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Summer Hockey Programming July 7 - Aug 13

The Bluehawks summer hockey program runs from July 7 through August 13.  

Each age level will have ice between 5-8pm on Monday and Wednesday for 6 weeks at Glenview, NSIA  or Mt. Prospect Ice Arena. An Information sheet and registration will be posted shortly!

Pre-season skates for Fall Travel players will run August 16 through 27. Fall Travel Tryouts are August 29 through September 3.

LAST CHANCE for June 24-26 Tournament Teams!

Registration for June 25 - 27 (Muskegon, MI) is OPEN for just a few more days at the Squirt, Peewee and Bantam level. Cost for the tournament and 7 practices in June is $300 (goalies $150). Register below.

Summer Tournament Team Registration

Join the Bluehawks for our Summer Tournament Teams June 4-6 in Chicago and/or June 25-27 inMuskegon, Michigan! The Bluehawks will field a team at each of the Squirts, Peewees and Bantam levels.

June 4 - 6 Tournament Team Info Released Soon!

Those participating in the June 4-6 tournament team will receive information by May 10 with practice dates, team and coach information!

We are happy to field 6 teams for the June 4-6 weekend and share that everyone registered has a place to play.

Spring 2021 Teams

NBHL Spring Coaches

Mite 1:  Head Coach  - Ken Johnson       Asst - Mike Noonan

Mite 2: Head Coach - Ken Johnson         Asst - Tom Ennessy

Squirt 1: Head Coach - Rich Blakey         Asst - Stephen Dreher

Squirt 2: Head Coach - David Pukszta    Asst - Ryan Maximovic

Squirt 3: Head Coach - Bob Anderson     Asst - Eric Anderson

PW 1: Head Coach - Mike Silenzi               Asst - Kyle Federkins

PW 2: Head Coach - Kevin Memolo         Asst - David Wilcox

PW -N: Head Coach - Mike Noonan         Assts- Robert Bibbiano & Ron Carlstrom

PW -S: Head Coach - Mike Silenzi             Asst - Jordan Fliegel

Bantam 1: Head Coach - Ben Stein          Asst - Rob Schmidt

Bantam 2: Head Coach - Dan Silenzi       Asst - Tom Nolan

Nominating Committee Slate for Exec Committee 2021-2022

Congratulations to the 2021-2022 Executive Committee of the Board.  Seamus Caruso (President),  Chris Walsh (Vice President), and  Jason Taylor (House Director) were voted into their roles at the April 6, 2021 Board Meeting.

Returning Executive Committee members include Christine Lofland (Treasurer), Mark Sack (Registrar), Marcy Brajkovic (Travel Director), Jen McCabe (Secretary), and Brad Walker (now President Emeritus.)

Outgoing Executive Committee members  Mike Rosen and Mike Melnick, thank you for your tireless service to the Bluehawks!

Spring, Summer and Fall Hockey 2021 Key Dates

For the planners among us, here are the * KEY DATES*  for Bluehawks Hockey in 2021! More details will be released in the coming week!

  • June 1 - June 31  *NEW OFFERING* Tournament Team Play
  • July 2 - 5  Summer Break
  • July 7 - August 13  Summer Program
  • August 16 - 27  Pre-Season Skates
  • August 29 - September 3  Fall Season 2021-2022 Travel Tryouts

*Subject to slight changes

Bluehawks Doing Good in Our Community

A big THANK YOU to all who contributed to the healthy snack drive for the Hero Health Care Workers in our community. The donations of our generous Bluehawks families raised nearly $1,000! 

The Helping Hands committee of the Board (Heather Goldman and Brooke Jacobs) purchased healthy snack foods to Glenbrook Hospital and Lake Forest Hospital, and delivered them with several members of our Bluehawks teams.  Thank you for your contribution and supporting the hospital workers who are working so hard to keep everyone safe and healthy.

Bantam 1 NIHL Elite Champions!

Congratulations to the Bluehawks' Bantam 1 team, NIHL Elite regular season President's Cup and Playoff Champions!

Thanksgiving Wishbone Champions!

Congratulations to both the Bluehawks' Peewee 1 and Bantam 1 teams, Thanksgiving weekend Wishbone Invitational champions!

CCM World Invite Champions X 2!

Congratulations to both the Bluehawks' Peewee 1 and Bantam 1 teams, CCM World Invite champions! Click here to read an article on Northbrook Patch.

Congratulations to the Bluehawks’ Bantam 2 team, Mad City Veterans Cup champions!

Congratulations Bantam 1, 2019 Belle Tire Back to School Classic champions!

Bantam 1

5/23 End of Spring Party!

Come out and have some end of season fun and Kona Ice with your teammates and other Bluehawks players on May 23 from 11am-1:30pm at Meadowhill Park. Looking forward to ending our season with a bang!

Wow, Grill House!

What a turnout at Grill House for our fundraiser on 4/29! A special thanks to the wonderful and generous Grill House and Drivas family for hosting a hugely successful fundraising event!

Thank you to all of the Bluehawks families, friends and supporters for coming out and helping raise $1,817 for our program! Words are not enough to express our gratitude. Go Bluehawks!

Board Meeting

The next Board Meeting will be held Monday, May 10th @ 8pm in the main theater at the Leisure Center. Contact Seamus Caruso with questions.

NBPD has updated spectator rules at the NBPD Sports Center.

Out of State Travel Return to Ice Protocol

NBHL has issued the following guidance for travelers wishing to return to Bluehawks activities after traveling out of sate. Thank you in advance for following the rules and keeping our program healthy!

NBHL Golf Outing 9/11

Congratulations to everyone that participated in the NBHL  Scholarship Golf Outing 2020 at Anetsberger Golf Course on Friday.   

Special Congratulations to event winners: 

Longest putt #6 - Ryland Beban
Closest to the pin #3 - Jason Taylor

Thank you to all players and donors and the generosity of the NB Park District for making it possible.   100% of the proceeds go toward the NBHL Scholarship Fund.

Ryland Beban showing his prizes for Longest Putt

Junior Bluehawks for Our Youngest Players

North Shore Warhawks for Female Hockey Players!

Puck-handling & shooting drills at home

Coach Ken recommends these simple but effective puck-handling and shooting drills you can practice at home, no special equipment required.

Girls Hockey

Have a 6-16 year old girl who wants to play hockey with a girls team? For more information check out

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