2017-2018 Hockey Season Info, News (Southpoint Minor Hockey)

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2017-2018 Hockey Season Info
Submitted By Andrea Symons on Tuesday, August 29, 2017
We have been getting a few questions lately regarding the upcoming 2017-2018 hockey season for House/Local League and Girls Interlock.  

Please click Read More to view answers to questions you may have.

When will the season for house/local league and girls Interlock start? 
* Local League will start Saturday September 16th.

* Mites & Tykes will start Saturday September 23rd.
* Girls Interlock will start Sunday September 24th.
* A schedule of times will be posted in the next few days.  

NOTE: You will also receive an email or phone call from your coach/convener during the week of the 11th of September to advise of the time your child will be on the ice. 

I do not know what team my child is on.  How will I know what time to go? 
* You will receive an email or phone call from your coach/convener during the week of the 11th of September. 
* All Divisions – Southpoint Minor Hockey will be doing evaluation practices in order to do our best in balancing the teams starting on September16th.  You will be contacted as to which group your child will be practicing with. 

- Team Drafts will be held on September 23rd / September 24th for Novice thru Midget House/Local League Teams.
- Following the Draft coaches will call to confirm which team your child is on.
- Mite and Tyke players will continue to practice at their assigned times until Mid-November when games begin on Saturdays. Teams will not be assigned until early November.

What equipment do I require for my child to play hockey? 
- Helmet
- Neck Guard
- Shoulder pads
- Elbow Pads
- Hockey Pants
- Shin Pads - Skates
- Groin Protection "cup"(Jock or Jill)
- Stick 
- Mouth Guard
- Practice Jersey
- Hockey Socks
- and of course an equipment bag to hold all this. 

* Southpoint Minor Hockey Association will provide your child with a Jersey for games.
*Mite and Tyke players will receive a practice jersey and socks through the development program. 

How much will my child Practice and Play this season? 
Starting on September 16th, 2016 through March 25th, 2017.  However there are a few weeks/weekends there will be no hockey; Christmas Break as well as March Break and any Holidays that fall on your player’s practice days. 

What days will my Child play on?
See below the typical days each divisions practice and/or play. 
* For more accurate information check the website as September 17th approaches for more accurate times and days

House/Local League
Mites – Wednesdays and Saturdays
Tykes – Wednesdays and Saturdays
Novice – Mondays and Saturdays
Atom – Tuesdays and Saturdays
Peewee – Mondays and Saturdays
Bantam – varies as per League Schedule
Midget - varies as per League Schedule    

Atom – Mondays and Saturdays/Sundays
Peewee - Mondays and Saturdays/Sundays
Bantam – Wednesdays and Saturdays/Sundays
Intermediate – Wednesdays OR Thursdays and Saturdays/Sundays

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