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U15 Tryouts 2022 Update

Please note, players can only tryout for one team at a time.

 

Players also must first be released by their home team before they may tryout elsewhere.

 

Once released, a player can try out for any team they wish however again only one team at a time.

 

Releases will occur only during the specific days listed below.

 

Fall ID Camps start on August 22nd, each team has a list of 25 protected players

 

August 29th teams will reduce this 25 player list from down to 23

 

September 5th the 23 protected list will be lowered down to 21.

 

At this time, each team will also provide a 13 skater and 1 goaltender list. These players are confirmed to be on their team for next year.

Players not on this list can request from the team that they are trying out for to be either signed and or released and the team has 24 hours to decide which option.

The dates that a player can make this request will only be from September 5th  at 6pm to September 7th at 5pm. On September 8th, the rosters for the fall ID tournament are set and confirmed.

 

September 10th and 11th, we will conduct our Fall ID tryout tournament at East Hants arena. There are no releases during this tournament.

 

Final rosters are to be submitted to the league by midnight September 11th. Once the rosters are circulated to all teams, there is a 24 hour window whereby teams can add a player if they have not filled all of their cards, however no one can be removed from the roster submitted.

 

Best of luck to everyone trying out!!

Aug 16, 2022

Spring ID Camp Update

Please note, now that all spring ID camps have been completed, our league will have no sanctioned events or ice times until our Fall ID camps open up on August 22nd.

 

Players are under no obligation for any hockey programs until fall ID camps open up.

 

Only exception to this is Bedford for which there will be announcement forth coming shortly and will be posted on the Bedford site.

Jun 21, 2022

NEW FRANCHISE AWARDED IN BEDFORD REGION

NEW FRANCHISE AWARDED IN BEDFORD REGION

The Bedford Bandits will join the U15 Major league this season

 

 

Hockey Nova Scotia, in partnership with the Nova Scotia U15 Major Hockey League, announced today that a new league franchise has been awarded in the Bedford region.

 

Following a call for bids last month and a thorough selection process, an entry from an operating group consisting of Paul Hunt and Ja-red Glazebrook was selected as the winning bid in the region.

 

The new franchise will be branded as the Bedford Bandits U15 Major Hockey Club and will begin operations during the upcoming 2022-23 Nova Scotia U15 Major Hockey League season.

 

The new team operators bring several years of coaching and volunteer experience at various levels of hockey in Nova Scotia to their new team.

 

“Paul and Ja-red are dedicated volunteers with very impressive hockey backgrounds. We know they are committed to the growth and development of young players in the Bedford region," said Kevin Benjamin, Hockey Nova Scotia Elite Hockey Chair.

 

You can follow along with the latest new and updates from the new team on their Twitter and Instagram accounts.

 

The Nova Scotia U15 Major Hockey League is made up of 12 teams from across the province and is the top U15 league in Nova Scotia.

 

Hockey Nova Scotia would like to congratulate Paul Hunt and Ja-red Glazebrook on their winning bid and wish their team the best of luck next season.

 

 

Garreth MacDonald

Communications & Special Events Director

Hockey Nova Scotia

 

259 Commodore Drive

Dartmouth, NS, B3B 0M1

902.454.9400

 

hockeynovascotia.ca

Jun 20, 2022

Spring ID Camp Update

Please note, now that all spring ID camps have been completed, our league will have no sanctioned events or ice times until our Fall ID camps open up on August 22nd.

 

Players are under no obligation for any hockey programs until fall ID camps open up.

 

Only exception to this is Bedford for which there will be announcement forth coming shortly and will be posted on the Bedford site.

 

Jun 15, 2022

Now Accepting Bids to Operate U15 Major Franchise in Bedford Region

Hockey Nova Scotia, in partnership with the Nova Scotia U15 Major Hockey League, is now accepting bids to operate the U15 Major franchise in the Bedford region.

Because of this, the spring ID camp for those wishing to tryout will occur later than the other teams.

Please continue to follow up this site as we will be posting developments as they occur.

May 13, 2022
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