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2022-23 Central Catholic Vikings Hockey Tryouts * 50th Anniversary Season

Registration has closed the for Junior Varsity & Varsity tryouts for the 2022-2023 Central Catholic Vikings Hockey Club season.

If your son has not yet registered, tryouts are still in progress and your wants to play ice hockey for the school, please contact Head Coach Bill Connelly (hockey-headcoach@centralcatholichs.com) as soon as is possible so that we can make arrangements for you to be able to register. 

We are very excited about the upcoming season, which is the Club's 50th Anniversary!

The first tryout session is May 10, 2022 (full schedule is below). Upon registration, you will receive any tryout-related announcements or other updates by email.

CCVHC Junior Varsity & Varsity Tryouts Start SOON! Register Now!

CCVHC participates in the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Hockey League (“PIHL”) and will conduct tryouts for our 2021-2022 ice hockey teams at Alpha Ice Complex in Harmarville, PA. 

This tryout registration is for prospective CCVHC varsity and junior varsity players only. To be eligible, players must be 9th - 12th grade stuents enrolled at Central Catholic High School.  (Tryout registration for the CCVHC Middle School/Bantam team will open in late May/early June.) 

After registration, please check the Central Catholic Vikings Hockey website frequently.  Should any dates/times be changed, updated information will be posted on the CCVHC website (if you are registered for tryouts, you will also receive an email).

Note: Any past due 2021-22 balances must be paid before tryouts begin. Players will not be allowed to tryout for 2022-23 teams unless dues/fees remaining from 2021-22 are paid in full. Invoices will be sent to every player with a past-due balance. 

TRYOUT FEE:

The tryout fee $100.00 per registrant.  Fees will be paid exclusively online (credit card convenience fees included). 

TRYOUT SCHEDULE: 

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 (6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
Thursday, May 12, 2022 (6:00 pm -8:00 pm)

Wednesday, May 18, 2022 (6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
Thursday, May 19, 2022 (6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

 

TRYOUT FORMAT:

  • CCVHC will be holding closed tryouts this year. 
  • Please check the CCVHC website for any updates. 
  • Specific tryout ice schedules or player assignments will be announced in the week prior to tryouts. Players may not be invited to all tryout days or may be invited to all days for coaches to observe in different situations for placement.
  • Placements for the Junior Varsity team(s) and Varsity team will be announced at the conclusion of tryouts.

PREPARING FOR TRYOUTS:

  • Arrive at the Alpha Ice Complex for your designated tryout in plenty of time to check in and change.  
  • You will be provided a jersey to use for tryouts. This jersey shall be returned to the Club at the end of the tryout session (or tryouts, as determined by the coaching staff).
  • Bring your own water bottle (make sure that your player's name is clearly marked). 

TRYOUT ABSENCES:

If a player is going to miss all or part of the tryout process you must still complete the online registration and pay the $100.00 tryout fee. The tryout fee is non-refundable.

We realize that Central Catholic High School and other spring sports are in season and that some prospective CCVHC players may have pre-existing obligations. 

With sufficient advance notice of a pre-existing conflict, Head Coach Bill Connelly will do his best to accommodate registered prospective players when creating groups for specific tryout dates/times.   Similarly, please contact Head Coach Bill Connelly promptly if you are unable to make a tryout session for which your player is scheduled so that he can adjust the skating groups accordingly.

Tryout registration Information

Helpful information about completing the CCVHC 2022-2023 tryout registration online ...

The online registration session will allow you to sign up for participation, complete contact information, submit any necessary forms and waivers, as well as pay online the $100.00 tryout fee, which is required of all players trying out for the 2022-2023 season. 

When completing the registration, please read through each page carefully to ensure that all information is provided accurately.  Detailed information about the Central Catholic Vikings Hockey Club program is contained within the attached document below ("Program Overview and Tryout Guide").  For future reference, please feel free to print a copy of this guide.

USA HOCKEY MEMBERSHIP. To begin the tryout registration process, your athlete will need to have a current 2022-23 USA Hockey Confirmation Number.  Register for USA Hockey here: https://membership.usahockey.com/

ANNUAL SAFESPORT TRAINING REQUIRED (BY 2005/2004). Also, please remember that, if your athlete is BY 2005 or older, he will be required to take his Safesport training course or annual refresher prior to the start of the CCVHC season (August 1, 2022).  For Safesport training, go to: https://www.usahockey.com/safesporttraining

CONSENT TO TREAT/TRANSPORT & MEDICAL INFO FORM REQUIRED. Each registrant will be required to download, complete/sign and upload a "Consent to Treat, Transport and Medical Information" fillable .pdf form. A copy is attached below. While you can fill out all of the consent fields online, you must print out the completed form, sign it (a real, handwritten signature) where indicated, and upload it back to the system in order to complete the registration.  

BIRTH CERTIFICATE. If you are new to CCVHC for the 2022-23 season, you will be required to upload a copy of your son's birth certificate. 

CONCUSSION BASELINE TESTING. Concussion baseline testing is required every two years. If your athlete's most recent concussion baseline test was prior to April 2021, he will need to be re-tested prior to August 2022. Please ensure that you save a copy of your confirmation of concussion baseline testing, which will be required when the season begins in August. 

Check your work!  Prior to finalizing and submitting your registration, please review each entry to ensure that all SportsEngine-related fields have been pulled from your user account properly and/or that all information submitted is correct.