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December 3, 2015
Practice

Our practice time has changed from Wednesday, December 9th at 6am to Tuesday, December 8th at 6am. 

Thanks.

 
December 2, 2015
Pownal Tournament Schedule

The schedule for the pownal tournament has been released and our games are as follows:


Pownal Red Devils Team 1  @ North River Flames 
Date: Thu Dec 03, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Pownal Sports Centre - Arena

North River Flames  @ Western Warriors 
Date: Fri Dec 04, 2015 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Cody Banks Arena

North River Flames  @ Charlottetown Abbies 
Date: Fri Dec 04, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Simmons Sports Arena

I hope the boys are looking forward to another good tournament. If there is any questions or concerns please let me know. 

Thanks. 
Sara
 
November 18, 2015
Time changes

We have had a time change to our schedule for the weekend. Our game in Pownal on Friday is now at 10:50am instead of 11:10am. Remember to be at least 1 hour early for our games.

Also, we have changed our practice time from Wednesday, December 2 at 6am to Tuesday, December 1st at 6am. Another team had a conflicting time so we have switched with them. This if for the noted time only. 

The calendar has been updated for your reference.

Thank you.

Sara

 
November 6, 2015
New Video

Some coaching tips from a former NHLer turned minor hockey coach. (Even if he was a leaf).

 

https://youtu.be/5bBn0uODx7Q

 

Dave

 
October 29, 2015
Update

 

Good Afternoon,
We have a few additions to our schedule and a change as well. Our practice on November 11 has been changed from 6am to 2:50pm at the APM Centre due to a later opening of the rink that day. Also, we were able to secure some ice and gym time at the Cari complex for a few dates. November 9th, November 23rd, December 7th, December 23rd and January 11th have been booked for us. We will be on the ice from 4:45pm-5:30pm then in the gym from 5:45pm-6:45pm. Please make sure kids have shorts and sneakers with them. 
There will be an email coming shortly to verify the gym time on Saturday mornings as well. 
Thanks, 

Sara Gauthier

 

 
October 26, 2015
Practice TIme Change

Please be advised that we have changed our regular early morning day to Wednesday's at 6am effective next week, November 4, 2015. For this week only, we will be having our practice at 6am on Friday, October 30, 2015 as we have switched with another team.

Thank you. 

 
October 16, 2015
Upcoming Schedule

We have an exhibition game this Sunday at 2:40 against Charlottetown at the APM  Please arrive 1 hour early as we need to hand out jerseys before hand.

 

Returning players will have first choice then we will draw names out of a hat for everyone after that.

October 20th 6:00AM Practice

Oct 23rd 7:00 against in Sherwood (I will confim rink once I know).

October 25th 2:40 APM against Sherwood

October 30th 6:00 AM Practice

We will also be having a parents meeting after Sunday's game to go over the plans for the season.

 
October 14, 2015
Final Roster

Here is the final roster for the 2015 Novice AA 

GOALTENDER:

Cal King

 

DEFENCE:

Zack Shepherd

Rylan MacPhail

Bradley Kelly

Luke Inman

Finn Galaise

Jackson Coles

 

FORWARD:

Ben Wood

Gabe Wolfe

Sam Stewart

Zack Stretch

Brad Sigsworth

Brayden Ranahan

Nate MacDonald

Hunter Crozier

Liam Arsenault

 

We have a game scheduled @ the APM on Sunday at 2:40 against Charlottetown and we will practice on Tuesday morning at 6:00 AM

For all other novice players....

There will be four Novice "A" teams this year for NRMHA. For the first week the ice time(s) will be on Saturday, Oct.17th: - 7:00am for those with last names starting with M-Z - 8:10am for those with last names starting with A-L And Monday, Oct. 19th: - 4:00pm for those with last names starting A-L - 5:10pm for those with last names starting M-Z Please try to have your son/daughter in attendance for both sessions as coaches will be starting to evaluate players to ensure that the 4 teams can be as equal as possible.

 
October 10, 2015
Invites to Next Tryout

We would like to invite the following players to the next 2 tryouts sessions.  Final Cuts will be made after the last icetime. 

We will be playing an intersquad game on October 12 @ 5:10 and October 14th @ 4:30 Please look for your team color when you get to the rink and you will be assigned a jersey.

 

Team Red:

Ben Wood

Brad Sigsworth

Sam Stewart

Cole Irwin

Chase Desroches

Nate MacDonald

Jordan Roberts

Dylan Drummond

Cameron Coffin

 

Defence

Finn Galaise

Rylan MacPhail

Rachel Campbell

Ollie Press

 

Goalie:

Cal King

 

Team White:

Jackson Coles

Isaac Fraser

Hunter Crozier

Ben Constable

Logan Griffin

Gabe Wolfe 

Zack Stretch

Liam Arsenault

Dylan MacLean

 

Defence

Luke Inman

Zach Shepherd

Brayden Ranahan

Bradley Kelly

 

Goalie:

Adam MacDonald

The coaching staff would like to thank everyone for trying out.

 
October 10, 2015
Try Outs

 Try outs begin this Saturday and the cost is $10.00 per ice time.  There will be cuts made after the first ice time and potentially after the second. The final roster will be decided after the third ice time.

October 10, 2015 8:30 AM 9:30 AM Novice AA Tryout 

October 12, 2015 5:10 PM 6:10 PM Novice AA Tryout 

October 14, 2015 4:30 PM 5:30 PM Novice AA Tryout

The list of players asked to continue the try out process will be posted here.

 
October 1, 2015
Novice AA Conditioning and Tryouts

Thank You all for choosing to participate in the Novice AA Tryouts.

 

First thing we need to clarify to everyone trying out is that it is extremely hard to narrow the players down to 15 skaters as everyone has their own strength's and weaknesses. The coaching staff will be leaving all “politics and friendships” out of the selection process and we will be searching for the top players that we feel will make our team competitive throughout the entire minor hockey season.

 

I want everyone to understand going into this, that there are extra costs (above and beyond minor hockey), associated with playing on a AA team.

  • Extra Ice times (we have to pay for an extra 1/2 hour of ice time every week)

  • This also includes some extra practice time in November/December (we may look at renting ice from other associations, ie North Rustico and Kensington).

  • Gym time

  • Island wide travel; we have Novice AA teams from tip to tip and we will be required to travel around PEI to play at these arenas

  • We we will be participating in 3-4 tournaments on PEI (we are not allowed to travel off PEI yet), extra costs are associated with these as well.

  • Each player will be asked to purchase a “weighted puck” for practice. ($3-$4)

  • There will also be some team bonding outside of the rink that will cost extra as well.

 

 

If you are comfortable with the extra costs associated with playing AA hockey, please try out. If your child wants to try out and you are not comfortable with the extra costs, please let us know before we make the final cuts and we will be “The Bad Guys”.

 

This years team we will be searching for Hard Workers, Team Players and Respect for both the game as well as the other members of the team.

 

We have a few basic rules to start out the season:

  1. All Players RESPECT their teammates, coaches, parents, referees, opposing players and the game.

  2. 24 Hour Rule... If you as a parent have an issue with a coach/management. You are asked to wait 24 hours before addressing the issues with the coaching staff.

  3. 45 Minutes arrival before the game so we can do a proper off ice warm up/pre game speech.

  4. 10 minute injury rule... If your child is hurt on the ice during a game and a member of the coaching staff needs to attend to them, they must spend 10 minutes of playing time in the dressing room to be assessed to determine if they are fit to resume play.

  5. Spring Hockey comes second.

    Yes people play spring hockey and we understand that, but you are making a commitment to this team for the year and we ask that this hockey comes first. We will do our best to accommodate the spring hockey practices when they happen, as long as we don't have ice time booked too.

  6. All players are on a TEAM... Selfish plays will not be tolerated. There is no I in team!

  7. If a player doesn't understand something they are encouraged to ASK a coach for an explanation.

  8. Players are EXPECTED to come to the rink ready to:

    1) Work as hard as they can.

    2) Have FUN!

 

 

All Tryouts at APM Center, Cornwall.

 

October 2, 2015 4:30 PM 5:30 PM Novice AA Conditioning Mac to Z

October 2, 2015 5:40 PM 6:40 PM Novice AA conditioning A to Mab

October 3, 2015 8:10 AM 9:10 AM Novice AA conditioning A to Mab 

October 3, 2015 9:20 AM 10:20 AM Novice AA Conditioning Mac to Z 

October 9, 2015 5:00 PM 6:00 PM Novice AA conditioning A to Mab

October 9, 2015 6:10 PM 7:10 PM Novice AA Conditioning Mac to Z 

October 10, 2015 8:30 AM 9:30 AM Novice AA Tryout 

October 12, 2015 5:10 PM 6:10 PM Novice AA Tryout 

October 14, 2015 4:30 PM 5:30 PM Novice AA Tryout 

 

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