PROGRAM ADVANTAGES

  • Practices take place during the school/word day (no running around the region for practices and games in the evenings.
  • Development takes place over a 5 year period.
  • Same amount of games as city hockey, but only takes place over the course of 6 weekends all winter. Exhibition games will be used to fill blanks in the schedule. 
  • Student-Athlete model: Hockey skill development within the regular school day.

THE TEAMS

Gee Gees Varsity Hockey Team:

  • Midget (15-16-17 years of age).

Symmes Junior Varsity Hockey Team:

  • Major Peewee/Bantam (12-13-14 years of age).

DEVELOPMENT PLAN

  • Approximately 80 hours of ice-time.
  • Approximately 80 hours of off-ice training.
  • 6 tournaments throughout Ontario, Quebec and the U.S.
  • Player evaluation over 5 year period (individual skills and video instruction).

ACADEMIC EXPECTATIONS

Academic-Athletes are expected to:

  • Maintain GREEN for attitude to study in all courses.
  • Successfully pass all courses each term.