Frequent Questions, House League (Stoney Creek Girls Hockey Association)

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House League FAQ’s


What age group should my daughter register for?


Division

Birth Years

U7 - Fundamentals IP program

2017,2018,2019

U9

2013 & 2014

U11

2011 & 2012

U13

2009 & 2010

U15

2007 & 2008

U18

2006, 2005 & 2004

U22

2003, 2002, 2001 & 2000

 

 

What is the cost of house league?

 

This season the cost is $650 per player. Many teams will also do fundraising for any tournaments they go to.

 

What is included in the house league fee?

 

Approximately 45 hours of ice time, jersey, socks, and lots of new friends.

 

When does the season start?

 

The weekend of September 19th, 2021. As soon as we have the schedule, it will be sent to all registered players.

 

What days and times will my daughter play/practice?

 

There are no set days/times for house league. We try to give the girls as much ice as possible and as such there are varying days/times.  Our teams play as part of the GHGHL (Greater Hamilton Girls Hockey League).  This gives us the opportunity to play teams from Niagara Falls to Brantford.

 

I have 2 daughters that would like to play together because it’s their first year, can they do that?

 

Short answer, yes. We can make exceptions however, the younger player will need to play UP a level if approved as a player cannot play in a lower age group.

 

What team will my daughter be on?

 

This information will be given closer to the season starting - once registered you’ll receive all pertinent information to your email.

 

Can my daughter be on a team with her friend(s)?

 

We do our best to match the girls up with their requested friends - however, we also have to take into account skill and balance (ex. we cannot overload one team to honour friend requests). Generally, it’s not a problem.

 

FUNdamentals - U7 IP Program

 

At the U7 level we operate our Initiation Program according to the standards you’d find with Hockey Canada. It is skill based and has some game introduction but it is not run like a typical house league or rep program.

 

First Shift Program

 

A 6 week program for girls ages 6-10, who are brand new to hockey. The program is comprised of six 1 hour sessions offering a consistent weekly day/time. It is designed to introduce players & parents to the game of hockey. All equipment is provided by Bauer and the player can keep the equipment at the end of the program. The cost is $250 for the 6 weeks and includes ice time, and full outfitting of equipment including:

• Skates

• Stick

• Gloves

• Helmet combo, including face mask

• Shoulder & elbow pads

• Pants & shin guards

• Neck guard

• Jock/jill under protective shorts

• Bag

• Socks and jersey

 


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