KVHA's Girls Hockey Program
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Mitch was selected in the 2016 NAHL Draft this summer by the New Jersey Titans. Mitch, a 6'4'' forward, has been skating with the KV Rebels for 12 years. Influential Coaches include Craig England and Ed Knighton as well as Skills Trainer Anatoliy Buliga. However, he had many great KV coaches over the years including:
Ron Skarzynski, Bob Harde, Gil Odoherty, Kurt Heier, Nelson Turnage, Dan Gardiner, Joe McPhail and Rob Toth.
One of Mitch's favorite memories at KV was scoring the game winning goal over Allen Park to win Silver Sticks. Please join KVHA in wishing Mitch the best in his next hockey endeavor.
New for the 2016-2017 Fall/Winter Season: Player Packets are available for downloading here.
For Travel and Ravens Players, please download and complete the forms, and return to your team manager or head coach.
For House Players, please download and complete the forms, and return at Evaluation skate(s).
For Little Rebels Players, please download and complete the forms, and return to the KVHA office.
Registration for the KVHA 2016-2017 Fall/Winter Season is now open. Registration does not carry over from the previous season and must be completed each year for the Fall/Winter Season. New for the 2016-2017 Fall/Winter Season, the Registration Fee Schedule is as follows:
All KVHA registrations will be online and can be paid using a credit card or debit card (Discover, Mastercard, and Visa).
Players will be prioritized based on their paid registration date and time, meaning that players with earlier registrations will be placed first. Returning KVHA players, and their family members, registering before June 30th, 2016 will be given priority over new players.
Please click on the following link to begin the registration process. If you created a website account in the past, you can use the same username and password this season. House ice fees are available to view after you click to register. Registration fees are non-refundable, unless the player is not offered a spot on any KVHA team before December 31st, 2016.
For future planning, House Conditioning Skates will be Tuesday, August 2nd, and Thursday, August 4th. House Player Evaluations will be Saturday, August 6th, Sunday, August 7th, and Saturday, August 13th.
Registration is now open for the 2016-2017 Fall/Winter Season.
Please click on the link to register.
Play-Up Requests must be submitted no later than August 1st, 2016.
Play With A Friend (Mini-Mite & Mite only) requests must be submitted no later than the August 15th , 2016.
Requests submitted after the deadline dates will not be honored.
Use this form to make a formal request for a House player to play-up a division. You must register with KVHA for the 2016-2017 Fall/Winter Season BEFORE submitting a "Play-Up" request". Click on the link for the "Play-Up" request form. The deadline to submit a Play-Up request is Monday, August 1st, 2016. Requests submitted after the deadline date will not be honored.
This program is for the Mini-Mite and Mite Divisions only. You must register with KVHA for the 2016-2017 Fall/Winter Season BEFORE submitting a "Play Hockey With A Friend" request. One request per player will be honored – please do not submit multiple requests. Click on the link for the "Play Hockey With A Friend" request form. The deadline to submit a "Play Hockey With A Friend" request is Monday, August 15th, 2016. Requests submitted after the deadline date will not be honored.
KVHA has 30 sets of starter hockey equipment. The equipment is geared for new players and includes everything except skates, stick, helmet, mouth guard, neck guard, and a sports cup. KVHA will have 15 sets of the “Small” size (approximate ages 4-6) and 15 sets of the “Large” size (approximate ages 6-8).
This equipment will be rented for the 2016-2017 Fall/Winter Season on a first come, first serve basis. A deposit of $100 is due at the time of rental. The equipment must be returned at the end of the season in good, clean condition. If the equipment is returned by April 3rd, 2017, in good, clean condition, a refund of $75 will be mailed in the form of a reimbursement check.
KVHA will be offering beginner Rental Equipment for the 2016-2017 Fall/Winter Hockey Season. You must register with the Kensington Valley Hockey Association (KVHA) for the 2016-2017 Fall/Winter Season BEFORE requesting Rental Equipment. Please click on the following link to request Rental Equipment.
Note: If you are currently in possession of equipment used during a previous season, you must complete the Loaner Equipment Request to use the equipment again during the 2016-2017 Fall/Winter Season.
2016-2017 Fall/Winter Ice payment options are NOT available at this time. Please note, ice fees may increase between 2%-5% for the 2016-2017 Fall/Winter season; this will be the first increase in three seasons. Please check back on the KVHA Home page when ice fee season payments go live. A payment link is not available at this time.
Kensington Valley Hockey Association offers a House Hockey Program consisting of the following Divisions: Mini Mite (age 5 & 6), Mite (age 7 & 8), Squirt (age 9 & 10), PeeWee (age 11 & 12), Bantam (age 13 & 14), and Midget (15 & 16). Peewee, Bantam, and Midget teams will participate in the Little Caesar's league and does require limited traveling. Approximate Ice time alotted for each division is listed below;
At the end of the regular season, all teams in each division go into a playoff tournament.
Players must be registered with USA Hockey and KVHA to attend the Conditioning and Evaluation Skates. KVHA will not be able to register your player at the actual Conditioning and Evaluation Skates. Please make sure to register your player before arriving at the rink.
Conditioning Skates are scheduled for August 2nd and August 4th. Evaluation Skates are scheduled for August 6th, August 7th, and August 13th.
Players are encouraged to attend all of the scheduled sessions for their Division, however, are required to attend at least one House Evaluation Skate. Players who have requested to Play-Up are required to attend at least one Evaluation Skate at their current level and one Evaluation Skate at the requested Play-Up level.
For the Evaluation Skates, please allow ample time to check in at the KVHA Registration Table and dress to be on the ice at the start time. Jersey sizing will be done at the Evaluation Skates, either before or after the evaluation – your choice. Please make sure you don’t leave the building until your player has been sized for a jersey. If your player leaves before getting sized, it could delay jersey delivery.
Full hockey gear is required for the Conditioning and Evaluation Skates, and includes the following:
If you have any questions, please contact the KVHA Office at (810)229-6087.
|08/02/2016||Tuesday||6:00PM||KVIH South||Mini-Mite Conditioning|
|08/04/2016||Thursday||6:00PM||KVIH South||Mini-Mite Conditioning|
|08/06/2016||Saturday||8:15AM||KVIH North||Mini-Mite Evaluations|
|08/07/2016||Sunday||8:15AM||KVIH North||Mini-Mite Evaluations|
|08/13/2016||Saturday||8:15AM||KVIH North||Mini-Mite Evaluations|
|08/02/2016||Tuesday||6:15PM||KVIH North||Mite Conditioning|
|08/04/2016||Thursday||6:15PM||KVIH North||Mite Conditioning|
|08/06/2016||Saturday||9:45AM||KVIH North and South||Mite Evaluations|
|08/07/2016||Sunday||9:45AM||KVIH North and South||Mite Evaluations|
|08/13/2016||Saturday||9:45AM||KVIH North and South||Mite Evaluations|
|08/02/2016||Tuesday||7:00PM||KVIH South||Squirt Conditioning|
|08/04/2016||Thursday||7:00PM||KVIH South||Squirt Conditioning|
|08/06/2016||Saturday||11:15AM||KVIH North and South||Squirt Evaluations|
|08/07/2016||Sunday||11:15AM||KVIH North and South||Squirt Evaluations|
|08/13/2016||Saturday||11:15AM||KVIH North and South||Squirt Evaluations|
|08/02/2016||Tuesday||5:45PM||KVIH East||Pee Wee Conditioning|
|08/04/2016||Thursday||5:45PM||KVIH East||Pee Wee Conditioning|
|08/06/2016||Saturday||12:45PM||KVIH North and South||Pee Wee Evaluations|
|08/07/2016||Sunday||12:45PM||KVIH North and South||Pee Wee Evaluations|
|08/13/2016||Saturday||12:45PM||KVIH North and South||Pee Wee Evaluations|
|08/02/2016||Tuesday||6:45PM||KVIH East||Bantam Conditioning|
|08/04/2016||Thursday||6:45PM||KVIH East||Bantam Conditioning|
|08/06/2016||Saturday||8:15AM||KVIH South||Bantam Evaluations|
|08/07/2016||Sunday||8:15AM||KVIH South||Bantam Evaluations|
|08/13/2016||Saturday||8:15AM||KVIH South||Bantam Evaluations|
|08/02/2016||Tuesday||6:45PM||KVIH East||Midget Conditioning|
|08/04/2016||Thursday||6:45PM||KVIH East||Midget Conditioning|
|08/06/2016||Saturday||2:15PM||KVIH North||Midget Evaluations|
|08/07/2016||Sunday||2:15PM||KVIH North||Midget Evaluations|
|08/13/2016||Saturday||2:15PM||KVIH North||Midget Evaluations|
|08/06/2016||Saturday||2:15PM||KVIH South||Girls Only Skate|
|08/07/2016||Sunday||2:15PM||KVIH South||Girls Only Skate|
|08/13/2016||Saturday||2:15PM||KVIH South||Girls Only Skate|
YOU MUST BE REGISTERED WITH USA HOCKEY AND THE KENSINGTON VALLEY HOCKEY ASSOCIATION IN ORDER TO ATTEND ANY OF THE KVHA CONDITIONING AND EVALUATION SKATES. KVHA WILL NOT BE ABLE TO REGISTER YOUR PLAYER AT THE ACTUAL CONDITIONING AND EVALUATION SKATES. PLEASE MAKE SURE TO REGISTER BEFORE ARRIVING AT THE RINK.
The Kensington Valley Hockey Association still has spots available on our 14U, 12U, and 10U Tier 3 teams. We are welcoming all girls age 14 and under to come on out and learn about our program and skate with Ravens. We have 3 skates set up on Aug 6th, 7th, and 13th at 2:15 pm. Please click on the Ravens page for further details and information on the Ravens program. For new or interested players contact the KV Hockey Director, at email@example.com, for registration information. Hockey instills lifelong values for the girls such as, self-confidence, importance of fair play, physical fitness and team work. We provide a positive environment to teach the basic skills of hockey in an all-girl setting. Your family will experience friendships that will last forever as well as fun and memorable moments both on and off the ice. Join us for the skate, meet and talk to the coaches and get your questions answered. Kensington Valley Ice House (10540 Citation Dr Brighton, MI 48116). Please email Dave at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
KVHA will be hosting a FREE ADM Skating and Information Clinic for Mini-Mite and Mite House Players only. Players must be registered as a Mini-Mite or Mite player with KVHA for the 2016-2017 Fall/Winter Season in order to participate in the clinics.
You must register at the link below – registration will close on August 8th.
The program will be run by Bob Mancini, USA Hockey ADM Regional Manager. Players will participate in an ADM practice and parents will have the opportunity to learn about ADM and ask any and all questions they have. The schedule is as follows:
Families will get the most out of the sessions by accessing the ADM Information link below. You are encouraged, invited, and asked to come to the sessions with any and all questions. Full hockey gear is required.
Goalie clinics are being offered by KVHA for those who are considering playing Goalie at the House, Travel, and Ravens Mite, Squirt, Pee Wee, and Bantam level. The Goalie Clinics are perfect for both extra training or an introduction to "Try It Out".
Players must be registered with KVHA for the 2016-2017 Fall/Winter Season in order to participate in the clinics. This means that players must register with KVHA for the 2016-2017 Fall/Winter Season BEFORE registering for the Goalie Clinics.
Registration fee is $15 per player, per clinic. Registration is now available for the Goalie Clinics. Please click on the link below to register your player. You will have the opportunity to pay for the clinic during the on-line registration process. KVHA accepts MasterCard, Visa, and Discover.
If you want to have a fun, rewarding hockey season, give coaching a try and volunteer to be a Head Coach for the 2016-2017 Fall/Winter season! Interested candidates should apply at the link below.
Questions should be directed to the KVHA House Director, Ryan LaChance, at email@example.com.
|Birth Year||Division||Team||Head Coach|
|2007||Squirt A||Rebels||Jimmy Sokol|
|2007||Squirt A||Renegades||Mike Benoit|
|2006||Squirt AA||Rebels||Ken Alexander|
|2006||Squirt AA||Renegades||Jay Storm|
|2005||Pee Wee A||Rebels||Tim Sellis|
|2005||Pee Wee A||Renegades||John McDermott|
|2005||Pee Wee A||Raiders||Dave Patterson|
|2004||Pee Wee AA||Rebels||Marc Pouliot|
|2004||Pee Wee AA||Renegades||Russ Ciesielski|
|2004||Pee Wee AA||Raiders||Pat Marody|
|2003||Bantam A||Rebels||Michael Wainwright|
|2003||Bantam A||Renegades||Matt Krusniak|
|2003||Bantam A||Raiders||Kevin O'Connell|
|2002||Bantam AA||Rebels||Lance Lumpiesz|
|2002||Bantam AA||Renegades||Brad Dedrick|
|2000-2001||Midget A||Rebels||Dan Gardiner|
|2000-2001||Midget A||Renegades||Brad Smith|
|2000-2001||Midget A||Raiders||Joe Kocur|
|1998-1999||Midget AA||Rebels||Dan Bender|
KVHA Office Hours for July 2016:
KVHA Youth Leagues
During The Months of September through March
September through March the Kensington Valley Hockey Association (KVHA) administers all Youth League Hockey Programs.
During the Spring months, the Kensington Valley Hockey Association (KVHA) administers the Youth League Travel Program.
The Kensington Valley Hockey Association (KVHA) Office is conveniently located at the Kensington Valley Ice House (KVIH) in Brighton, at the back of the lobby, behind the concessions.
For more information or questions on youth related programs during September through March, please contact:
KVIH Youth Leagues
During the Months of April through August
April through August the Kensington Valley Ice House (KVIH) administers all House Youth League Hockey Programs.
For more information or questions on youth related programs during April through August, please contact:
...that KVHA is a non-profit, volunteer based organization, commited to the kids it serves. All KVHA Board Members are volunteers and are not paid in any way for the time they donate to the Association.
...that KVHA is not a part of the Kensington Valley Ice House or Hartland Sports Center other than as a customer.
...that 100% of KVHA fees are returned to it's members in the services the Association provides.
The Kensington Valley Hockey Association (KVHA), a Non-Profit 501(c)(3) Organization, is committed to developing youth sports. We offer area youth an opportunity to participate in an exciting, challenging sport while emphasizing camaraderie, sportsmanship and fun. KVHA provides a competitive environment of learning and good sportsmanship at all skill levels for both boys and girls in the sport of hockey. This is possible through the outstanding efforts of you, our volunteers. The Coaches, Managers, Administrators and other Support Staff are the backbone of our association. We thank those for their commitment and dedication to the greatest sport in the world: HOCKEY!