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We are looking for talented hockey players at the 97 and 98 birth year that have the right attitude and a passion for the game to be part of our 2013-2014 season.
Coaching staff philosophy:
Push players to their maximum every day in practice and games.Place an emphasis on skill development, tactics and team play.Expectations to win are high. Players must “honor the game”. Show respect for teammates, coaches and opponents.
Tryout dates and times:
Objectives & Player Development:
Skills, Position, System Concepts/Knowledge, Physical StrengthExposure to Junior,Prep andCollege programsPromotionand advancementof Athletes
Head Coach: Jim Sutow
Cell: 215 - 603 - 9696
Coach Sutow’Background:Jimhas played prep hockeyat The HillSchool and Northwood Prep and college hockey at Elmira College, NCAA Div. 3. For the past 9seasons Jim has been heavily involved withthe Hatfield Ice Dog Program serving as the programs Director of Coaching as well as a teamHead Coach. Jim has a proven record of successas a Head Coach, coaching 4 differentIce Dogteams to the USA Hockey NationalChampionships. Jim’s 2012 Midget 16U AA Team won theUSANational Championshipand this season his Bantam AA Team has earned abid to Nationals. Coach Sutow is also an Assistant Coach with the LaSalle HS Varsity Hockey Teamsince 2008.Jim is a Level5USA HockeyCertified Coach.
The Minutemen are a Tier I “AAA” program. As defined by USA Hockey, Tier I “AAA” is the highest competitive level of ice hockey in the United States. The Minutemen program is designed to further develop and challenge our most skilled players to compete against elite level teams at the local and national level. These teams compete in the Atlantic Youth Hockey League (AYHL).