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Competitive/Travel Level Tryout Information

Tryout Reminders

Please check back frequently for up to date info: 

  •  Check the schedule below to know when your level tryout is being held. 
  • Part Time Goalie/Skater?  Please plan on attending the Goalie Tryout Session and then skate as a skater during your levels evaluation. You may be asked to be a goalie in scrimmages in one session and then skate the other session when tryouts move into the two pools. 
  • Bring your signed FORMS!  These can be found below. They must be turned in before players take the ice. 
  • All tryouts are closed to viewing
  • Saturday, Sept. 26 is a NO scoring session
  • Scoring sessions will begin on Sunday, Sept. 27
  • Unexcused absences for a scoring session will result in a zero for that session. 

2020-2021 Tryout Schedule

Tryout Reminders: 

Most of these are also stated in the Tryout Governance document you will find below. Please read the full document for a refresher on the tryout process! 

·         No spectators are allowed in the arena during tryouts – no exceptions

·         No one other than arena staff, players for the sessions, evaluators and volunteers helping with locker rooms, etc. are allowed in the building.  HDC and Board members that are not scheduled to work/help are also not allowed in the building.

·         No excuses for missed sessions or conflicts.  A signed doctor excuse for illness or injury related to COVID-19 is all that will be accepted, this includes a COVID-19 exposure.  The HDC will not consider any other excuses or requests for exceptions. 

 

Goalie Tryout Schedule

Day Date Location Start End Group Session
Sun 27-Sep WIA 10:00 11:00 All Skills
Goalies will participate in the above goalie-specific session (all levels) and will participate in at least one session for every tryout day for their level starting Sep 26th. A detailed schedule will be emailed to goalie families approximately 1 week before tryouts.
             
Bantam Tryout Schedule
Day Date Location Start End Group Session
Sat 26-Sep WIA 6:45 PM 7:45 PM A-K Pre-Tryout Skate
Sat 26-Sep WIA 8:00 PM 9:00 PM L-Z Pre-Tryout Skate
Sun 27-Sep WIA 6:45 PM 7:45 PM L-Z Small Area Games
Sun 27-Sep WIA 8:00 PM 9:00 PM A-K Small Area Games
Mon 28-Sep WIA 7:30 PM 8:30 PM A-K 3v3 scrimmages
Mon 28-Sep WIA 8:45 PM 9:45 PM L-Z 3v3 scrimmages
Thu 1-Oct WIA 7:00 PM 7:45 PM TBD 5v5 scrimmage 1
Thu 1-Oct WIA 8:00 PM 8:45 PM TBD 5v5 scrimmage 1
Sat 3-Oct WIA 5:15 PM 6:00 PM TBD 5v5 scrimmage 2
Sat 3-Oct WIA 6:15 PM 7:00 PM TBD 5v5 scrimmage 2
             
Peewee Tryout Schedule
Day Date Location Start End Group Session
Sat 26-Sep WIA 4:15 PM 5:15 PM A-L Pre-Tryout Skate
Sat 26-Sep WIA 5:30 PM 6:30 PM M-Z Pre-Tryout Skate
Sun 27-Sep WIA 4:15 PM 5:15 PM M-Z Small Area Games
Sun 27-Sep WIA 5:30 PM 6:30 PM A-L Small Area Games
Mon 28-Sep WIA 5:00 PM 6:00 PM A-L 3v3 scrimmages
Mon 28-Sep WIA 6:15 PM 7:15 PM M-Z 3v3 scrimmages
Thu 1-Oct WIA 5:00 PM 5:45 PM TBD 5v5 scrimmage 1
Thu 1-Oct WIA 6:00 PM 6:45 PM TBD 5v5 scrimmage 1
Sat 3-Oct WIA 3:15 PM 4:00 PM TBD 5v5 scrimmage 2
Sat 3-Oct WIA 4:15 PM 5:00 PM TBD 5v5 scrimmage 2
             
Squirt Tryouts Schedule
Day Date Location Start End Group Session
Sat 26-Sep WIA 11:15 AM 12:15 PM A-G Pre-Tryout Skate
Sat 26-Sep WIA 1:45 PM 2:45 PM H-L Pre-Tryout Skate
Sat 26-Sep WIA 3:00 PM 4:00 PM M-Z Pre-Tryout Skate
Sun 27-Sep WIA 12:30 PM 1:30 PM M-Z Small Area Games
Sun 27-Sep WIA 1:45 PM 2:45 PM H-L Small Area Games
Sun 27-Sep WIA 3:00 PM 4:00 PM A-G Small Area Games
Tue 29-Sep WIA 5:00 PM 6:00 PM A-Ke 3v3 scrimmages
Tue 29-Sep WIA 6:15 PM 7:15 PM Kl-Z 3v3 scrimmages
Fri 2-Oct WIA 6:00 PM 6:45 PM TBD 5v5 scrimmage 1
Fri 2-Oct WIA 7:00 PM 8:00 PM TBD 5v5 scrimmage 1
Sun 4-Oct WIA 1:45 PM 2:45 PM TBD 5v5 scrimmage 2
Sun 4-Oct WIA 3:00 PM 4:00 PM TBD 5v5 scrimmage 2
             
U10 Tryout Schedule
Day Date Location Start End Group Session
Sat 26-Sep WIA 10:00 AM 11:00 AM All Pre-Tryout Skate
Sun 27-Sep WIA 11:15 AM 12:15 PM All Small Area Games
Tue 29-Sep WIA 7:30 PM 8:30 PM All 3v3 scrimmages
Fri 2-Oct WIA 5:00 PM 5:45 PM All 5v5 scrimmage 1
Sun 4-Oct WIA 4:15 PM 5:15 PM All 5v5 scrimmage 2

 

If you have questions please contact Roger Del Fiacco at rpdf@yahoo.com AND Steve Bertossi  at bigbert22@mchsi.com


Tryouts and COVID-19

Please be sure to read through the COVID-19 polices put in place by the Waconia Ice Arena before tryouts! 


Tryout Gear Reminders

Please remember the following when dressing for tryouts:

1. ALL hockey gear is mandatory - including Neck and Mouth Guards. If not worn, player's score for that session will be 0. 

2. Jersey and Socks must be WHA colors - Gold, White, Purple or Black. 

3.  No jersey's with names or nicknames on them. 

4. Non-WHA logos need to be removed or not worn on helmets, jersey or socks. 

Important Documents

These need to be turned in PRIOR to your skater taking the ice!