Select Program – Knoxville Jr Ice Bears

COOL SPORTS & KAHA OFFER A SELECT PROGRAM FOR OUR REC LEAGUE FAMILIES WHO WANT TO EXPERIENCE SOME HOCKEY OUTSIDE OF KNOXVILLE BUT DON’T WANT THE FINANCIAL OR TIME COMMITMENT OF THE FULL TRAVEL PROGRAM.

 

 HOCKEY DIRECTOR – JIM HAVERSTROM

 The select program is run by Cool Sports Hockey Director Jim Haverstrom.

                            Jim brings a wealth of experience in training and 20+ years of youth

sports and successful hockey programs. Jim had previous stops in Orlando, FL as

                     the program director for the RDV Sportsplex, Colorado Springs as their

youth hockey director and the Panthers Ice Den in Florida.

Jim is also the ACE Coordinator for the Southeastern District.

CONTACT JIM

 

 

SELECT TEAM TRYOUT INFORMATION

2019 TRYOUT DATES: TBA

Select team tryouts will be held in the fall of 2019, after the Knoxville Jr Ice Bear travel tryouts.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

– KAHA & Cool Sports recommend the select program for any player enrolled in Rec/House programs who want additional program options, practices and out of town games.

  • You will need an active USA Hockey registration number to sign up and attend the tryout. You can check the status of your registration number here.
  • All players must be registered for a Cool Sports house rec program to be eligible for select.
  • The tryout fee for the 2019-2020 select season is $25. (If you previously tried out for our travel program, there is no additional select cost)
  •  A player selection committee formed by KAHA/Cool Sports will score each player at the tryout and work with head coach to determine rosters.
  • Participation in the try-out is mandatory for being considered for a team roster spot.
  • If you cannot attend tryouts you must contact the Hockey Director
  • Cool Sports is offering several TRAVEL PREP CLINICS and a weeklong day camp “Skills & Drills” featuring former NHL player development coach Jarrod Skalde this summer leading up to tryout dates.

SELECT TEAM OVERVIEW & COST- 2019/2020

Please note the cost figures below are approximations and a projection of the upcoming season. The cost reflected does not include tournaments, uniforms or other additional travel expense items.

PROGRAM

COST

PRACTICES

ADDITIONAL

COACH

NOTES

Mite Select $500

(cost is approximate & could fluctuate based on roster size)

10 total 2-3 tournaments

Friendly games.

TBA August 6th

Select travel schedule is based around rec league games.

Additional tournaments may be approved by hockey director.

Squirt Select $650

(cost is approximate & could fluctuate based on roster size)

10 – mix of full/half ice 2-3 tournaments

Friendly games.

TBA August 6th

Select travel schedule is based around rec league games.

Additional tournaments may be approved by hockey director.

Pee Wee Select $650

(cost is approximate &  could fluctuate based on roster size)

10 – mix of full/half ice 2-3 tournaments

Friendly games.

TBA August 6th

Select travel schedule is based around rec league games.

Additional tournaments may be approved by hockey director.

Bantam Select
(contingent on numbers and registered players)
$675

(cost is approximate &  could fluctuate based on roster size)

10 – mix of full/half ice 2-3 tournaments

Friendly games.

TBA August 6th

Select travel schedule is based around rec league games.

Additional tournaments may be approved by hockey director.