JSHA Selects Spring Hockey Program

2023 JSHA Selects Spring Program @ PC Arena 

We are excited to announce tryouts for our first annual Spring Hockey Program!
This 6 week camp is designed to introduce Utah hockey players to a cohesive, midwestern development model, supporting athletes of all skill levels, ages 10U through College & Junior.
  
TRYOUT REGISTRATION:
  1. Register by emailing  jack@jackskille.com with your athlete’s name and birth year.
  2. Pay the invoiced registration fee in the applicable amount.
  3. Show up for your tryout at PC Arena, located at: 600 Gillmor Way, Park City, UT.

 

Team

Tryout Dates

Tryout Times

Tryout Fee

10U (2014 & 2013)

4/4/2023 

5:30-6:30pm

$25.00

12U (2012 & 2011)

4/4/2023 & 4/6/2023

6:45-7:45pm

$45.00

14U (2010 & 2009) 

4/4/2023 & 4/6/2023

8-9pm

$45.00

16U (2008 & 2007)

4/4/2023 & 4/6/2023

8-9pm

$45.00

College & Junior Development

No Tryout 

N/A

N/A

 

 

 

    Spring JSHA Selects Information:

    • JSHA Selects program price includes each team’s tournament fee.
    • Flights & Hotels for tournaments are NOT included.
    • Each selected team member will receive a free practice jersey, handed out on the team’s first practice day.
    • After selection, player or goalie fee must be paid in full before the start of the 6-week spring program. 
    • Each player will be provided a JSHA Selects spring game uniform consisting of socks and a jersey. These game uniforms will need to be returned at the end of each team's tournament. Game uniforms will be provided the week-of each team’s tournament.

     

     

    Please refer to the charts below for more information on your athlete’s specific training schedule.

    10U  (Two teams selected: 30 skaters & 4 goalies total)

    Date, Time & Location

    Practice Schedule

    Description

    Team Cost 

    Goalie Cost

    April 10th-May 16th @PC Arena

    Mondays & Tuesdays 

    6:45-7:45pm

    (Mon) Skills Development Practice

    (Tues) Combined Group Scrimmage

    $395 

     

    FREE

    There are no tournaments for this age group. 

     

     

    12U Tournament Team (15 skaters & 2 goalies) 

    Date, Time & Location

    Practice Schedule

    Description

    Team Cost 

    Goalie Cost

    April 12th - May 18th

    @PC ARENA

    Wednesdays & Thursdays

    6:45-7:45pm

    (Wed) Skills Development Practice

    (Thurs) Combined Group Scrimmage

    $695

    $395

    One Hockey Las Vegas (May 26th-29th)

     

     

    12U Practice Team (15 Skaters & 1 goalie )

    Date, Time & Location

    Practice Schedule

    Description

    Team Cost 

    Goalie Cost

    April 12th - May 18th

    @PC ARENA

    Wednesdays & Thursdays

    6:45-7:45pm

    (Wed) Skills Development Practice

    (Thurs) Combined Group Scrimmage

    $495

    FREE

    This team will only practice and scrimmage during this 6 week program.

     

     

    14U Tournament Team (15 skaters & 2 goalies) 

    Date, Time & Location

    Practice Schedule

    Description

    Team Cost 

    Goalie Cost

    April 10th - May 16th

    @PC ARENA

    Mondays & Tuesdays

    8-9pm

    (Mon) Skills Development Practice

    (Tues) Combined Group Scrimmage

    $695

    $395

    One Hockey Las Vegas (May 26th-29th)

     

     

    14U Practice Team (15 Skaters & 1 goalie )

    Date, Time & Location

    Practice Schedule

    Description

    Team Cost 

    Goalie Cost

    April 10th - May 16th

    @PC ARENA

    Mondays & Tuesdays

    8-9pm

    (Mon) Skills Development Practice

    (Tues) Combined Group Scrimmage

    $495

    $250

    This team will only practice and scrimmage during this 6 week program.

     

     

    16U Tournament Team (15 skaters & 2 goalies) 

    Date, Time & Location

    Practice Schedule

    Description

    Team Cost 

    Goalie Cost

    April 12th - May 18th

    @PC ARENA

    Wednesdays & Thursdays

    8-9pm

    Skills Development Practice

     

    $695

    $395

    One Hockey Las Vegas (May 26th-29th)

     

     

    16U Practice Team (15 Skaters & 1 goalie )

    Date, Time & Location

    Practice Schedule

    Description

    Team Cost 

    Goalie Cost

    April 12th - May 18th

    @PC ARENA

    Wednesdays & Thursdays

    8-9pm

    Skills Development Practice

     

    $495

    $250

    This team will only practice and scrimmage during this 6 week program.

     

     

    College & Junior Development Group (5 weeks)

    Date, Time & Location

    Practice Schedule

    Description

    Team Cost 

    Goalie Cost

    April 14th - May 19th

    @PC ARENA

    *No Skate May 5th

    Fridays

    6:45-7:45pm

    Skills Development Practice

     

    $250

    FREE

     

     

     

    JSHA SPRING STAFF & BIOS

    JACK SKILLE

  • 14 seasons of professional hockey (NHL;AHL;KHL; Europe)
  • 5 years of youth coaching experience (10U-18U, Junior, College, and Professional levels)
  • 1 year as Director of Development for Park City Ice Miners Youth Organization
  • 1 season as head high school coach for Park City High School (2021-2022)
  • Valley Sports Academy Hockey Director in Eau Claire, WI (2022)
  • Player development for Long Beach Sharks NA3HL
  • Player development for Provo Predators USPHL
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    GEORGE CHALOS

  • 29 years of college, junior and youth coaching experience
  • Associate Coach - University of Utah (ACHA Men’s Div 1) (2021 - present)
  • President & Director of Hockey Operations - Long Beach Sharks (NA3HL) (2017-present)
  • USA Hockey NTDP Player Evaluation Committee (NYSAHA) (2015 - present)
  • Coach and Board Member: Park City Ice Miner Youth Organization 
  •  

     MIKE ADAMEK

  • 4 years Division 1 college at Lake Superior State University
  • 4 years of Junior A hockey (USHL/NAHL)
  • Nearly 100 games of professional hockey (Boise Steelheads, Utah Grizzlies, Tulsa Oilers)
  • 10 years of Tier 1 & Tier 2 coaching experience
  • Director of Hockey for Park City Ice Miners Youth Organization
  •  

     CARTER KOVAR

  • Tier 1 hockey experience starting at 15 years of age
  • 2 years of experience playing Junior hockey (USHL & NAHL)
  • Assistant coach for PCIM 16U runner-up National Championships 2021
  • Currently completing his degree at University of North Dakota
  • Hopes to continue to grow and develop as a hockey coach
  •  

     MATHEW PINDER

  • 4 years competing in Canadian Junior Hockey
  • 4 years Division 1 hockey at Royal Military College of Canada
  • Managing partner at Kingsmere Capital
  • PCIM 14U tier 2 assistant 2017-2018 season
  • PCIM 18U tier 2 assistant 2016-2017 season
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    TRAINING DESCRIPTION:
    Activities will vary according to age & skill level of groups.

     

    Edgework: Evasive skating tactics, glide teaching, lateral-shaves, mohawks, mohawk transitions, fwd/bkwd transitions, stride mechanics

    Puck-Control: edgework w/ puck, evasive puck-control tactics, wall-play maneuvers, puck protection, chest-to-chest battle tactics.

    Shooting: 1-touch & 2-touch shooting with the puck and off of receptions, changing the angle, pre-shot movement, net-drives, goal-scoring insights, shooting mechanics

    Passing: small area passing, sauce passing, passing off the heels, passing through the triangles, passing off of lateral movement, backhand receptions, 2-touch & 1-touch passing techniques, passing mechanics

    Tactical Teaching: Offense At Puck (OAP); Defense At Puck (DAP); Offense Away from Puck (OAwP); Defense Away from Puck (DAwP). 2v1; 2v2; 3v2; in-zone or off of the rush (OLDER GROUP ONLY)

    Cognitive: All the above placed in a small-area game setting. Restriction and Incentive-Based drills. Hockey-Awareness and space creation tactics. Provide the kids with the opportunity to apply what they have learned and figure out the puzzle on their own.