Scott Ginson at 705-207-4150 or community co-ordinator Christine Bourque at 705-561-9009.
Soo Firehawks of the Midwest Jr. Hockey League will be staging open tryouts August 22-23-24 at Big Big Arena in the Michigan Soo. Cost is $100 per player. To register, call Firehawks head coach Joe Esson at 906-322-1655 or e-mail him via firstname.lastname@example.org.
TRAVERSE CITY HOUNDS
The defending MWJHL champion Hounds have slated their tryout camp for August 23-24 at Centre Ice Arena in Traverse City. To register, call Hounds general manager Randy Montrose at 810-523-2412 or e-mail him via Rmontrose@tchounds.com.
DETROIT FIGHTING IRISH
The Ice Box Sports Centre in Brownstown Township, just outside of Detroit, is the site for the main tryout camp for the Fighting Irish of the MWJHL. The camp will be held August 19-20-21 at a cost of $200 per player. To register and/or for further information, contact Fighting Irish owner Lisa Cruz via e-mail, email@example.com.
Metro Jets of the North American 3 Hockey League have scheduled their tryout camp for August 18-19-20 at Fraser Hockeyland. Register via the team website, metrojetshockey.com, or call Jets head coach Justin Quenneville at 361-877-9999 or assistant coach Randy Wilson at 248-496-6230.