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2020 Futures Camp Announcement

12/04/2019, 12:30pm EST
By RI Hockey

The New England District is excited to announce the 

Futures Development Camp


Boys & Girls 12 (2008) / 13 (2007)

The Futures Development Camp will be for the best 12 & 13 yr old hockey players in the New England District of USA Hockey. Players will tryout in their home state for an opportunity to be selected to attend this highly competitive development camp.

The Futures Development Camp will be on and off ice training sessions, skill development, and full games. 


Check out our video from last years camp: 



The training sessions will be led by USA Hockey national office personnel.

This camp will be the player’s first introduction to the USA Hockey National Development process, which begins at 14U.

The camp will be held March 27-29, 2020 in Burlington, Vermont.  The cost per player will be $150.00. 

Stay tuned for try-out information from your local affiliate/state.  More details will be provided to the players selected to the camp in early February 2020.

2020 NED Camp Evaluations Announced!

12/04/2019, 12:00pm EST
By RI Hockey

2020 NED Camp Evaluations Announced!

2020 NED Camp

Evaluations Announced !

NED Camp Evaluations


Evaluations for the New England District Development Camp for players born in 2005, 2004, & 2003  have been set for Sunday November 17th & Sunday November 24th at Cranston Veterans Ice Arena 950 Phenix Ave. Cranston, RI 02921. 

Groups will skate at the following times:

2005 @ 6:10 PM

2004 @ 7:10 PM

2003 @ 8:10 PM

Only permanent residents of RI registered with USA Hockey are eligible to participate. Players must attend evaluation sessions to be selected by RI to attend the New England District camp. NO player will be allowed on the ice without proof of insurance!

Players attending out of state boarding schools are welcome to attend the evaluation, or they could have their school coach nominate them for an "at large" opportunity through the New England District Nominating Chair, Jim Nolin. Note that nomination by a coach will not guarantee an "at large" spot in the camp.

All participants must register and pay the fee here through this registration page.

All players selected are EXPECTED to attend the District camp dates which are:

16 and 17 Camps
Location: Massachusetts (Day Camp)
S16/S17 Camp, Late March (TBD)

14 and 15 Camps
Location: Camp, Keene State College, NH
S15 Camp, Late June (TBD)
S14 Camp, Early July (TBD)

During the camps our players will participate with and against the top players from Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont. These camps present an opportunity for our top Rhode Island players to have fun, show their skills and be evaluated for a potential opportunity to progress further in the USA Hockey Player Development Program. 

(S14) 2006 Birth Year Evaluations will be posted soon.


USA Hockey Implements Stronger Penalty For Hate Language

10/31/2019, 11:45am EDT
By RI Hockey

Dear USA Hockey member –

As the hockey season begins in full, we continue to receive reports of disturbing incidents involving racial and other derogatory slurs, behavior which is reprehensible and has absolutely no place in our game, especially around our children.

As you are all aware, USA Hockey has long had a Zero Tolerance Policy towards any type of abusive conduct  Read More Here