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Spring 2019

Spring Registrations are Now Available

ST. JUDE SPRING SKILLS & CROSS-ICE

 

This spring join St. Jude for twice weekly skates with one night of skills and the other 3-on-3 cross-ice. 

 

The on-ice skills curriculum will be focused on edge work, balance, stride, speed and efficiency in skating.  This will be backed up with puck-handling, shooting and passing progression drills that will focus on building key foundational skills used to compete in hockey.

 

Then, the second night players will take a break from structured skates and enjoy the benefits of fast paces 3-on-3 cross-ice games where the primary emphasis is on having fun.  These games will allow players to mix up their positions and work on their small ice game in a fun environment. 

 

  • Spring skills and 3-on-3 cross-ice is being offered for Co-Ed 8U-14U and Girls 10U through 19U. 
  • Cross-ice teams will be assigned with balanced abilities. 
  • Players will register as individuals.
  • Goalie specific training not included.
  • As the new age divisions apply starting with spring, the age levels birthyear breakdown will be  8 U Mites - 2011 & 2012, 10U Squirts - 2009 & 2010, 12U PeeWees - 2007 & 2008 and 14U Bantams - 2005 & 2006. 

Cost is $350 per skater and $100 per goalie.

 

The Registration "Spring 2019" is not currently available.

Day Date Time Rink Event Group
Monday March 18th 5:45-6:55pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 8U/10U and Co-Ed 8U/10U
Monday March 25h 5:45-6:55pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 8U/10U and Co-Ed 8U/10U
Monday April 1st 5:30-6:30pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 8U/10U and Co-Ed 8U/10U
Monday April 8th 5:30-6:30pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 8U/10U and Co-Ed 8U/10U
Monday April 15th 5:30-6:30pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 8U/10U and Co-Ed 8U/10U
Monday April 22nd 5:30-6:30pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 8U/10U and Co-Ed 8U/10U
Monday April 29th 5:30-6:30pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 8U/10U and Co-Ed 8U/10U
Tuesday May 7th 5:30-6:30pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 8U/10U and Co-Ed 8U/10U
Monday May 13th 5:30-6:30pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 8U/10U and Co-Ed 8U/10U
Monday May 20th 5:30-6:30pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 8U/10U and Co-Ed 8U/10U
Monday March 18th 7:05-8:15pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 12U/14U and Co-Ed 12U
Monday March 25h 7:05-8:15pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 12U/14U and Co-Ed 12U
Monday April 1st 6:40-7:40pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 12U/14U and Co-Ed 12U
Monday April 8th 6:40-7:40pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 12U/14U and Co-Ed 12U
Monday April 15th 6:40-7:40pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 12U/14U and Co-Ed 12U
Monday April 22nd 6:40-7:40pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 12U/14U and Co-Ed 12U
Monday April 29th 6:40-7:40pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 12U/14U and Co-Ed 12U
Tuesday May 7th 6:40-7:40pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 12U/14U and Co-Ed 12U
Monday May 13th 6:40-7:40pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 12U/14U and Co-Ed 12U
Monday May 20th 6:40-7:40pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 12U/14U and Co-Ed 12U
Monday March 18th 8:25-9:35pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 16U/19U and Co-Ed 14U
Monday March 25h 8:25-9:35pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 16U/19U and Co-Ed 14U
Monday April 1st 7:50-8:50pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 16U/19U and Co-Ed 14U
Monday April 8th 7:50-8:50pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 16U/19U and Co-Ed 14U
Monday April 15th 7:50-8:50pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 16U/19U and Co-Ed 14U
Monday April 22nd 7:50-8:50pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 16U/19U and Co-Ed 14U
Monday April 29th 7:50-8:50pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 16U/19U and Co-Ed 14U
Tuesday May 7th 7:50-8:50pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 16U/19U and Co-Ed 14U
Monday May 13th 7:50-8:50pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 16U/19U and Co-Ed 14U
Monday May 20th 7:50-8:50pm SIA Cross Ice Girls 16U/19U and Co-Ed 14U
Tuesday March 19th 5:30-6:40pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 8U/10U
Tuesday March 26th 5:30-6:40pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 8U/10U
Tuesday April 2nd 5:30-6:30pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 8U/10U
Tuesday April 9th 5:30-6:30pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 8U/10U
Tuesday April 16th 6:40-7:40pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 8U/10U
Tuesday April 23rd 5:30-6:30pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 8U/10U
Tuesday April 30th 5:30-6:30pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 8U/10U
Monday May 6th 5:45-6:45pm OL Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 8U/10U
Tuesday May 14th 5:30-6:30pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 8U/10U
Tuesday May 21st 5:30-6:30pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 8U/10U
Tuesday March 19th 6:50-8:00pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 12U/14U
Tuesday March 26th 6:50-8:00pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 12U/14U
Tuesday April 2nd 6:40-7:40pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 12U/14U
Tuesday April 9th 6:40-7:40pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 12U/14U
Tuesday April 16th 7:50-8:50pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 12U/14U
Tuesday April 23rd 6:40-7:40pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 12U/14U
Tuesday April 30th 6:40-7:40pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 12U/14U
Monday May 6th 7:00-8:00pm OL Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 12U/14U
Tuesday May 14th 6:40-7:40pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 12U/14U
Tuesday May 21st 6:40-7:40pm SIA Co-Ed Skills Co-Ed 12U/14U
Wednesday March 20th 6:10-7:10pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 14U/16U/19U
Wednesday March 27th 6:10-7:10pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 14U/16U/19U
Wednesday April 3rd 7:50-8:50pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 14U/16U/19U
Wednesday April 10th 7:50-8:50pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 14U/16U/19U
Wednesday April 17th 7:50-8:50pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 14U/16U/19U
Wednesday April 24th 7:50-8:50pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 14U/16U/19U
Wednesday May 1st 7:50-8:50pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 14U/16U/19U
Wednesday May 8th 7:50-8:50pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 14U/16U/19U
Wednesday May 15th 7:50-8:50pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 14U/16U/19U
Wednesday May 22nd 7:50-8:50pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 14U/16U/19U
Wednesday March 20th 7:20-8:20pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 8U/10U/12U
Wednesday March 27th 7:20-8:20pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 8U/10U/12U
Wednesday April 3rd 6:40-7:40pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 8U/10U/12U
Wednesday April 10th 6:40-7:40pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 8U/10U/12U
Wednesday April 17th 6:40-7:40pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 8U/10U/12U
Wednesday April 24th 6:40-7:40pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 8U/10U/12U
Wednesday May 1st 6:40-7:40pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 8U/10U/12U
Wednesday May 8th 6:40-7:40pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 8U/10U/12U
Wednesday May 15th 6:40-7:40pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 8U/10U/12U
Wednesday May 22nd 6:40-7:40pm SIA Girls Skills Girls 8U/10U/12U

NWHL SPRING LEAGUE

This spring, St. Jude will be placing a limited number of  teams in the NWHL (House) Spring League. 

  • 5 teams will be placed in NWHL Spring League:  Co-Ed 8U, Co-Ed 10U, Co-Ed 12U, Girls 12U and Co-Ed 14U.  
  • As the new age divisions apply starting with spring, the age levels birthyear breakdown will be  8 U Mites - 2011 & 2012, 10U Squirts - 2009 & 2010, 12U PeeWees - 2007 & 2008 and 14U Bantams - 2005 & 2006. 
  • Each team will have 1 weekly split-ice practice and place approximately 8-10 games. 
  • Players will be required to have a St. Jude reversible jersey which will be available for purchase if needed.  If a player's reversible jersey fits and is in good condition from the 2018-19 season, they may use it and will not require a new jersey. 

St. Jude will have one team per level  and as such, a  limited number of spots will be available for these teams.  Teams will be selected on a placement basis. 

Team practices will begin late March and run to early June. 

 

Cost is $375 per player, $265 per goalie. 

The Registration "Spring 2019" is not currently available.

NWHL Spring League Assessment Schedule

Day Date Time Rink Event
Saturday March 9th 3:50p - 5:00pm SIA 8U Assessment
Sunday March 10th 2:40p - 3:50pm SIA 8U Assessment
Saturday March 16th 3:15p - 4:15pm OL 8U Assessment
Monday March 11th 5:45p - 6:55pm SIA 10U Assessment
Wednesday March 13th 6:10p - 7:10pm SIA 10U Assessment
Monday March 11th 7:05p - 8:15pm SIA 12U Assessment
Wednesday March 13th 7:20p - 8:20pm SIA 12U Assessment
Monday March 11th 8:25p - 9:35pm SIA 14U Assessment
Wednesday March 13th 8:30p - 9:30 pm SIA 14U Assessment
Monday March 11th 7:10p - 8:10pm MP Girls 12U Assessment
Wednesday March 13th 6:15p - 7:15pm MP Girls 12U Assessment

The Registration "Spring 2019" is not currently available.

SPRING TOURNAMENT TEAMS

For the travel players and those seeking a higher level of competition, we are offering the opportunity to participate in local tournaments during the spring season. 

 

St. Jude will sponsor tournament teams at the Co-Ed  8U Mite, 10U Squirt, 12U Pee-Wee and 14U Bantam levels and at the Girls 10U, 12U, 14U and 16/19U levels.

 

Please note that tournament teams are highly competitive and not all players who tryout will be selected to a team.

 

As the new age divisions apply starting with spring, the age levels birthyear breakdown will be  8 U Mites - 2011 & 2012, 10U Squirts - 2009 & 2010, 12U PeeWees - 2007 & 2008 and 14U Bantams - 2005 & 2006. 

Tournament Team fees will be divided among the players participating on the team for each individual tournament.  Estimated tournament team cost is approximately $100 per player.

The tournaments will be:

8U, 10U, 12U and 14U Co-Ed

8U Co-Ed:

Chicago Cup - April 26 -28, 2019

TBD  - May 2019

 

10U AA Co-Ed:

King of Rings - April 12-14, 2019

Chicago Spring Classic - April 26 - 28, 2019

 

10U A Co-Ed:

Chicago Cup - April 26 - 28, 2019

May TBD

 

12U AA Co-Ed:

Kind of Rings - April 12-14, 2019

Battle of the Border - May 10-12, 2019

 

12U A Co-Ed:

Chicago Cup - April 26 -2 8, 2019

Windy City Spring Classic  - May 17-19,  2019

 

14U A Co-Ed:

The Gauntlet (Detroit) - April 12-14, 2019

Chicago Shoot-out - May 2-5, 2019

 

If any of the tournaments above are not possible, below is a list of alternate tournaments to be considered:

King of Rings - April 12-14, 2019

Chicago Cup - April 26 -28, 2019

Irish South Bend Cup - April 26 - 28, 2019

Chicago Spring Classic - April 26-28, 2019

Chicago May Madness - May 10-12, 2019

The Invitational - May 14-19, 2019

Dragon's Lair - May 17-19, 2019

Windy City Spring Classic - May 17-19, 2019

 

 

Girls 10U, Girls 12U, Girls 14U, Girls 16U

Dragon's Lair Tournament (Big Bear) - May 17-19, 2019

Girls 19U

Girls Motown Cup - May 3-5, 2019

Dragon's Lair Tournament (Big Bear) - May 17-19, 2019

Women's Beantown Classic - July 25-28, 2019

 

Tournament Team Try-out cost $75 per player. 

 

The Registration "Spring 2019" is not currently available.

Co-Ed Tournament Team Try-out Schedule

Day Date Time Rink Event
Thursday March 14th 5:35p - 6:35pm SIA Co-Ed 8U Tournament Team Try-out
Saturday March 16th 1:10p - 2:20pm SIA Co-Ed 8U Tournament Team Try-out
Friday March 15th 6:30p - 7:30pm OL Co-Ed 10U Tournament Team Try-out
Saturday March 16th 2:30p - 3:40pm SIA Co-Ed 10U Tournament Team Try-out
Friday March 15th 7:45p - 8:45pm OL Co-Ed 12U Tournament Team Try-out
Saturday March 16th 3:50p - 5:00pm SIA Co-Ed 12U Tournament Team Try-out
Tuesday March 12th 6:50p - 8:00pm SIA Co-Ed 14U Tournament Team Try-out
Saturday March 16th 5:10p - 6:20pm SIA Co-Ed 14U Tournament Team Try-out

Girls Tournament Team Try-out Schedule

Day Date Time Rink Event
Saturday March 30th 11:50a - 1:00pm SIA Girls 10U Tournament Team Try-out
Sunday March 31st 10:40a - 11:50am SIA Girls 10U Tournament Team Try-out
Saturday March 30th 1:10p - 2:20pm SIA Girls 12U Tournament Team Try-out
Sunday March 31st 12:00p - 1:10pm SIA Girls 12U Tournament Team Try-out
Thursday March 21st 6:15p - 7:15pm MP Girls 14U Tournament Team Try-out
Friday March 29th 5:15 - 6:15pm OL Girls 14U Tournament Team Try-out
Thursday March 21st 7:30p - 8:30pm MP Girls 16/19U Tournament Team Try-out
Saturday March 30th 2:30p - 3:40pm SIA Girls 16/19U Tournament Team Try-out

CHECKING CLNICS

All first year 14U Bantams (2006's) must complete 2 hours of checking clinics BEFORE they begin play in 2019 spring season. 

 

Checking Clinics will feature proper balance and stance for RECEIVING a check, proper angles to use when GIVING a check and most importantly, how best to AVOID a check. 

The clinic is recommended for all 14U Bantams and second year 12U PeeWees.  Players will be paired up by size when checking.

Girls who participate in the Girls Checking Clinic must also attend at least one of the Co-Ed sessions to get the required 2 hours. 

Cost of the clinic is $50 for first time participants, $25 for players that have completed a clinic in the past. 


Registration fee covers patricipation in all clinics offered.  Players must participate in at least 2 to meet state and USA Hockey requirements. 

 

The Registration "Spring 2019" is not currently available.

Co-Ed Checking Clinics

Day Date Time Rink Focus
Tuesday March 5th 8:10p - 9:20pm SIA General Information
Tuesday March 12th 8:10p - 9:20pm SIA Receiving a Check
Tuesday March 19th 8:10p - 9:20pm SIA Giving a Check
Tuesday March 26th 8:10p - 9:20pm SIA Avoiding a Check

GIRLS CHECKING CLINICS

Day Date Time Rink Event
Saturday March 16th 10:30 - 11:40am SIA Girls Checking Clinic

LITTLE KNIGHTS PROGRAM

St. Jude will be offering a spring Little Knights Learn to Play session.

  • 14 fun skates - 2 per week starting April 5th and ending before Memorial Day weekend with one day as skills and the other cross-ice games.
  • Designed for players born in 2010 or younger who have basic skating experience.
  • ADM (American Development Model) skill and techniques integrated into the program.
  • All players must have full hockey gear.

For additional information and the calendar of skates, please visit St. Jude's Learn to Play page.

 

Cost is $225 per player.

 

The Registration "Spring 2019" is not currently available.

Little Knights Spring Schedule

Day Date Time Rink Event
Friday April 5th 6:10-7:10pm SIA Little Knights Game Day
Sunday April 7th 9:00-10:00am SIA Little Knights Skills
Friday April 12th 6:10-7:10pm SIA Little Knights Game Day
Sunday April 14th 9:00-10:00am SIA Little Knights Skills
Tuesday April 16th 5:30-6:30pm SIA Little Knights Game Day
Wednesday April 17th 5:30-6:30pm SIA Little Knights Skills
Friday April 26th 6:10-7:10pm SIA Little Knights Game Day
Sunday April 28th 9:00-10:00am SIA Little Knights Skills
Friday May 3rd 6:10-7:10pm SIA Little Knights Game Day
Sunday May 5th 9:00-10:00am SIA Little Knights Skills
Wednesday May 8th 5:30-6:30pm SIA Little Knights Game Day
Sunday May 12th 9:00-10:00am SIA Little Knights Skills
Friday May 17th 6:10-7:10pm SIA Little Knights Game Day
Sunday May 19th 9:00-10:00am SIA Little Knights Skills

LEARN TO SKATE PROGRAM

St. Jude will be offering a spring Learn to Skate session starting April 7th and concluding in May before Memorial Day weekend. 

  • 7 engaging sessions
  • Effective skating skills infused in the program to develop future hockey players.
  • Designed for participants aged 3-8.
  • All skating sessions will be at Southwest Ice Arena.

Cost is $95 per skater. 

 

The Registration "Spring 2019" is not currently available.

Learn to Skate Spring Schedule

Day Date Time Rink Event
Sunday April 7th 9:00-10:00am SIA Learn To Skate
Sunday April 14th 9:00-10:00am SIA Learn To Skate
Wednesday April 17th 5:30-6:30pm SIA Learn To Skate
Sunday April 28th 9:00-10:00am SIA Learn To Skate
Sunday May 5th 9:00-10:00am SIA Learn To Skate
Sunday May 12th 9:00-10:00am SIA Learn To Skate
Sunday May 19th 9:00-10:00am SIA Learn To Skate