If you have any specific questions as they pertain to the U18 Age Group please contact the U18 Age Group Director - Steve Neary - U18director@bvhs.ca
If you have questions about your child's grouping or anything to do with evaluations, please contact our U18 evaluation administrator - Jodi Robson - U18evals@bvhs.ca
BVHS Evaluations Policy and Guidelines
BVHS is committed to providing players an opportunity to grow as individuals and gain self-esteem through a positive hockey experience that emphasizes fun, participation, development, safety and respect.
Please reference the BVHS Evaluations Guidelines for the Grievance Process. Anyone wanting to file a Grievance, must complete the steps outlined in the document and submit the Grievance in person by 9:00am on October 2, 2022.
Please slide the grievance under the Bow Valley Hockey Society’s office door. Anyone who files a Grievance must also send an email to Trevor Morgan - email@example.com.
U18 Pathway Sessions
The U18 Pathway Sessions provide players with the opportunity to take part in three development sessions run by BVHS Coaches prior to taking part in the Skills Session # 1. These sessions are 100% optional to attend.
Skills Testing Information
The U18 age group will do the following drills for skills testing:
- Transition Skate with Puck
- Transition Skate without Puck
- 75 Foot Skate Forwards with Puck
- 75 Foot Skate Forwards without Puck
- 75 Foot Skate Backwards without Puck
- 75 Foot Skate Backwards with Puck Agility Weave without Puck Forwards (Forwards Only)
- Agility Weave with Puck Forwards (Forwards Only)
- Agility Weave Backwards without Puck (Defence Only)
- Agility Weave Backwards with Puck (Defence Only)
Goalie Evaluation Session Information
World Pro has provided these drills designed for U18 goalies.
Goalie Parent Evaluation Information
BVHS Goalie Parents Meeting
Meeting will take place through Zoom: September 8th, 2022 8:00-9:00pm
To join the meeting click the zoom link
Meeting ID: 813 4871 4973
Please note these schedules may change depending on registration numbers and the current situation regarding COVID 19.
Parents will receive an email prior to September 8th, 2022 outlining their child's Group for the Pathways Sessions and Skills Session # 1.
The BVHS website will be updated each night by 12:00 am. It is your responsibility to check the website to confirm your child's ice times for their next session. We will be posting the Evaluation Groupings on the website. Parents will also receive their Childs groupings via an email from Oneclick.
Final Placements and Coach Selections
The teams will be finalized on October 3, 2022.
Coaches will be selected and contacted on or before October 3, 2022.
Players will be contacted by their respective Head Coaches by October 3, 2022.
Practices could start as early as October 4, 2022.
Coach and Manager meeting will be October 6, 2022 at 8:00pm.