The SUNNIES hockey program will be led by Danny Irmen. It is for 4-6 year old players that want to learn, want to get better, and take direction well. The program will focus on skating and heads up puck control along with an intro to passing and shooting. The players will get roughly 1 practice per week from March - October and the fundamentals learned here will be the foundation for their future success in the sport of hockey.
Under 6 depending on skill.
The Manitou Muskies Hockey Program will have tryouts for some levels this fall. The program will focus on three things that are in the make up of all players that can advance to a higher level. In short, they must be able to skate, have vision and compete. Our program works that into every aspect of our training and how we learn to play the game. We are a puck possession program as apposed to a dump and chase type philosophy. Our players will grow dramatically in poise, decision making and understanding.
The Minnesota BRONZEBACKS are a tryout only, elite hockey program. The team will train at the LumberYard Hockey Center in Stillwater Minnesota. The training will focus on skating, heads up play, puck possession and hockey IQ. The BRONZEBACKS will play in 3-4 local invite level tournaments and 1-2 out of town or country tournaments. The team will live up to it's namesake. Smallmouth are know to be pound for pound the hardest fighting fresh water fish you can have on the end of your line. They are also at times extremely tough to catch and smart. They can hunt in packs and be there one day and gone the next. The BRONZEBACKS will fight to the end, hunt in a pack and never give up. Our program will take high level players that have a team first attitude, solid character and a will to get better every day. We will train on and off ice with that purpose.