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Hello all Lions and Hat Tricks participants.  Register here for the Season, Tryouts & Evaluations.
 
All players (non goalies) please register with the appropriate age level registration below.
 
Goalies - please register under the Goalie ONLY registration link.
 
If you have any questions about tryouts, registration, program fees, or anythinbg RAHA related, please contact Eric Presbrey (epresbrey@ridgefieldhockey.org) or Patrick Walsh (pwalsh@ridgefieldhockey.org).
 
Thank you...and see you in the Lions and Hat Tricks 2021-2022 Season.
 
Go Lions and Hat Tricks!

 
2021-2022 Hat Tricks Full Season Midget Team Registration

2021-2022 Hat Tricks Full Season Midget Registration

MIDGETS (U15, U16, U18) – 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 birth years

  • Register and pay the tuition fee in full. (Checks will not be cashed for players who are not selected or decline a position)
  • Be in good standing with RAHA, if a returning player
  • Please contact Eric Presbrey (epresbrey@ridgefieldhockey.org) or Sean Sullivan (ssullivan@ridgefieldhockey.org) if you are a New York resident and did not play for RAHA or a CHC team in 2020-2021.

If you have any questions, please contact Eric Presbrey at epresbrey@ridgefieldhockey.org

Base Cost: $2,725.00

Opened: 01/26/2021

Open to:
born between: 01/01/2003 and 12/31/2007

2021-2022 Lions Goalie ONLY Tryout Registration

2021-2022 Lions GOALIE Tryout Registration - All Goalies Registration (Read below for PLAYER Registration)

Goalies participate in their age level tryouts as well as the Goalie Specific Tryout.

2021-2022 Lions Tryout Schedule

GOALIES ONLY SESSIONS

Monday, March 15th

6:20-7:20PM – All goalies birth years 2007-2015 registered for Lions tryouts.

Goalies should plan to attend both the goalie only session for their birth year and their scheduled tryout sessions listed above based on age level.  Goalies will be independently assessed during the goalie-specific tryouts and additionally reviewed by team coaches during their age level tryouts. Goalies MUST attend both tryout formats.

Midget Goalies Only – TBD

 

ALL PLAYER & GOALIE AGE LEVEL TRYOUTS

All evaluations will be held at the Winter Garden Ice Arena in Ridgefield, CT

MITES (U8) – Birth years 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

  • Tuesday, March 23rd - 5:10 – 6:10PM
  • Thursday, March 25th - 5:10 - 6:10PM

Age Level Directors – Eric Presbrey, Corry Ioli

 

SQUIRTS (U10) – Birth years 2011, 2012

Tuesday, March 16th

  • 5:10-6:10PM (Group 1 – Last names A-M)
  • 6:20-7:20PM (Group 2 – Last names N-Z)

Thursday, March 18th – Group assignments will be announced prior to the sessions.

  • 5:10-6:10PM Group 1
  • 6:20-7:20PM Group 2

Wednesday, March 24th – Group assignments will be announced prior to the sessions.

  • 5:10-6:10PM Group 1
  • 6:20-7:20PM Group 2

Age Level Directors – Patrick Walsh, Mike Zarro

 

 

PEEWEES (U12) – Birth years 2009, 2010

Wednesday, March 17th

  • 6:20-7:20PM (Group 1 – Last names A-M)
  • 7:30-8:30PM (Group 2 – Last names N-Z)

Tuesday, March 23rd – Group assignments will be announced prior to the sessions.

  • 6:20-7:20PM Group 1
  • 7:30-8:30PM Group 2

Thursday, March 25th - Group assignments will be announced prior to the sessions.

  • 6:20-7:20PM (Group 1)
  • 7:30-8:30PM (Group 2)

Age Level Directors – Eric Presbrey, Devon Myers

 

BANTAMS (U14) – Birth years 2007, 2008

Tuesday, March 16th

  • 7:30-8:30PM (Group 1 – Last names A-M)
  • 8:40-9:40PM (Group 2 – Last names N-Z)

Monday, March 22nd - Group assignments will be announced prior to the sessions.

  • 6:20-7:20PM (Group 1)
  • 7:30-8:30PM (Group 2)

Wednesday, March 24th - Group assignments will be announced prior to the sessions.

  • 7:30-8:30PM (Group 1)
  • 8:40-9:40PM (Group 2)

Age Level Directors – Kim Hulber, Mike Zarro

Basic requirements:

Prior to being allowed on the ice for evaluations, all players must:

  1. Register and pay the tryout fee
  2. Make a tuition deposit of $1,500 for Mites, or
  3. $2,500 for Squirts and PW's and Bantams
  4. Be in good standing with RAHA, if a returning player

Please contact Eric Presbrey at epresbrey@ridgefieldhockey.org with any questions.

Opened: 01/26/2021
Closes: 12/31/2021

Open to: Boys & Girls
born between: 01/01/2003 and 12/31/2016

2021-2022 Lions Mite Evaluation Registration

The Evaluation Schedule is as follows:

GOALIES ONLY Sessions

Monday, March 15th - 6:20-7:20PM – All goalies birth years 2007-2015 registered for RAHA tryouts

Goalies should plan to attend both the goalie only session for their birth year and their scheduled tryout sessions listed above based on age level.  Goalies will be independently assessed  during the goalie-specific tryouts and additionally reviewed by team coaches during their age level tryouts. Goalies MUST attend both tryout formats.

PLAYER & GOALIE AGE LEVEL TRYOUTS

MITES (U8) – Birth years 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

Age Level Directors – Eric Presbrey, Corry Ioli

  • Tuesday, March 23rd - 5:10 – 6:10PM
  • Thursday, March 25th - 5:10 - 6:10PM

All evaluations will be held at the Winter Garden Ice Arena in Ridgefield, CT.

The Tryout fee is $100.

Basic requirements:

Prior to being allowed on the ice for evaluations, all players must:

  1. Register and pay the tryout fee.
  2. Make a tuition deposit of $1,500 (checks only) at tryout check in.
  3. 2015, 2016 birth years are not required to make a deposit as tuition is waived for these birth years.
  4. Be in good standing with RAHA, if a returning player.

Please contact Eric Presbrey at epresbrey@ridgefieldhockey.org with any questions.

Base Cost: $100.00

Opened: 01/26/2021

Open to:
born between: 01/01/2013 and 12/31/2017

2021-2022 Lions Peewee Tryout Registration

2021-2022 Lions PEEWEE Tryout Registration

The Tryout Schedule is as follows:

PEEWEES (U12) – Birth years 2009, 2010

Wednesday, March 17th

  • 6:20-7:20PM (Group 1 – Last names A-M)
  • 7:30-8:30PM (Group 2 – Last names N-Z)

Tuesday, March 23rd – Group assignments will be announced prior to the sessions.

  • 6:20-7:20PM Group 1
  • 7:30-8:30PM Group 2

Thursday, March 25th - Group assignments will be announced prior to the sessions.

  • 6:20-7:20PM (Group 1)
  • 7:30-8:30PM (Group 2)

Age Level Directors – Eric Presbrey, Devon Myers

Peewee Goalies:

Monday, March 15th - 6:20-7:20PM – All goalies birth years 2007-2015 registered for Lions tryouts-

Goalies should plan to attend both the goalie only session for their birth year and their scheduled tryout sessions listed above based on age level.  Goalies will be independently assessed during the goalie-specific tryouts and additionally reviewed by team coaches during their age level tryouts. Goalies MUST attend both tryout formats.

All tryouts will be held at the Winter Garden Ice Arena in Ridgefield, CT.

The Tryout fee is $150.

Basic requirements:

Prior to being allowed on the ice for evaluations, all players must:

  1. Register and pay the tryout fee.
  2. Make a tuition deposit of $2,500 (checks only) at tryout check in.
  3. Be in good standing with RAHA, if a returning player.

Please contact Eric Presbrey at epresbrey@ridgefieldhockey.org with any questions.

Base Cost: $150.00

Opened: 01/26/2021

Open to:
born between: 01/01/2009 and 12/31/2010

2021-2022 Lions Bantam Tryout Registration

2021-2022 Lions Bantam Tryout Registration

The Tryout Schedule is as follows:

BANTAMS (U14) – Birth years 2007, 2008

Tuesday, March 16th

  • 7:30-8:30PM (Group 1 – Last names A-M)
  • 8:40-9:40PM (Group 2 – Last names N-Z)

Monday, March 22nd - Group assignments will be announced prior to the sessions.

  • 6:20-7:20PM (Group 1)
  • 7:30-8:30PM (Group 2)

Wednesday, March 24th - Group assignments will be announced prior to the sessions.

  • 7:30-8:30PM (Group 1)
  • 8:40-9:40PM (Group 2)

Age Level Directors – Kim Hulber, Mike Zarro

Bantam Goalies:

Monday, March 15th - 6:20-7:20PM – All goalies birth years 2007-2015 registered for Lions tryouts-

Goalies should plan to attend both the goalie only session for their birth year and their scheduled tryout sessions listed above based on age level.  Goalies will be independently assessed during the goalie-specific tryouts and additionally reviewed by team coaches during their age level tryouts. Goalies MUST attend both tryout formats.

All evaluations will be held at the Winter Garden Ice Arena in Ridgefield, CT.

The Tryout fee is $150.

Basic requirements:

Prior to being allowed on the ice for evaluations, all players must:

  1. Register and pay the tryout fee.
  2. Make a tuition deposit of $2,500 (checks only) at tryout check in.
  3. Be in good standing with RAHA, if a returning player.

Please contact Eric Presbrey at epresbrey@ridgefieldhockey.org with any questions.

Base Cost: $150.00

Opened: 01/26/2021

Open to:
born between: 01/01/2007 and 12/31/2008

2021-2022 Lions Squirt Tryout Registration

2021-2022 Lions SQUIRT Tryout Registration

The Tryout Schedule is as follows:

SQUIRTS (U10) – Birth years 2011, 2012

Tuesday, March 16th

  • 5:10-6:10PM (Group 1 – Last names A-M)
  • 6:20-7:20PM (Group 2 – Last names N-Z)

Thursday, March 18th – Group assignments will be announced prior to the sessions.

  • 5:10-6:10PM Group 1
  • 6:20-7:20PM Group 2

Wednesday, March 24th – Group assignments will be announced prior to the sessions.

  • 5:10-6:10PM Group 1
  • 6:20-7:20PM Group 2

Squirt Goalies:

Monday, March 15th - 6:20-7:20PM – All goalies birth years 2007-2015 registered for Lions tryouts

Goalies should plan to attend both the goalie only session for their birth year and their scheduled tryout sessions listed above based on age level.  Goalies will be independently assessed during the goalie-specific tryouts and additionally reviewed by team coaches during their age level tryouts. Goalies MUST attend both tryout formats.

Age Level Directors – Patrick Walsh, Danielle Scesa

All evaluations will be held at the Winter Garden Ice Arena in Ridgefield, CT.

The Squirts Tryout fee is $150.

Basic requirements:

Prior to being allowed on the ice for evaluations, all players must:

  1. Register and pay the tryout fee.
  2. Make a tuition deposit of $2,500 (checks only) at tryout check in.
  3. Be in good standing with RAHA, if a returning player.

Please contact Eric Presbrey at epresbrey@ridgefieldhockey.org with any questions.

Opened: 01/26/2021
Closes: 12/31/2021

Open to:
born between: 01/01/2011 and 12/31/2012