LBYHs mission includes the following:
Provide a safe, healthy and fun environment in which to learn the game of hockey.
Offer boys and girls the opportunity to participate and play hockey in a manner that fosters sportsmanship and fair play through
Anticipated LBYH In-House Hockey Program Offerings for 2016 - 2017:
In-House Program - Birth Dates 2006 - 2011
Runs late October - mid-March
1 week night per week - 50 min. practice (Dec - Feb) at either Hayden Ice Rink in Lexington or The Edge in Bedford
Practices will comprise age-appropriate games and activities (developed by the ADM) designed to get players excited about coming to the rink, while also building skill.
1 game per week - played using ½ ice format to on Saturdays, between 9am and 12pm, emphasizing fun and skill development
Teams comprised of 13 players, with each placed on 1 of 3 lines according to ability. First line players will compete in a 3 vs. 3 format while second and third line players will compete 4 vs. 4. Each team will have one person playing as goalie each week.
Players enrolled in an LBYH travel team will be able to participate. Players on a travel or club hockey team outside of LBYH cannot play In-House.
End-of-Season Awards Banquet held after final playoff game, typically mid-March
Expected Total Cost of the In-House program is $TBD --- Prices subject to change depending on league cost.