Welcome to Raider Ice HockeyThis winter, Scarsdale High School will sponsor two Ice Hockey teams:
- Varsity is for the top players, regardless of grade-level.
- JV is for freshman, sophomores and juniors to develop their skills and capabilities. (Note: The JV team is dependent upon having enough players to field this team.)
Gold CardsSubmit all Gold Card paperwork to the SHS Nurse before November 6, 2019 to insure that the Gold Card can be issued prior to the start of tryouts.TryoutsIce Hockey tryouts begin on November 11, 2019 at 8:00 AM at Scarsdale High School and players must have their completed gold card from the school nurse. Information on how to get a gold card can be found atTryouts begin Monday, November 11, 2019 - Wednesday, November 13, 2019 (placements after practice). Tryout dates are listed below:
- Monday, November 11, 2019 from 8:00 AM-10:30 AM at Scarsdale High School Turf. This is an off-ice Workout. Please bring sneakers.
- Tuesday, November 12, 2019 from 3:30 pm-5:00 pm at E.J. Murray Skating Center.
- Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from 3:30 pm-5:20 pm at E.J. Murray Skating Center.
Team Placement immediately after practice on November 13, 2019.
Please bring your own personal water bottle and fill them up before the workouts. Also, please be prepared with warm up clothes, including running shoes to each ice hockey workout.The bus will depart from SHS at 3:10 pm Monday - Thursday and 2:30 pm on Friday's.Players are expected to be present at all tryout sessions. Missing sessions will be incorporated into the coach's evaluation of players for the Varsity team.Tryouts consist of assessments of individual ice hockey skills. Players will be evaluated on conditioning, stick skills, skating effort and attitude.The coaching staff also tests the athletes for general athleticism.Players are also evaluated on their cooperation with other players and their ability to take direction from the coaching staff.
Preseason PracticeTeam practices begin at the conclusion of the tryout period. A Google calendar will be shared with the team and parents listing the practice and game times and dates.Varsity Practice:See shared Google CalendarJV Practice:See shared Google CalendarFreshman Practice:See shared Google Calendar
Ice Hockey is a commitment of about 1.5-2 hours per day, 6 days a week with occasional Saturday games and competitions. It is our expectation that athletes will be present for all team tryouts, scrimmages, practices, games, and tournaments.
The regular season ends in February for both teams.
For additional information please contact:
James Synowiez: firstname.lastname@example.org