Video Replays of Recent Games
July 27, 2016
Hello Players and Parents-
The Ignatius Hockey Club will enter its 9th season in the 2016-17 school year, fielding teams at both the Varsity and Junior Varsity level to compete in the 54th season of Chicago Catholic Hockey League for the coveted Kennedy Cup.
Hockey Director Matt Smith is the Head Coach of the Varsity team and Coach Matt Atsoff will return as Head Junior Varsity Coach. Planning, scheduling and staffing are underway with the intention of creating a season of unprecedented growth and development for players at both levels. The JV schedule will include competitive tournaments and exhibition games outside of the CCHL. Details to follow in late August.
The Hockey Club wishes to acknowledge the support of the Saint Ignatius College Prep school administration and Athletic Department as well as the management of Johnny’s Ice House for their commitment to Saint Ignatius High School Hockey.
Please be aware of the following important dates:
UIC Strength and Conditioning continues until August 11th
Wed July 27 - (Tonight!) Last summer skate at Johnny’s West
Parents are encouraged to attend and meet other parents, coaches and alumni players.
Cash bar and pizza available for players afterwards, courtesy of the Hockey Club.
Mon. August 8 – Season player registration opens on – line via the SICP Hockey website www.saintignatiushockey.com
Wed. August 17th -7pm at School Fall/Winter Mandatory Sports Meeting
Season details will be available and one parent must attend with each player.
Pre Tryout Conditioning Clinics- Tues August 23, Thurs. August 25, and Fri. August 26 – 3:50 pm Johnny’s West Ice Arena. Bus service to be provided.
Season Tryouts – Sun. August 28, 4:50 pm, Tues. August 30 and Wed. August 31 3:50 pm ( bus service provided). Johnny’s West Ice Arena.
Have a great rest-of-the-summer!
Spring/Summer On-Ice Program - Register by May 1, 2016
Click HERE to register for the spring / summer on - ice program. The on-ice program begins Wednesday May 4. Each ice time is from 6 to 7 pm at Johnny’s West ice arena. The program includes 12 weekly skates on Wednesdays concluding on July 27, 2016. No ice time on Wednesday July 6. The website calendar is updated with the on ice schedule as well. The cost for the on ice program is $300. The program is led by the Saint Ignatius Hockey Club coaching staff.
Summer Off- Ice Strength and Conditioning Program -
The program begins Monday, June 6, 2016 and concludes August 11, 2016 and occurs on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 3:00 to 4:30 pm. Registration for the summer off-ice program is separate from the on- ice program. Details regarding the summer off ice program registration will be forthcoming by May 1, 2016.
Please direct any questions to Coach Joe Gotfryd. Joe.email@example.com 708-785-6036.
Video Replays of 2015 / 2016 Games
Registration must be completed by September 3, 2015
Registration for the 2015 / 16 is now open via this website. Please go the registration page to complete the registration process. Please note that you will need an updated USA Hockey # for the upcoming season to complete registration. There is a link in the registration process for you to obtain an updated USA Hockey # for this season.
August 19 - Parent Meeting
Please remember that there is an August 19 meeting at the school at 7 pm for all parents with students participating in athletics this school year. We have been informed that this is a parent only meeting. No student / athletes are required to attend. The main meeting is in the gym. A hockey specific meeting will follow the main meeting.
Player Physical Forms
Completed player physical forms must be submitted to the hockey team registrar, Liz Fischer by all players. These forms can be turned in to Liz at the August 19 evening parent meeting at the school if you have not mailed them to her already. A pdf file of the forms can be found below.
2015 / 16 Season Tryouts
Hockey team tryouts are scheduled for Tuesday September 8 and Wednesday September 9. The time for each day is 3:50 pm at Johnny's West. There will be a bus leaving from school promptly at 3:10 pm to bring any player to Johnny's West that may need transportation. All players must be registered to try out.
Varsity Pre Season Tournament
The varsity team will participate in the Chicago Preseason High School Invitational Tournament from September 10 -13 at the Center Ice of DuPage Ice Arena. The website for the tournament is up and schedules posted. The tournament website is preseasoninvite.com. Games for Saint Ignatius are posted on our website calendar page.
First JV Practice
The first JV practice is scheduled for Friday September, 11. 3:50 pm at Johnny's West. Bus service to JV practices will begin that day.
Website Calendar Page
The calendar page of the website has been updated with some of the season practice and game schedules. Please understand that the season schedules are still a work progress at this point and will be updated numerous times in the coming weeks prior to tryouts and the season beginning.