TRYOUT INFORMATION FOR THE 2019-2020 SEASON
Tryouts have concluded, thank you to all who participated. At this time, there are Vault Summer Training positions open for a few skaters and 2 goalies, please email email@example.com for more information.
All sessions will be held at the
Northford Ice Pavilion, 24 Firelite Place Northford, CT 06472
Open to birth years 2000-2003, however all 2003's must attend the U16 tryout
U16 Teams (see below for more information)
Open to birth years 2003-2005, however all 2005's must attend the U14 tryout
Open to birth years 2005-2007
Information on 16U Teams:
We will field a 16U Major and a 16U Minor team for the 2019-20 season. Players from both teams will develop through the Vault Summer Training Program.
The Minor Team will follow a split season schedule with weekday practices and weekend games until Thanksgiving. The team will reconvene in March to participate in the USA Hockey Tier 2 Championship qualifying tournaments.
The Connecticut Polar Bears will offer the fourth annual Vault Summer Training Program for the 2019-20 season.
Players will receive 125 hours of on-ice training, 2 sessions a week of off-ice training, and 20 games, including participation in the Beantown, NAHA, and Stoney Creek tournaments.
Training will focus on skill development, small games, and game situational training. For a sample of the tempo and pace of our practices, check out the videos on this page or visit the Training Blogs.
NEW FOR 2019:
A limited number of outside players will be considered for admission to the Vault program. To be considered, please register for tryouts and send firstname.lastname@example.org a separate email.