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Tryout Schedule Sept 2022

Posted by NCHA at Jul 30, 2022 6:52AM PDT ( 0 Comments )

2022 Tryout schedule (Please see attachment)

Please see details below :
– Tryout times, dates and/or divisions are subject to change (Please check website regularly for any updates).
– Checking clinic sessions for U14 player groupings will be announced at a later. This is optional to do.
– The Checking Clinic for* ALL* U14 aged players is mandatory in order to prepare for body contact in the upcoming season
– Tryout Skates and Checking Clinics will take place at the “Raymond Plourde Arena”
– Players must register (if you haven’t done this yet) using the following link:

The document September_2022_Tryout_Schedule-3.pdf was attached to this post.

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Tryout/prep skate registration

Posted by Andre Leduc at Jul 8, 2022 4:11PM PDT ( 0 Comments )

2022/23 Tryout and Prep Skate Registration

We are pleased to invite players to register for tryouts for the upcoming season.

*Players who are registering for AAA at the U15, U16, and U18 age levels are reminded that they will need to register with Sudbury Minor Hockey. When they open registration, we will share this with our membership.

Please carefully read and complete the registration form, found at the following link:

Tryout and Prep skate schedules will be shared in the near future.

Enjoy the rest of your summer, and we look forward to hosting tryouts following Labour Day weekend.


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Black to Navy Blue transitioning

Posted by NCHA at Jul 8, 2022 5:07AM PDT ( 0 Comments )

NCHA would like to announce that for the 2022/23 season we will be transitioning from Black to Navy Blue Jerseys, when purchasing new items, Navy should be the colour purchased. This colour scheme will be mandatory for the 2023/24 season. Pant shells will be included with player jerseys and socks this year. There will be a grace period for players to get the appropriate gear.


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Volunteer position - convenors

Posted by Andre Leduc at Jun 20, 2022 10:44AM PDT ( 0 Comments )

NCHA board of directors is in dire need of 5 convenors for the upcoming season. This is a volunteer position which would begin prior to Fall tryouts. As a convenor you would be working alongside one of our board members whom would be your mentor until such time as you would be comfortable in assuming the role in its entirety

The document NCHA_Policy__22_Conveners_Duties.pdf was attached to this post.


Nickel City is proud to announce our A/AA coaches for the 2022-2023 season.
U9 Shawn Sirman
U9 Jeff Mussen
U11A Tim McBride
U10AA Elliott Richardson
U11AA Jamie Bouchard
U13 A Steve Anstey
U12 AA Scott Bentley
U13AA Kevin O’Shaughnessy
U15 A Wade Maksymchuk
U14AA Corey Lafleche
U15AA Jason Reitze
U16AA Darryl Smith
U18 AA Shawn Barette

The Board of Directors had some very difficult decisions to make . We were very lucky to receive many applications from qualified and dedicated coaches. We thank all applicants for their time and dedication to Nickel City Hockey.

Nickel City Board of Directors