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TRYOUTS & REGISTRATION

Join the DU Jr. Pioneers

Tryouts for the 2018-19 Jr. Pioneers Hockey season will be held in August-October for U8 – U18 (birth years 2000-2010).

Beginning with the 2018-19 season, Jr. Pioneers Hockey tryouts will be closed sessions with no spectators, except for U8 tryouts. For U10 tryouts, parents may assist players with their gear but may not watch tryouts. For U12-18, parents may check-in players but may not watch tryouts.

Important Documents

2018-19 Jr. Pioneers Hockey Parent/Player Handbook
2018-19 Jr. Pioneers Hockey SafeSport Program

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

REGISTRATION FOR TRYOUTS NOW OPEN!

Tryouts & Registration

How to Register

  1. Register online with USA Hockey. Each player must be registered with USA Hockey, and we recommend you print and save each player’s confirmation number.
  2. Register online with CAHA. At least one parent/guardian for each player must be registered online with CAHA each season, as mandated by the CAHA SafeSport Program for CAHA/Avs Care.
  3. Read the parent/player handbook. This handbook is your agreement for the season with the Jr. Pioneers Hockey program. You cannot complete the registration process until you acknowledge that you have read the handbook.
  4. Release from any previous organizations. If you are new to the Jr. Pioneers Hockey program, you must attain a financial release from your previous program.
  5. Register online with Jr. Pioneers Hockey. During the registration process, you must enter your USA Hockey confirmation code from Step 1.

 

2018-19 Tryout Dates

U8 Tryouts/Skill Evaluations (birth year 2010 and younger)

October 1: 5:30-6:30 p.m.
October 3: 5:00-6:00 p.m.
October 7: 8:00-9:00 a.m.

Register Online

U10 Tryouts (birth years 2008 & 2009)

September 21:

Group 1: 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Group 2: 6:45-7:45 p.m.

September 22:

Group 1: 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Group 2: 2:15-3:15 p.m.

September 23:

Group 1: 9:00-10:15 a.m.

Group 2: 10:30-11:45 a.m.

September 24 (if necessary):

Group 1: 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Group 2: 6:45-7:45 p.m.

Register Online

U12 Tryouts (birth years 2006 & 2007)

September 4:

Group 1: 5:45-7:00 p.m.

Group 2: 7:15-8:30 p.m.

September 5:

Group 1: 5:30-6:45 p.m.

Group 2: 7:00-8:15 p.m.

September 6:

Group 1: 5:30-6:45 p.m.

Group 2: 7:00-8:15 p.m.

September 7 (if necessary):

Group 1: 5:30-6:45 p.m.

Group 2: 7:00-8:15 p.m.

Register Online

U14 Tryouts (birth years 2004 & 2005)

August 24:

Group 1: 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Group 2: 7:45-8:45 p.m.

August 25:

Group 1: 12:45-2:00 p.m.

Group 2: 2:15-3:30 p.m.

August 26:

Group 1: 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Group 2: 2:15-3:15 p.m.

August 27 (if necessary):

Group 1: 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Group 2: 7:45-8:45 p.m.

Register Online

U16 Tryouts (birth years 2002 & 2003)

August 17:

Group 1: 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Group 2: 7:45-8:45 p.m.

August 18:

Group 1: 12:45-2:00 p.m.

Group 2: 2:15-3:30 p.m.

August 19:

Group 1: 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Group 2: 2:15-3:15 p.m.

Register Online

U18 Tryouts (birth years 2000 & 2001)

August 17: 5:15-6:15 p.m.

Register Online

Team Registration & Fees

Team registration is completed online and available after tryouts. We recommend you review the Jr. Pioneers Hockey online registration tutorial.

2018-19 Fees

Fees for the 2018-19 season include:

  • Ice time for games and practices at the University of Denver
  • Tournament entry fees for a selected number of tournaments. Additional tournaments above the number selected will be additional and collected by the team managers.
  • Practice and game socks (U10-U16 get both, U8 get practice socks only), and helmet decals
  • Practice jersey, and home and away game jerseys (U10-U16)
  • Coaches’ salaries
  • League fees
  • Referee fees for home games
  • Parking pass at designated areas on the University of Denver campus (Once you are selected for a team, instructions will be given on how to attain a pass.)
  • One 10 Punch Pass per registered player for Stick & Puck
  • One 10 Punch Pass per family for the Coors Fitness Center (can only be applied to one parent and cannot be shared)
  • Dryland training run by varsity strength and conditioning coaches
  • Dryland shirt and shorts

For any questions regarding fees, please contact Shawn Reid at shawn.reid@du.edu or 303-871-3388, or Jesse Badder at jesse.badder@du.edu or 303-871-3396.

 

Discounts

Only one discount of 10 percent will be applied. Discounts are not applied to deposits, tournament fees or the player package, and are only applied toward season fees after a player has been selected to a team.

Discounts available:

  • 10% for paying remaining balance in full
  • 10% for multiple siblings per family (having more than one player in the Jr. Pioneers Hockey program). The highest registration fee applies first, then a 10% discount is applied for each player afterward.
  • 10% for DU alumni, faculty and staff (automatically applied during registration; if it does not apply, please contact Jesse Badder at 303-871-3396)
  • 10% for Ricks School students (please contact Jesse Badder at 303-871-3396 to use this discount)

Learn More

To learn more about joining Jr. Pioneers Hockey, please complete the interest form below or contact Shawn Reid at 303-871-3388.

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