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2018-19 Fall Travel and House League Hockey Information

2018 Conditioning Clinic Schedule - Updated 8/18

2018 Fall Tryout Schedule - Updated 8/15


Thank you Scott Sortal!

Thank you Scott Sortal for all of your work with the NBHL, your dedication to the players you coached, and the wealth of hockey knowledge passed on to all who have met you. We wish you all the best in your career as an educator at Mount Carmel High School!

Scott's last day with the NBHL will be Wednesday, August 15. Please be sure to wish him well on his new career path. 


2018-19 Fall Travel Coaching Slate

Level Head Asisstant Assistant
GBN Varsity Evan Poulakidas Paul Gauger Ben Stein
GBN JV Jeff Marks Mike Silenzi  
       
U16 Rich Blakey Dan Silenzi  
       
BTM 1 TBA Trevor Noonan  
BTM 2 Mike Silenzi Blake Raven  
BTM 3 Josh Weinstein Chris Merritt  
       
PW 1 Tim Edwardson Ricky Straka  
PW 2 Rob Newburg TBA  
PW 3 Mike Noonan Ben Stein  
PW 4 TBA TBA  
       
SQ 1 Rich Blakey Ben Rawlings  
SQ 2 Ted Renneman TBA  
SQ 3 Will Dodge Phil Argyris  
SQ 4 TBA TBA  

Welcome Administrative Director Rob Newburg

The NBHL would like to welcome Rob Newburg to the organization. Rob comes to us with over 18 years of coaching experience ranging from learn to skate through midgets.  Rob is currently entering his 7th year with the Chicago Wolves as the Youth Hockey Director and also previously worked for the Chicago Steel in the USHL.  Rob grew up playing youth hockey in the Chicagoland area and graduated from DePaul University.   Rob will be coaching a U12 team with the Bluehawks and also will be handling various administrative duties, Wishbone and other club activities.    Please be sure to introduce yourself to Rob this upcoming season. 
 


BACK TO HOCKEY BASH - AUGUST 26!


DISPLAY YOUR BLUEHAWKS & WARHAWKS PRIDE ON YOUR FRONT LAWN!

SAVE THE DATE - AUG. 26 & OCT. 12

BACK TO HOCKEY BASH - AUG. 26 from 3-6 pm

NBHL GOLF OUTING - OCT. 12 at Noon 

THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO MARCHED IN NORTHBROOK'S 4TH OF JULY PARADE


BLUEHAWKS WITH FESTIVE PARADE SIGNS!


A Step aHead Registration Now Open!

A STEP aHEAD REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

AHAI is excited to announce the 8th Year of the A Step aHead Program in conjunction with the Chicago Blackhawks, Athletico Physical Therapy and NorthShore University HeathSystem.
  • The goal of the A Step aHead Program is to educate the youth hockey community on concussion awareness, prevention and treatment as well as to provide FREE baseline neurocognitive testing to AHAI members.
  • A Step aHead testing is available for AHAI members ages 11-18 (12U through 18U/High School).
  • Click HERE to learn more about the A Step aHead Program and to REGISTER NOW!

All 12U through 18U/High School are required to complete a baseline test prior to September 1, 2018. Please keep your receipt/proof of the baseline test as you will be required to send a copy to the team manager. 


U16 OVERVIEW

Please click on the document below for information on the U16 NIHL team from Hockey Director Rich Blakey. 


Central States

The Northbrook Bluehawks are pleased to announce that the club was awarded Central States Developmental Hockey League teams at the Squirt and Peewee Major levels. We are looking forward to our teams competing in this highly competitive league. The philosophy of our club is not changing. Please stay tuned for more information about tryouts and the upcoming Fall Season for all of our teams in the next few weeks.


The 4000 Puck Challenge is back!

Travel Jersey Fitting - Thursday, May 24

Travel Jersey fitting is Thursday, May 24 at the Rink in the Multi Purpose Room. All 2009s and anyone else needing a larger jersey should attend. Please bring:
1. shoulder pads, 
2. three top number choices (odd #s for odd birth years and even #s for even birth years) and 
3. checks payable to NBHL for $220. If a player is not placed on a travel team, they will receive a full refund of the jersey cost. 
 
May 24 Schedule:
Squirts: 8:00-8:30pm
Peewees 8:30-8:45pm
Bantams 8:45-9:00pm
 
If you have a conflict on May 24, please contact Chris Nein: 
chrisnein@ameritech.net
 

SUMMER HOCKEY PROGRAM

Bluehawks summer hockey registration is now open. Please click on the link below to register for June Progressive Power Skating Clinics, Squirt Thursday Night Skating, Skills and Small Area Games, Peewee and Bantam July/August ON and OFF ice clinics and the August preseason day camp. 

As a reminder Bluehawks coaches run the Northbrook Park District Hockey Training Academy Summer Camp July 9th-August 10th. Registration is available on the park district website. Weekly sign up available.


CONGRATULATIONS PEEWEE AA, PEEWEE A2 RED & PEEWEE A2 BLUE - GLACIER INVITATIONAL CHAMPIONS!

CONGRATULATIONS PEEWEE A2 RED - My Hockey Chicago Spring Classic Champions!

CONGRATULATIONS SQUIRT AA, PEEWEE AA & A and BANTAM AA & A on your NIHL BANNERS!

SQUIRT AA - NIHL ELITE PRESIDENTS CUP

SQUIRT AA - NIHL ELITE CHAMPIONS

PEEWEE AA - NIHL ELITE SECOND PLACE BANNER

BANTAM AA - NIHL ELITE SECOND PLACE BANNER

BANTAM A - NIHL SILVER THIRD PLACE BANNER

PEEWEE A - NIHL GOLD B FOURTH PLACE BANNER


CONGRATULATIONS PEEWEE HOUSE NSYHL GOLD TIER 1 CHAMPIONS!


Girls Hockey

We are pleased to announce a full spring hockey program for girls ages 6-16.   For more information and to register please go to  www.warhawkshockey.com

WISHBONE INVITATIONAL 2018

Chicago Hockey Charity Classic

An All-Star Hockey game benefitting Special Olympics-Chicago Saturday August 25th @ 5:30pm MB Ice Arena, Chicago Blackhawks Community Rink