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2024 Spring Program General Information

Team Colorado is excited to announce our 2024 Spring Hockey Program! The Spring program is open to all players in Colorado and surrounding states. Join us on the ice with our AAA coaches for the month of April to focus on skill and concept development in a fun, but competitive setting. We pride ourselves on offering an elite training environment for players to experience the next level while building lasting connections with coaches and players alike.

When: TUE April 9th to WED May 1st, 2024
Practices:  Tuesdays or Wednesdays and Saturdays
Location: Big Bear Ice Arena
 
TC will field two teams at the 14U, 12U, and 10U age divisions to represent the state of Colorado at the Minnesota Stars and Stripes Tournament in Minneapolis, MN May 3rd - 5th, 2024.
 
Age Divisions*
10U (Birth Years 2013, 2014)
12U (Birth Years 2011-2012)
14U (Birth Years 2009-2010)
*players must tryout and play in their own age division
 
Questions? Contact Coach Karen Rickard at 214-435-4978 OR kerickard18@gmail.com

Spring Coaching Lineup

14AAA: Ava Reynolds, Ava Lai
14AA: Shelby Butler, Dru Burns
12AAA: Vanessa Taylor, Greg Sodbinow, Keilana Schmidt
12AA: Tatum Gietl, Alana Bouthillette, Molly Jones
10AAA: Karen Rickard, Lexi Jackson, Halee Smith
Guest Coaches: Chris Lockrem, Jesse Cwik
Goalie Coaching: Colin Piner from Mountain High Hockey
Denver Human Performance Coaches: Andy Howard and Joel Barreras

Spring Program Tryout Info

Tryout Schedule
Saturday March 23rd @ Big Bear
14U - 11:00 AM 12:15 PM 
12U - 12:00 PM 1:15 PM 
10U - 3:00 PM 4:15 PM 

Sunday March 24th @ Big Bear Ice Arena
14U - 10:45 AM 12:00 PM 
12U - 12:00 PM 1:15 PM
10U - 3:00 PM 4:15 PM

The tryout fee is $100 and every player must have a current USA Hockey 23-24 registration.

Tryout Registration Link

 

Please note that program fees and travel fees are separate and will be billed independently of tryout registration.

Spring Program Information

All teams will practice and have off-ice workouts with Denver Human Performance twice a week (Tuesdays OR Wednesdays and Saturdays) running TUE April 9th through WED May 1st with their assigned age group.  Practices will be structured to develop individual skills and team concepts by our experienced Team Colorado AAA coaches.
 

All practices and off ice programming will be out of Big Bear Ice Arena.

On Ice Practice Schedule

Tuesdays 5:00PM - 6:15PM (10U)
Wednesdays 5:00PM - 6:15PM (12U)
Wednesdays 6:30PM - 7:45PM (14U)
Saturdays 12:00PM - 1:15PM (10U)
Saturdays 1:30PM - 2:45PM (12U)
Saturdays 3:00PM - 4:15PM (14U)
 

Off Ice Worout Schedule

All off ice training will be hosted by Denver Human Performance at their Big Bear Training Facility prior to or immediately following on ice practice. The complete schedule is below.
 
10Us
Tuesdays 6:30PM - 7:30PM
Saturdays 10:30AM - 11:30AM
 
12Us
6:30PM - 7:30PM
12:00PM - 1:00PM
 
14Us
Wednesdays 5:15PM - 6:15PM
Saturdays 1:30PM - 2:30PM
 

Program Cost - $589* and includes the following:

  • Over 8 hours of on ice instruction with our AAA coaches and 19AAA players
  • Seven hours of off ice training with Denver Human Performance
  • Reversible Jersey and socks
  • Coaches stipends and admin costs
*travel fees are assessed separately than program cost and include tournament fees, coaches flights, coaches hotels, coaches rental vehicles, and per diem for coaches.

2024 Minnesota Stars and Stripes

All players 14U/12U/10U on Team White or Team Blue will travel to the Twin Cities May 3rd - 5th, 2024 for games to participate in the Minnesota Stars and Stripes tournament.  Teams will equally divide the tournament registration fee, coaches expenses (flights, hotel, rental vehicles, and meals).  Families will also be responsible for booking and paying for player/family travel expenses, lodging and food.  

MINNESOTA STARS AND STRIPES TOURNAMENT LINK

Tournament Details

  • 5 Game Guarantee
  • ​20 Minute Stop Time Periods
  • ​Invite & Open Levels
  • USA Hockey Certified Officials
  • Team trophies 1st, 2nd, 3rd place
  • Online Schedules & Standings
  • All Teams Ready to Play, Friday 8am
  • $2,095 team entry fee (multi-team discount)

HPHL for High School Players

For High School age players, The HPHL provides Spring Hockey opportunities to play within the state of Colorado.  Girls will have 10 games and 6 ice touches (unchanged from original plan).  They will also have a playoff with a few additional games at the end. Online HPHL registration can be found at  https://www.highplainshockey.com/page/show/1488267-registration.  



TEAM COLORADO FUTURES

Team Colorado is excited to get our second Spring season of  8U FUTURES  underway! Open to all players in Colorado and surrounding states! Join us on the ice for three Saturdays in the month of April to focus on skills, skills, skills!

When: April 2023
Practices: 3 Saturday 
Location: Big Bear Ice Arena 
Cost: $89 (includes TC Futures jersey)
Birth Years: 2015, 2016, 2017
 
Saturday April 13th ---- 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Saturday April 20th ----- 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Saturday April 27th----- 9:00AM - 10:00AM
 

8U FUTURES REGISTRATION LINK!