Votes have been counted and the Harford North Stars would like to welcome the following members to its Board.
President – Don Zugner
Registrar – Cate Kansler
Secretary - Vince Reiley
Masters of Arms – Mike Iles
Thank you to all the members who took the time to vote and please join us in congratulating our latest additions.
We are pleased to announce that the travel teams tryouts registration is now open. The Fee to try out is a non-refundable $125. Please see the calendar for dates and times of evaluations based on age groups. We encourage players to attend all evenings for their age group so that the evaluators have enough time for reviewing player’s skills.
Three North Star 8U Mite players, Caroline Geraci, Kimmie Mallon, and Reese Ives met the USA Women’s Gold Medal winners on Friday, March 2nd. The Gold medal winning USA Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team
On March 2, “select members of the USA Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team hosted a "meet and greet" for fans at Kettler Capitals Iceplex. Best part, the team hosted a free on-ice clinic for girls. Maybe one day, we’ll see our Harford North Star players up on the Olympic podium.
HNS Bantam A participated in the Ice Works President's Day tournament. They went 2-1-1 before participating in the champsionship game. They came back from a tough loss on Sunday night vs the Hollydale Hurricanes to beat them in the semi's the next morning stunning Hollydale. They played the Exton Kings in the finals; they fought hard but came up short making them runner up. Yosef Johnson was the team mvp in the tournament.
Next weekend, the team participates in the CBHL playoffs. Hoping to bring home the championship!
The Harford North Stars is non-profit organization that was formed in 1998. The HNS is a Tier II travel hockey and rec club based out of Ice World in Abingdon, Maryland. Our club fields teams from 8U (Mites) through U16/U18 (Midget) age groups.
Harford North Stars endeavors to provide opportunities for youth to participate in the competitive sport of Ice hockey while developing a lifelong passion for the game of hockey, developing their skills, and learning sportsmanship, and teamwork.
The Harford North Stars is currently affiliated with the Chesapeake Bay Hockey League (www.cbhl.org) and plays in the Baltimore, Washington D.C. metropolitan area in accordance with the rules of and guidelines of USA Hockey. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mailing Address: HNS, PO Box 373, Abingdon, MD 21009
Harford North Stars players are not only leaders on the ice but will be future leaders in the political arena. On Tuesday, January 9th, Gavin Donnelly, a 8U Mite player on Coach Chad Bowker’s team, introduced the Harford County’s Executive, Barry Glassman. Check out the Aegis article in the link below.
This weekend, the Bantam 1 Team competed in the Philly Pre Season Challenge. They played 5, tough games against opponents from NY, NJ and PA and ended up coming away undefeated, with the championship on Sunday afternoon vs the Pelham Penquins 5-2. Congratulations to the boys along with head coach Max Goodwin for their tournament win.
To help ensure the health and safety of young athletes, CDC developed the HEADS UP Concussion in Youth Sports initiative to offer information about concussions to coaches, parents, and athletes involved in youth sports. The HEADS UP initiative provides important information on preventing, recognizing, and responding to a concussion.
Harford North Stars encourages coaches, parents and others to take the free online course and learn more about the important issue of concussions.