All new and current Affiliated players should register directly with their club. Links for Unaffiliated new players or people who have questions are on the Home Page of the League website. The season will run from April 30-July 30 with games being played each Sunday except May 28 and July 2.
UNAFFILIATED PLAYER LINK These are new players who have not played in a Fall/Winter High School Season and do not attend a school with a club or reside in an area affiliated with a club. Players who were assigned to a club for the Spring Season are considered UNAFFILIATED until they are assigned by the league and play a Fall/Winter Season. TEAMS MAY NOT RECRUIT UNNAFFILIATED PLAYERS, THIS INCLUDES PLAYERS ASSIGNED FOR THE SPRING SEASON. The Unaffiliated Tryout is scheduled for Thursday, August 18th at 7 PM at the Comerica Center in Frisco. All new, Unaffiliated players must attend in order to be assigned to a team.
To be eligible to play High School Hockey for the Summer 2023 or the 2023-24 Fall/Winter season you must be a 2010 birth year or older. 2011 birth years & younger are not eligible for high school hockey. Additionally, you must also be entering the 7th grade or higher in the fall of 2023. If you meet BOTH requirements, please read further.
Every player in the DFW Metroplex that meets the above requirements is eligible to play High School Hockey. Where you play is based primarily on where you live. If you reside in an area that is affiliated with a club then you play for that club, unless you attend a private school that has a team. If you are home schooled or attend a school that is not affiliated with a club but reside in an ISD that is affiliated with a Club, then you play for that club.
Players entering 7th-10th grade will be eligible to play JV. Players entering 9th-12th grade will be eligible to play Varsity. No 7th or 8th graders may play Varsity and no 11th or 12th graders may play JV. A player who turns 19 prior to September 1st is not eligible to play High School Hockey. The maximum birth year to play JV is 2007 (16U). A player 2006 or older is not eligible for JV.
If you reside in an area affiliated with a club based on the list below then that is the club you play for unless you attend Jesuit College Prep in which case you play for Jesuit.
If you reside in an ISD that is not affiliated with a club or attend Jesuit then you will be assigned to a club by the league as an UNAFFILIATED player. PLAYERS ARE NEVER PERMITTED TO SIGN WITH ANY CLUB AND MUST BE ASSIGNED BY THE LEAGUE.
1) SUMMER LEAGUE- Players that are unaffiliated, and NEW to high school hockey, that wish to in the SUMMER Season must email email@example.com for a summer team assignment. The player must then attend the open tryout and follow the steps in 2 and 3 below.
2) FALL/WINTER LEAGUE-Players that are unaffiliated, and NEW to high school hockey, that wish to in the Fall/Winer Season must attend the Open Tryout. The Open Tryout will be held at the Comerica Center in Frisco on August 17, 2023. All players will be assigned to a club through this tryout. That assignment will be permanent unless the area they reside in becomes affiliated with a club.
3) Players are placed based on 3 criteria in the following order:
a. Club Need-The League assigns players to clubs that need players
b. Club Location-related to where a player lives-The league tries to assign players to clubs in their general area.
c. Player Preference-Only if the first 2 criteria are met. Players will not be assigned to clubs that have a large pool of players nor will they be assigned to a club out of their general area.
If you have any questions on where you should play or how to register CLICK HERE or contact Keith Andresen at firstname.lastname@example.org
USA HOCKEY 2022-2023 Season Member Registration Join as a player, coach, referee or volunteer.
SafeSport for Please 17 & Older
In addition to coaches and club personnel, ALL PLAYERS who turn 17 OR OLDER MUST COMPLETE SAFESPORT TRAINING. This must be completed the league is unable to add them to your roster and they will not be able to play. They will need their current USAH number to register. This must be done every year. Some players may only have to do the refresher but players will be directed to the correct course once they log in using their USAH Registration number. Here is the link https://www.usahockey.com/safesporttraining
Please contact: Michelle Peterson
P.O. Box 867512
Plano, Texas 75086-7512
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For any players interested in joining Plano Wildcats Hockey who have financial concerns, please contact Michelle Peterson at 214-491-8895 or email email@example.com