Mites


At the Mites level, kids improve on their existing skating abilities as well as learn the fundamentals of hockey. At this level, there is greater emphasis on learning hockey fundamentals including skating with the puck, passing, positions, etc.

The mites team will play games vs other Central Park based teams, and against more competitive select teams, both at Lasker Rink, and in the nearby tri-state area (within 1-hour drive time).

Ages: 7-8

Birth year: 2009-2010

Season: September 10 thru March 12

Practices: Approximately 30-35 practices, plus 5 pre-season clinics focusing on Powerskating, Stickhandling, and Team Play (New!)

Pre-season / Location TBA (Begins September 10)

o 6 Pre-season clinics on Sundays with Coach Martin Cejka. Time and Location TBA. 

Regular Season / Lasker Rink (Begins October 23)

o Sundays 4:20 - 5:40 PM

o Mondays 4:15 - 5:15 PM

 

Games:

12-14 games will be played on Sundays, at Lasker Rink, or at locations within 1-hour drive of Manhattan. There will be one weekend travel tournament, plus end of season Lasker Cup tournament. 

Games will be played cross-ice, in accordance with USA Hockey guidelines.

 

Capacity: 14 players

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Season Schedule

Schedule of practices, games, and events is published on TeamSnap. Click link to view. We strongly recommend downloading the TeamSnap mobile app. 

 

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Mites News & Notes

Congratulations to our Split-Squad 2016/17 Mites for finishing an incredible 1st place and 3rd place in the Lasker Cup!!!!!