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Tier II AA/A Tryout Schedule and Team Update
04/21/2016
Parents and Players:   The Junior Hurricanes are pleased...
Junior Hurricanes Lobster Bake and Golf Fundraiser
04/18/2016
    Please join us for a fun day of golf, good...
Financial Aid Application Available for the 2016 - 2017 Season
04/05/2016
  The Junior Hurricanes financial aid application process...
Congratulations to our Jr Hurricanes and Culotta Award Winners
03/27/2016
    Congratulations to Logan Cox and Riley Johnson...
 
Tier II AA/A Tryout Schedule and Team Update

Parents and Players:

 

The Junior Hurricanes are pleased to announce that we will be forming an additional Bantam A mixed team in addition to the Bantam AA Major and Bantam AA/A Minor teams. Johnny Powell will be the Bantam A mixed team coach. 

Listed below are the Tier II AA/A tryout schedules for the upcoming 2016-17 season. Specific times will be sent to all players once registration is closed and groups can be formed. However, players should try to be available for either time on the required evening or weekend for their age group. We reserve the right to change times slightly prior to tryouts depending on registration numbers at any age group. 

 

Registrations are open and can be accessed by:

1. Selecting "Registration" on the main page horizontal menu

2. Click on "RYHA Online Registration"

3. Select "ALL"

4. Select the appropriate age registration and hit the green "Register" button

 

Or by clicking the link Registration Link Here.

 

We look forward to seeing you at tryouts!

 

Squirt Minor        
         
9-May Monday 530-630pm Wake Sq Minor  
12-May Thursday 545-645pm Forest Sq Minor  
14-May Saturday 830-930am Wake Squirt/PW Goalies
14-May Saturday 130-230pm Wake Sq Minor  Final
         
Squirt Major         
         
9-May Monday 655-755pm Forest Sq Major  
12-May Thursday 700-800pm Forest Sq Major  
14-May Saturday 245-345pm Wake Sq Major Final
         
Squirt A        
         
13-May Friday 530-630pm Forest Sq A  
13-May Friday 645-745pm Forest Sq A  
14-May Saturday 830-930am Wake Squirt/PW Goalies
14-May Saturday 400-500pm Wake Sq A  
14-May Saturday 515-615pm Wake Sq A  
15-May Sunday 930-1030am Wake Sq A Final
         
PeeWee        
         
9-May Monday 640-740pm Wake PW  
9-May Monday 750-850pm Wake PW  
13-May Friday 715-815pm Wake PW  
13-May Friday 830-930pm Wake PW  
14-May Saturday 830-930am Wake Squirt/PW Goalies
14-May Saturday 1245-145pm Forest PW  
14-May Saturday 200-300pm Forest PW  
15-May Sunday 815-915am Wake PW Final
         
Bantam        
         
10-May Tuesday 640-740pm Wake Bant  
10-May Tuesday 750-850pm Wake Bant  
14-May Saturday 945-1045am Wake Bant/U16/U18 Goalies
14-May Saturday 1100-1200pm Wake Bant  
14-May Saturday 1215-115pm Wake Bant  
15-May Sunday 830-930am Forest Bant  
15-May Sunday 945-1045am Forest Bant  
15-May Sunday 130-230pm Forest Bant Final
         
Midget U16        
         
15-May Sunday 1215-115pm Forest U16 
12-May Thursday 615-715pm Wake U16  
12-May Thursday 730-830pm Wake U16  
14-May Saturday 945-1045am Wake Bant/U16/U18 Goalies
14-May Saturday 700-800pm Forest U16  
14-May Saturday 815-915pm Forest U16  
15-May Sunday 1100-1200pm Forest U16  
15-May Sunday 245-345pm Forest U16 Final
         
Midget U18        
         
10-May Tuesday 700-800pm Forest U18  
14-May Saturday 945-1045am Wake Bant/U16/U18 Goalies
14-May Saturday 630-730pm Wake U18  
15-May Sunday 345-445pm Wake U18 Final
         
Girls U12        
         
11-May Wednesday 615-715pm Wake U12 Girls
14-May Saturday 315-415pm Forest All Girls Goalies
14-May Saturday 430-530pm Forest U12/U14 Girls 
15-May Sunday 1045-1145am Wake U12 Girls
         
Girls U14        
         
11-May Wednesday 730-830pm Wake U14 Girls
14-May Saturday 315-415pm Forest All Girls Goalies
14-May Saturday 430-530pm Forest U12/U14 Girls 
15-May Sunday 1200-100pm Wake U14 Girls
         
Girls U16        
         
11-May Wednesday 600-700pm Forest U16 Girls 
14-May Saturday 315-415pm Forest All Girls Goalies
14-May Saturday 545-645pm Forest U16/U19 Girls
15-May Sunday 115-215pm Wake U16 Girls 
         
Girls U19        
         
11-May Wednesday 715-815pm Forest U19 Girls
14-May Saturday 315-415pm Forest All Girls Goalies
14-May Saturday 545-645pm Forest U16/U19 Girls
15-May Sunday 230-330pm Wake U19 Girls

 


by posted 04/21/2016
Junior Hurricanes Lobster Bake and Golf Fundraiser

 

 

Please join us for a fun day of golf, good company and great food all while supporting your Junior Hurricanes!!! This event is not just for the golfers, but for the entire family! In addition to the golf scramble there will be live music and plenty of kids games followed by a catered lobster bake. Details are below as well as in the attached PDF link. Feel free form a foursome now or join up with a group that day. Everyone is welcome so help us spread the word and we hope to see you on May 14th!!!

 

Detailed PDF Link

Online Registration Link

 

WHEN: Saturday, May 14th - Golf Noon - 6:00 p.m., Lobster Bake 6:30 - 11:00 p.m.

 

WHERE: GOLF - Heritage Golf Club - 1250 Heritage Club Avenue, Wake Forest, NC 27587

               DINNER - Heritage View Club - 1037 Marshall Farm Street, Wake Forest, NC 27587

 

SUPPORT: $175 for Golf and Lobster Bake, $100 for Lobster Bake Only per adult and $40 per child (if having lobster)

 

EVENT DIRECTOR: Keith Gleason (Junior Hurricanes Father and Coach)

 

RSVP: Text Keith Gleason at 207-975-3547 or email him at

 

*Proceeds will fund the 2016-2017 Junior Hurricanes Girls and Boys Academic/Hockey Scholarships


by posted 04/18/2016
Financial Aid Application Available for the 2016 - 2017 Season

 

The Junior Hurricanes financial aid application process is now open for the 2016 – 2017 Season. The process below identifies the procedure for financial aid awards to Raleigh Youth Hockey Association members for available funding for 2016 – 2017 season. Prospective recipients must submit to the VP of Finance the completed financial aid application along with all requested information.  The Financial Aid Request Procedure and Financial Aid Application are located at the links below. Please note the deadlines. Any questions should be directed to Lori Parro, VP of Finance at .

 

Financial Aid Request Procedure

 

Financial Aid Application

 

Key Dates:

AAA Deadline – April 8, 2016

AA/A Deadline – May 12, 2016

Girls Deadline – May 12, 2016

A single grant application will be considered per player (or family, if multiple players registered).


by posted 04/05/2016
Congratulations to our Jr Hurricanes and Culotta Award Winners

 

 

Congratulations to Logan Cox and Riley Johnson for winning our Junior Hurricanes and Buzz Culotta Awards!!!

 

Junior Hurricanes Scholar-Athlete Award

Award Amount:  $2,500

Junior Hurricanes Players Eligible for Award:  High school juniors and seniors.

Award Criteria:  This is a merit based scholarship. The award recipient shall be the player who over the course of the year has most strongly demonstrated:  a superior record in his or her academics; the core values of Junior Hurricanes in his or her hockey play—namely, commitment, hard work, passion, integrity, sportsmanship, team work, having fun, and respect; and participation in volunteer community activities as consistent with his or her academic and hockey commitments. 

Use of Award Funds:  Each winner will use the award funds use the award funds for his or her formal education (e.g., tuition, school fees or books).

 

This year’s winner is Riley Johnson. Riley plays for the Junior Hurricanes U16 AAA National team. His team just won districts and they are on their way to the National Championship tournament in California. Riley is a junior at Wakefield High School in Raleigh, NC. Riley is carrying a weighted 4.3 GPA, he is also enrolled in several Honors and AP Courses and is an active volunteer with Triangle Special hockey for the past 6 years. Congratulations to Riley Johnson.

(pictured from left to right) Steve Henley, Riley Johnson and Dan Hollis

 

Coach Buzz Culotta Scholar-Athlete Award

Buzz Culotta, who died much too early at the age of 49 in 2014, coached in the Junior Hurricanes program for eight years. He had an unsurpassed passion for the game and devotion to his players. But, he also had a passion for education and always encouraged his players to pursue academic excellence just as they had pursued excellence on the ice. This award is given by Buzz's family and friends in his honor. 

Award Amount:  $2,250

Junior Hurricanes Players Eligible for Award:  High school juniors and seniors.

Award Criteria:  This is a merit based scholarship. The award recipient shall be the player who over the course of the year has most strongly demonstrated:  a superior record in his or her academics; the core values of the Junior Hurricanes in his or her hockey play—namely, commitment, hard work, passion, integrity, sportsmanship, team work, having fun, and respect; and participation in volunteer community activities as consistent with his or her academic and hockey commitments. 

Use of Award Funds:  Each winner will use the award funds for his or her formal education (e.g., tuition, school fees or books) and/or his or her hockey development (e.g., hockey camp fees, personal hockey instruction, RYHA fees).

 

This year’s winner is Logan Cox. Logan played for the Junior Hurricanes U16 AAA American team this past season. He has is a junior at Jurius H. Rose High School in Greenville, NC. Logan is carrying a weighted 4.7 GPA, he is enrolled in several Honors and AP Courses and is an active volunteer in the youth hockey community. Congratulations to Logan Cox.

(pictured from left to right) Logan Cox, Laura Culotta and James Gates

 

Congratulations to both winners!!!


by posted 03/27/2016

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