Join the DU Jr. Pioneers
Tryouts for the 2019-20 Jr. Pioneers Hockey season will be held in August-October for U8 – U16 (birth years 2003-2011).

Jr. Pioneers Hockey tryouts are 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 U12-16, parents may check-in players but may not watch tryouts.

Important Documents

2019-20 Jr. Pioneers Hockey parent handbook
2019-20 Jr. Pioneers Hockey SafeSport Program




Team Registration & Fees

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

Register Online

2019-20 Fees

Fees for the 2019-20 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

Players new to the Jr. Pioneers Hockey program will also have a $155 to accommodate the 2019-20 player package.

For any questions regarding fees, please contact Shawn Reid at or 303-871-3388, or Jesse Badder at or 303-871-3396.



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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